Remote School Health Nurse


$75,000 to $100,000



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Fri, 20th September 2019

Excellent opportunity for a Remote School Nurse with in depth experience in Australia to work for a leading not for profit organisation.

Mars Healthcare has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Remote School Health Nurse to work a full-time basis in the Kimberley region of WA.

The primary objective for this role is to provide a high level of primary health care of the children and their families within the surrounding communities.

Experience & Skills Required:

  • Working within a multicultural and diverse patient and community environment
  • Developing and implement programs to enhance the health of wellbeing of children between 4-17 years
  • Provide education to clients in disease prevention, management of health conditionals and treatment requirements
  • Promote other services within the organisation like Sexual Health, Maternal and Child Health and Women’s Health
  • Liaise with other agencies when necessary
  • Extensive experience working within a primary health care environment
  • Working away 5 nights of the 2 week roster
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team and independently

Skills required:

  • AHPRA registration
  • Practice within clinical standards and quality of care
  • Experience in working in Australia as a School Health Nurse
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the Medicare Benefits Schedule
  • Strong written and communication skills
  • Hold an immunisation certificate
  • Current C Class Driver’s Licence and an ability and willingness to travel via road in 4WD and/or small aircraft including overnight stays away from home

What’s on Offer

  • Great salary + Super + Salary Sacrifice up to $30,000 + District Allowances
  • 5 week annual leave
  • Relocation allowance up to $5,000
  • Excellent opportunity on offer
  • Training and development opportunities

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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