Registered Nurse - Anaesthesia Nursing (509609)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Feb 13, 2024
Medicine Full-time, Part-time, Flexible

Job Description:


The Department of Health are seeking applications for the role of Registered Nurse - Anaesthesia Nursing to join their team located at the Royal Hobart Hospital.

The Role:

The advertised position is for a PACU nursing role.

Note: - Please refer to the Statement of Duties for all the selection criteria of this position to address in your application.

The Hospital

The Royal Hobart Hospital (RHH) is the largest public hospital in the state and operates at a level 6 capability and provides acute inpatient and outpatient surgical services for the Tasmania Health Service Hospitals South (THS Hospitals South) and is the tertiary referral for complex patients from THS Hospitals North and THS Hospitals Northwest. The RHH provides elective and emergency surgical services for the THS Hospitals South.

The RHH is the tertiary referral centre for all surgical procedures with the exception of transplant surgery, complex paediatric surgery, paediatric cardiac surgery, major paediatric orthopaedic surgery and cochlear implant surgery.

Details of Appointment

Multiple, permanent, full time and part time, shift-worker position working up to 76 hours per fortnight, as and when required, commencing as soon as possible.

*Notwithstanding hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant

Salary: $75,902 - $102,908 per annum. Our Employer 11% superannuation contribution is on top of this amount.

You’ll have access to salary package a range of benefits including living expenses up to $9,010 + $2,650 in meal entertainment each FBT year + other benefits if eligible.

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

Applicants should note the following criteria are desirable:

  1. Previous experience in anaesthesia nursing roles in an operating theatre
  2. Relevant Post Graduate 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. crimes of violence
  2. sex related offences
  3. serious drug offences
  4. crimes involving dishonesty
  1. Identification check
  2. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

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 outlining your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the attached Statement of Duties.

Please note:

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

For more information contact -

Paul Geeves

Phone: (03) 6166 7468
Position: Associate Nurse Unit Manager (ANUM)

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