Clinical Nurse - Child Health

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Children's Health Queensland Hospital and Health Service (CHQ HHS) is a recognised leader in paediatric healthcare, teaching and research. With a dedicated team of more than 4,000 people, our point of difference is in the way we provide care to children, young people and their families every day.

The Opportunity

  • Provide leadership in the clinical setting by promoting and delivering safe, competent and flexible child health nursing practice.
  • Direct client services for children and young people, individuals and groups, within the context of their family and community within the Children’s Health Service.
  • Demonstrate clinical and problem solving skills in the full scope of child health nursing practice for the 0-8 age group and their families/carers.

You also have the option to apply for advertised vacancies for permanent positions as they arise on the job search website.

For your application to be considered, please provide a written response and current CV (refer to page 3 of the Role Description).

 The Successful Candidate

  • A record of having a high level of interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills, incorporating a high level understanding of professional boundaries.
  • Able to function in complex situations whilst providing support and direction to Registered Nurses and other non-licensed nursing personnel.
  • Able to act as a role model for Registered Nurses and other non-licensed personnel in the provision of holistic care and to provide an environment that maximises learning opportunities.
  • An aptitude of flexibility and the ability to move seamlessly in and out of various teams within the service, encouraging collaboration and partnership.  To be able to function as an effective member of a multidisciplinary team.
  • Demonstrated scope of child health practice and experience in the provision of high quality care to children and families in the context of a child health service including the coordination of care in complex situations.

What CHQ HHS can offer

Apart from contributing to the development of Australia’s best paediatric health service, you will also benefit from a competitive remuneration package and a working environment which embraces professional development, builds capabilities and supports staff to maximise their health and wellbeing. Additional benefits include:

  • Up to 12.75% employer superannuation contribution
  • 17.5% annual leave loading
  • Salary packaging
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Work/life balance, variety and flexibility

 Click apply now or for more information, contact Sandi Phillips on (07) 3310 7731.

Job Ad Reference: H16CHQ220821

You can find out more about why it’s so great to work at CHQ HHS here ( ).

Some roles within Queensland Health are designated as ‘Vaccination Preventable Disease (VPD) risk roles’. A VPD risk role is a role in which the incumbent may be exposed to the risk of acquisition and/or transmission of a VPD. Please refer to the attached Role Description for more information and what requirements may exist.


21 June 2019
Location: Australia Queensland Brisbane Inner City,Brisbane - North,Brisbane - South,Brisbane - East,Brisbane - West
Work type:
Healthcare and Medical
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

This career opportunity is no longer open.
Please search for current vacancies here.

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