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Remote Area Nurse – Sunrise – Katherine Region

  • 6 weeks annual leave with 18% leave loading
  • Salary between $103,067 – $110,729 plus superannuation
  • Generous salary packaging

Sunrise Health Service Aboriginal Corporation (Sunrise), is seeking Remote Area Nurses to join their passionate and committed team in various locations within the Katherine Region.

Sunrise is a community-controlled health organisation providing comprehensive primary health care services through nine remote health centres, to some 4000 people living in the Katherine East Region. Being successful in the role, you will be a valuable part of the health care team providing comprehensive primary health care.

The Role
You will be able to demonstrate a strong background in delivering culturally safe health care, be tenacious, passionate and perform well under pressure. The role is based in a Sunrise health centre located in the Katherine region, and will require the successful applicant to relocate and live in community to deliver excellent healthcare.

  • The Remote Area Nurse (RAN) will therefore have a role in:
  • assisting the Health Centre Manager to implement the plans and directions as outlined in the organisation’s Business Plan;
  • building the capacity of Aboriginal Health Practitioner (AHP) staff to provide the highest possible standard of culturally appropriate health care;
  • working with other health care professionals, both internal and external to Sunrise, to achieve positive outcomes in overall levels of health and well-being within the community; and
  • working with others to provide acute care and accident and emergency care.

What’s In It For You?

  • 6 weeks annual leave with 18% leave loading
  • Full time role, short term contracts considered
  • Salary between $103,067 – $110,729 plus superannuation
  • Generous salary packaging
  • Relocation assistance up to $7,000 and subsidised accommodation to eligible candidates
  • Vehicle supplied for work purposes
  • Immerse yourself into the Katherine region and experience natural scenic wonders

What You Need to Apply:

  • Unrestricted working rights within Australia
  • Registered Nurse with current AHPRA registration
  • Proven broad, comprehensive primary health care experience with advanced clinical skills and competencies needed to work effectively in remote areas
  • Previous rural and remote Indigenous nursing experience
  • Clear respect for Aboriginal culture and commitment to participate in inter-cultural awareness activities
  • Current unrestricted manual driver’s licence
  • Current Police and NT Working with Children clearance or willingness to obtain
  • For more detailed information, please see the attached Position Description.

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Want to know more? Please contact Lauren on 08 8982 1011.

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Unlike other Primary Health Networks, we have a rural workforce agency. The Rural Workforce Agency NT attracts, recruits, and supports health professionals working across regional and remote communities in the NT. Support programs include orientation for new recruits, professional development, GP locum relief, grants and scholarships, workforce planning and advice, and practice management support.

Unlike other Primary Health Networks, we have a rural workforce agency. The Rural Workforce Agency NT attracts, recruits, and supports health professionals working across regional and remote communities in the NT. Support programs include orientation for new recruits, professional development, GP locum relief, grants and scholarships, workforce planning and advice, and practice management support.

Key Responsibilities, but not limited to:

To be considered for this oppertunity, you must meet the below essential criteria:

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Salary:

AU$103,000 - AU$111,000 per annum + 103067.00 to 110729.00
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Job Type:

Nursing

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