Child Health Nurse

An exciting opportunity exists for an experienced, passionate and motivated Child Health Nurse who wants to make a difference and improve outcomes for children and families in the Mount Isa region.Based at our Pioneer Clinic, this position is responsible for working in conjunction with a small team in the delivery of culturally appropriate postnatal care and education services to babies and children.This position will be Monday - Friday, 38 hours per week, no nights, weekends or on-call.BENEFITS INCLUDE:Competitive salary (dependent upon years of experience/quals)5 weeks annual leave 2 x return domestic flights per annum (up to $900 per flight)Professional development incl flights of $5200 p/yearYearly retention bonusesFree health careSalary sacrifice up to $15,600 p/yearABOUT US: Gidgee Healing is a dynamic Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Service that provides a comprehensive and growing range of primary health care services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people residing in the Mt Isa, North West and Lower Gulf of Carpentaria regions. We provide General Practice, maternal and child health, social and preventative health, health promotion and education, allied health and specialist services. Gidgee Healing is also the lead agency for headspace Mount Isa and the Normanton Recovery and Community Wellbeing Service. Our organisation strives to enhance the accessibility and uptake of health services in our communities.THE LIFESTYLE:The Mount Isa region is the gateway to the Outback of Queensland, offers a relaxed and casual lifestyle, with a wealth of camping and exploring, scenic national parks, gorges, as well as top river, lake and open water fishing and recreation.Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.Applications close COB Monday 1st April 2019position description Australia - QLD Mt Isa & Western QLD

Child Health Nurse

  • Fantastic salary, additional benefits, excellent professional development
  • Dynamic, dedicated and supportive team
  • Full-time position, Monday - Friday, no nights/weekends or on call!

An exciting opportunity exists for an experienced, passionate and motivated Child Health Nurse who wants to make a difference and improve outcomes for children and families in the Mount Isa region.

Based at our Pioneer Clinic, this position is responsible for working in conjunction with a small team in the delivery of culturally appropriate postnatal care and education services to babies and children.

This position will be Monday - Friday, 38 hours per week, no nights, weekends or on-call.

BENEFITS INCLUDE:

  • Competitive salary (dependent upon years of experience/quals)
  • 5 weeks annual leave 
  • 2 x return domestic flights per annum (up to $900 per flight)
  • Professional development incl flights of $5200 p/year
  • Yearly retention bonuses
  • Free health care
  • Salary sacrifice up to $15,600 p/year

ABOUT US: 

Gidgee Healing is a dynamic Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Service that provides a comprehensive and growing range of primary health care services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people residing in the Mt Isa, North West and Lower Gulf of Carpentaria regions. We provide General Practice, maternal and child health, social and preventative health, health promotion and education, allied health and specialist services. Gidgee Healing is also the lead agency for headspace Mount Isa and the Normanton Recovery and Community Wellbeing Service. Our organisation strives to enhance the accessibility and uptake of health services in our communities.

THE LIFESTYLE:

The Mount Isa region is the gateway to the Outback of Queensland, offers a relaxed and casual lifestyle, with a wealth of camping and exploring, scenic national parks, gorges, as well as top river, lake and open water fishing and recreation.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

Applications close COB Monday 1st April 2019

 

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion on this fantastic opportunity, please contact Lauren Taylor on (07) 4749 6515, quoting Ref No. 839748.