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Nurse Practitioner (Opiate Substitution Treatment) (Maryborough) Full-time Job

2 weeks ago   Nursing   Wide Bay   5 views
Job Details

Take a chance, progress your career and discover all that the Wide Bay has to offer.

Your opportunity:

  • The Nurse Practitioner role will prescribe and deliver Opiate Substitution Treatment (OST) within the Maryborough Correctional Centre.
  • The role will provide advanced clinical expertise relevant to OST to ensure safe and efficient service provision.
  • The Nurse Practitioner, within the individuals credentialed scope of practice, provides nursing leadership, clinical governance, case management and complex clinical care and support for patients within the Prison Health Service at the Maryborough Correctional Centre.
  • The Nurse Practitioner demonstrates sound knowledge of contemporary nursing practice and theory and provides clinical leadership, advice and advocacy to the multidisciplinary team.
  • The Nurse Practitioner will provide care which is consistent with contemporary standards, guidelines, relevant legislation and best practice.

We encourage applications from First Nations nurses and midwives in line with Health Equity, Growing Deadly Families, and Hospital and Health Plan Strategies.

Covid 19 Vaccination: It is a condition of employment for this role for the employee to be, and remain, vaccinated against COVID-19 (Health Employment Directive No. 12/21(PDF) ( https://www.health.qld.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0022/1108453/hed-1221.pdf ) and Queensland Health Human Resources Policy B70(PDF) ( https://www.health.qld.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0024/1108446/qh-pol-486.pdf ))

Find out more in the Role Description.

Our offer:

You will receive a competitive remuneration package value up to $165,980 p.a., comprising salary between $139,340 - $145,474 p.a., employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (17.5%) (Nurse Grade 8) (Permanent Full Time, 76 hours p.f.) (Applications will remain current for 12 months). Job Ad Reference: H2301WB463919

Other benefits include:

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How to apply:

The Role Description and Information Package provide specific information on how to apply for the advertised position. If you have difficulty viewing this role description in .pdf format, please contact Wide Bay Recruitment at Recruitment-Wide-Bay@health.qld.gov.au ( mailto:Recruitment-Wide-Bay@health.qld.gov.au )

Join our Hospital and Health Service family and see what it's like to be in a supportive workplace with engaged teams working together to ensure

Care, connection and compassion for all'

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.