Nnp Position Townsville Hospital

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner – The Townsville Hospital

About the role

The Neonatal Unit at The Townsville Hospital provides the only Level 6 tertiary neonatal service North of Brisbane. It has 16 NICU and 25 Special Care Nursery cots and coordinates the Neonatal Retrieval/Transport Service for the North QLD area. This role functions as part of the combined Registrar/NP roster and will be required to participate in neonatal retrievals.

We are seeking someone:

  • With the ability to provide advanced, comprehensive, family centred and holistic neonatal care.
  • Who shows a high level of confidence and clinical proficiency in patient assessment and in carrying out, and/or prescribing, a range of procedures, treatments and interventions that are evidence based and informed by specialist knowledge.
  • Who possesses a Master of Nursing Science (Nurse Practitioner) or equivalent qualification providing Endorsement with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (APHRA).

What’s on offer?

  • Permanent full-time
  • Total remuneration package value up to $144,584 p.a.
  • Base salary range of $121,380 - $126,721 p.a. (Nurse Grade 8)
  • 4 weeks annual Recreational Leave with 17.5% loading
  • Generous employer contribution to superannuation of 12.75%
  • Professional development assistance (allowances and leave)
  • Salary sacrificing options may be available

Other employment benefits offered may include: shift allowances, locality allowances, flexible working arrangements, access to corporate discounts, staff wellness programs and the employee assistance program.

Contact: Dr Gary Alcock, Consultant – Neonatologist, 07 4433 2958 or Katrina Roberts, Nursing Director – Katrina Roberts 07 4433 3378

To APPLY please visit our website: https://smartjobs.qld.gov.au/jobs/QLD-TV262104

Applications close on Thursday 14 December 2017

Reference: TV262104