Registered Nurse (516244) at Department of Health

Department of Healthis hiring people as Registered Nurse (516244). The Selected person will be earn at least $67982 to $93964 pro rata per annum AUD per month. There are also many more opportunities. Read the entire post carefully to know all the details related to this job.
PostingRegistered Nurse (516244)
Job EmployerDepartment of Health
LocationNursing – A&E, Critical Care & ICU
Salary$67982 to $93964 pro rata per annum
Job SectorNursing – A&E, Critical Care & ICU

Applicants are advised that in accordance with Tasmanian Public Health Directions, all employees of the Department of Health must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This step is critical in protecting both our health workforce and vulnerable Tasmanians in our care.

The role:

The Emergency Department (ED) provides a tertiary level service for people with illness or injury 24 hours a day 7 days per week. The ED treats approximately 69,000 people per year.

It is a fast-paced and energetic environment and there are opportunities for staff to be involved in a variety of projects.

Nurses in the department become multi-skilled through exposure to a number of treatment modalities and illness presentations.

The RHH Emergency Department has a co-located Emergency Medical Unit (EMU) which is a short stay ward for patients requiring a brief hospital stay (generally less than 24 hours).  The EMU operates 24 hours a day 7 days a week and is a high turnover ward environment with a variety of clinical presentations.   EMU will provide opportunities for staff with limited or no experience of emergency nursing who may be interested in transitioning into the emergency nursing specialty.

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

Details of Appointment

Multiple Positions. Permanent, full-time and part-time, shift work, working up to 76 hours per fortnight, commencing as soon as possible.

*notwithstanding hours to be negotiated with the successful applicant

  • 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.

Salary: $67,982 to $93,964 pro rata, per annum + 10% superannuation + access to salary packaging

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.

  • Access to the Grade 4 salary range $85,950 – $91,807 is subject to successful application for progression to Grade 4
  • Salary range is in accordance with Nurses and Midwives (Tasmanian State Service) Agreement 2019

In addition, the following allowances calculated on the salaried incremental point may be available:

  • Post Graduate Allowance of up to 7.5% based on qualification type
  • Professional Development Allowance of up to $750 per annum 
  • Access to the Grade 4 salary range $85,950 – $91,807 is subject to successful application for progression to Grade 4
  • Salary range is in accordance with Nurses and Midwives (Tasmanian State Service) Agreement 2019

Eligibility:

Successful applicants will be required to meet the essential criteria:

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

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:
  • Crimes of violence
  • Sex related offences
  • Serious drug offences
  • Crimes involving dishonesty
  1. Identification check

  2. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

We encourage you to review the Applicant Guide, Statement of Duties and Function Statement, prior to applying for an overview of the duties, program, selection process and selection criteria.

Function Statement

Statement of Duties

Applicant Guide

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 detailing your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the attached Function Statement.

Please note that we do not require a separate statement addressing the selection criteria in the Statement of Duties.

Please note:

  • All 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 of two referees before applying.

For more information

Georgina Johnston
Nurse Unit Manager – Emergency Department
(03) 6166 6100
[email protected]

Important information

The email account you provide when submitting job applications will be used in correspondence to you.  It is important that this is kept up to date and monitored regularly.

To update your email address (or contact number), log in to www.jobs.tas.gov.au and look for “Existing applicant login” where you can update your details

The Department of Health values workforce diversity and recognises the value each person offers which is shaped by their unique characteristics, background, experiences, knowledge, skills, values and perspectives.

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