Nursing & Midwifery>ED Rural & Remote
outback-nt,nt
Outback,NT
2024/03/27
Published 27 March 2024


The Role
We are actively seeking seasoned and driven Registered Nurses for contractual assignments, ranging from short to long-term durations. These positions involve delivering primary healthcare and emergency medical services to Indigenous communities in the remote regions of the Northern Territory and Western Australia. Opportunities are available on a flexible contract basis. Commencement dates are subject to variation based on the assigned location and the candidate’s availability; interested applicants are encouraged to request specific start dates.
In this role as a Remote Area Nurse, your responsibilities will encompass performing comprehensive patient evaluations, formulating diagnosis and treatment plans, administering prescribed medications and treatments, offering educational support to patients and their families on various health matters, and ensuring the meticulous upkeep of medical records.
Through working with Cornerstone Medical Recruitment as a career locum you will experience
* Diverse Working Environments
* Work-Life Balance
* Competitive Compensation
* Professional Growth
* Adventure & Exploration
* One-on-One support with a dedicated consultant
Employer Benefits:
* Competitive Compensation: Enjoy a competitive salary package of up to $95 per hour + On-call allowances paid on top of the hourly rate
* Additional Perks: Receive penalty rates, superannuation, and accommodation during the contract period.
* Paid Return Travel: Return travel provided from your place of residence
* Meaningful Impact: Make a positive impact on the lives of individuals and communities through out Australia
* Locum Lifestyle with CMR: Join a supportive work environment that offers opportunities across Australia and chose where & when you work!
The Location
* Scenic Beauty: Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of remote Australia
* Community Focus: Experience the warmth of a close-knit community that values well-being and inclusivity.
* Cultural Offerings: Immerse yourself in indigenous culture whilst being a key player in making a positive difference in the lives of individuals and communities throughout Australia.
Criteria:
To excel in this role, you should possess:
* Qualifications
  • Current registration as a Registered Nurse AHPRA with no restrictions.
  • Current ALS/BLS
  • REC (or equivalent)
  • MEC
  • Recognised Immunisation Provider Certificate
  • Pharmacotherapeutics certificate is desirable (or a RIPRN qualification)
* Experience: Proven background in Emergency Nursing and prior experience working in a remote or rural setting.
* Communication Skills: Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities to engage with patients and team members effectively.
* Collaboration: Ability to work collaboratively within a multidisciplinary team.
While preference will be given to candidates with prior experience in remote area nursing, individuals with backgrounds in emergency or primary healthcare nursing are also encouraged to apply. Eligibility for these positions may be influenced by the candidate’s professional experience.
Apply Now
If you’re enthusiastic about making a positive impact and meet the criteria above, we encourage you to apply for this meaningful locum opportunity. Join us in contributing to the well-being of individuals facing mental health challenges. Please click “apply” or for a confidential chat call Meg Buchanan on (07) 3497 6762 or email meg.buchanan@cmr.com.au!

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