Healthcare

Child Health Nurse

Salary

Location

Darwin

Job Type

Permanent

Job Ref

Date Posted

Tue, 2nd June 2020

Relocation offered to the right candidate
Fixed term contract or permanent role
Salary sacrifice available
Exciting Child Health Nurse position available in a coastal location in the Northern Territory on a permanent or fixed term contract basis.


Mars Healthcare has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Child Health Nurse to work in a beautiful coastal location in the Northern Territory.

About the role;

To be a successful Child Health Nurse, you will be able to promote and provide comprehensive and culturally appropriate health program for the children in a clinic based environment and work collaboratively with a multidisciplinary team.
Responsibilities to include;

  • Manage the daily walk-ins to the clinic, communicating with the broader multidisciplinary team and referring where needed
  • Plan and carry out child health assessments and provide clinical care to the clients
  • Follow up and coordinate the care for children with identified chronic conditions
  • Actively participate in health promotion, planning and the delivery of education, preventative chronic disease activities and community development programs
  • Work in partnership with key stakeholders

About you;

You will be an experienced Registered Nurse and have at least 3 years post graduate nursing experience, other requirements include:

  • AHPRA registration as a Registered Nurse
  • Post graduate qualifications or demonstrated experience in child health
  • Experience working within multicultural environments
  • Current ALS
  • Immunisation Certificate
  • NT Orche card
  • Current National Police clearance
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

What’s on Offer;

  • Great salary package (RN4 level) + super + salary packaging
  • Relocation assistance available to eligible candidates
  • 6 weeks annual leave
  • Ongoing development and training opportunities
  • Support and friendly team

If you feel this is the position for you then click the ‘APPLY’ button without delay or contact Jenna Fennell on 08 6465 4693.

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