Registered Nurse - Child and Family Health Nurse (500883)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jul 16, 2021
Medicine Part-time

Job Description:


$66,421 to $91,807 pro-rata per annum in accordance with the Nurses and Midwives (Tasmanian State Service Agreement) 2019

  • Access to the Grade 4 salary range $82,129 - $86,857 is subject to successful application for progression to Grade 4.


Registered Nurse Grade 3-4


Nurses and Midwives (Tasmanian State Service) Award 2019

Period of Employment

Fixed term, part-time, day work, working 45.6 hours per fortnight commencing ASAP until 11 March 2022.

Fixed term, part-time, day work, working 38 hours per fortnight commencing ASAP until 11 July 2022.

Please note that hours may be negotiated with the successful applicants.




The Registered Nurse - Child and Family Health Nurse:

  • Consistent with ongoing experience strengthens health outcomes through the provision of safe quality, clinically appropriate nursing care in partnership with clients, their families and other health professionals within the child and family health practice area.

Nursing Care

  • Assess, plan, implement and evaluate health care in collaboration with individuals/groups, families and communities.

  • Practice in accordance with the NMBA codes and guidelines for registered nurses and midwives.

  • Involve families/significant others in the planning and implementation of child-centred health care.

  • Contribute to the maintenance and promotion of a safe work environment.

  • Understand and adhere to relevant legislation, policies and procedures.

  • Maintain accurate and objective documentation.

Essential Requirements

  • Registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia as a Registered Nurse

  • Current Driver’s Licence.

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:

a) Crimes of Violence
b) Sex Related Offences
c) Serious Drug Offences
d) Crimes involving dishonesty
e) Serious traffic offences

2. Identification check

3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check

4. Current Tasmanian Working with Children Registration

Desirable Requirements

  • Holds a recognised child and family health nursing qualification or is working towards same.

Applicants should note that, for a period of six months from the date of publication, this selection process may be used to fill subsequent or similar full time and part time vacancies.

Generic Registered Nurse - Child and Family Health Nurse G3-4 (June 2021) WWCT.pdf
Generic Registered Nurse - Child and Family Health Nurse G3-4 (June 2021) WWCT.doc
Applicant Guide.pdf
Applicant Guide.docx

How to apply

Apply Online. Please click the blue "Apply Now" button on this screen.
Applications will only be accepted online. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete an online application form, complete/upload your selection criteria responses and attach your resume. Please note that attachments must be in Microsoft Word or PDF format.

Referee details are submitted as part of the online application so make sure you have the contact details for two referees before applying.

Important information

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For further information contact

Jillian Zeeman
Nurse Unit Manager - CHAPS
Phone: 0458 356 757 or (03) 6777 1315
Email: [email protected]

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