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Clinical Nurse (SPACE and ACAT) Full-time Job

1 month ago   Nursing   North West Qld   7 views
Job Details

North West Hospital and Health Service (HHS) ( )

  • Unique locations
  • Friendly communities
  • Regional, rural and remote $$$ incentives

Have you considered the diverse career experience, financial benefits and lifestyle options on offer by taking on a role with the North West Hospital and Health Service?

Working with us

In your downtime, we will provide 2 return airfares p.a. (inc. spouse/dependents) to the nearest east coast provincial city in conjunction with your recreation leave; of which we offer 5 weeks p.a. with a 17.5% loading/bonus.

Professionally, our HHS values professionalism, leadership capability, excellence and resilience in our staff. We are committed to providing extraordinary opportunities for career development including in-house training, development and mentoring programs, and 2 weeks p.a. plus travel as required and enrolment and conference costs for approved courses and conferences.

The lifestyle in Mount Isa is family friendly; it is a vibrant city with an outback community feel. You will fall in love with the natural splendour of the North West Queensland region, the experience of a rural/urban community and the opportunity to make a real and positive difference... and want to stay.

We also offer staff accommodation (if available) or a private rental subsidy of AUD$82.50 per week for up to 17 months.

Transfer and appointment expenses may be negotiated.

Mount Isa is a great place to live and work! ( )

About the role

1 x full-time role available as:

  • Permanent part-time (ACAT role), 38 hours per fortnight and
  • Fixed Term Temporary (SPACE role) part-time up to 30 June 2024, 38 hours per fortnight.

This role works full-time over the SPACE and ACAT roles on a 50%/50% basis, in the Aged and Palliative Care service for the North West HHS.

Specialist Palliative Care in Aged Care - SPACE: works to enhance access to specialist palliative care services within the residential aged care settings and is project-based in nature.

Aged Care Assessment Team - ACAT:provides assessment, brief interventions and case management to older people in Mount Isa to support continued safe residence in their own home and prevent unnecessary admission to hospital.

  • Mandatory requirements are a relevant tertiary degree qualification and appropriate registration/licences.
  • C Class Motor Vehicle Licence.
  • This is a VPD risk role and may require evidence of vaccination or immunity to: Hepatitis A/B, Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella, Pertussis, Tuberculosis, and COVID-19.
  • Aged Care pre-employment screening will be conducted against the successful applicant.
  • A 6-month period of probation may apply.


Download the Role Description for further information and application / interview preparation.

Contact: Tracey Wylie 0417 717 084.

Apply ONLINE by: Monday 13/02/2023.

Company Description
Queensland Health is a dynamic organisation committed to providing a range of services aimed at achieving good health and wellbeing for all Queenslanders. Through a network of 16 Hospital and Health Services and the Mater Hospitals, Queensland Health delivers a range of integrated services including hospital inpatient, outpatient and emergency services, community and mental health services, aged care services and public health and health promotion programs.