Registered Nurse - Medical Wards

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Comprising salary between $67 295 - $86 316 p.a. (f/t), or comprising salary rates $33.93 - $43.53 p.h. (p/t), employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (17.5%) (Nurse Grade 5) (Several permanent full time and permanent part time positions, hours negotiable, and several temporary full time and temporary part time positions, hours negotiable.. Applications will remain current for duration of vacancy). Job Ad Reference: CAB264148.

Vaccine Preventable Diseases (VPD) Requirements

It is a condition of employment for this role for the employee to be, and remain, vaccinated against the following vaccine preventable diseases during their employment:

  • Measles
  • Mumps
  • Rubella
  • Varicella (chicken pox)
  • Pertussis (whooping cough)
  • Hepatitis B


Further vaccinations may be required due to particular risks for a role; examples include:

  • Hepatitis A – Workers in regular contact with untreated sewerage
  • Q Fever – Research or Laboratory staff regularly handling specimens


All new employees who will be working in clinical areas must be assessed for their risk of tuberculosis and screening undertaken if required.


Existing staff that are engaged prior to 1 July 2016 are not subject to this condition of employment unless they apply for a role with VPD requirements that is with a different Queensland Health entity (ie one HHS to another HHS, Department to a HHS, or HHS to Department).


It is the purpose of this role to provide contemporary, individualised clinical care at a level commensurate with experience through application of nursing standards in accordance with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia’s National Competency Standards for the registered nurse. The successful person/s will demonstrate clinical and problem solving skills in the delivery of nursing care to medical patients/clients with complex and specialised needs within the scope of practice of the RN role. They will work collaboratively with the interdisciplinary teams and departments.


How to Apply:

For full details of this position, please ensure you download the Role Description and Information Package for Applicants for instructions on how to apply for this role.  If you have difficulty viewing this role description in .pdf format, please contact Metro North Recruitment to request it in .doc format.Please note that if the information requested in the ‘how to apply’ section is not provided you may not meet the requirements for further consideration of your application.  The Information Package for Applicants outlines pre-employment checks that will be undertaken for successful applicants.





18 January 2018
Location: Australia Queensland Brisbane - North
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.
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