Clinical Nurse Specialist - Community Rapid Response Service (524570)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Sep 5, 2023
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

The Role:

The Clinical Nurse Specialist role is a senior leadership role within the service, supporting Grade 3/4 Nurses to deliver care to clients in the Community. We are looking for Registered Nurses with demonstrated advance clinical skills to work within a service model that requires a rapid acute response to those in the community with an acute illness, injury or an exacerbation of a pre-existing complex and or chronic condition. The Clinical Nurse Specialist - Community Rapid Response Service (CNS):

If you are this person and would like to work in a dynamic, can do focused, team environment we want to hear from you!

Note: - Please refer to the Statement of Duties for a full list of the duties.

The Service:

Details of Appointment

Multiple Permanent, full time, shift-worker positions available, working 76 hours per fortnight commencing from November 2023.

Salary: $96,967 - $102,473 per annum + 11% superannuation + access to salary packaging

In addition, the following allowances calculated on the salaried incremental point may be available:


Successful applicants will be required to meet the essential criteria:

  1. Registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia as a Registered Nurse
  2. Current Drivers License

Applicants should note the following criteria are desirable:

  1. Post Graduate qualifications in Community Nursing or working towards a relevant postgraduate qualification.

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre‑employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer. The following checks are to be conducted:

  1. Conviction checks in the following areas:
  1. Identification check
  2. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

We encourage you to review the Applicant Guide, Statement of Duties, prior to applying for an overview of the duties, program, selection process and selection criteria.

Statement of Duties

Applicant Guide

How to Apply

Apply Online. Please click the "Apply" button on this screen. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete a 1-2 page application detailing your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the attached Statement of Duties.

Please note:

For more information (Contact Officer)

Lynn Sims

Position: NUM Community Specialist Services
Phone: 03 6464 3080

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