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Neonatal Nurse Practitioner

Canberra Health Services – Perm FT

What can we offer you: 

  • City living without the traffic – click here to see why you should live in Canberra.
  • Competitive pay rates and excellent working conditions within a tertiary hospital. 
  • Salary Packaging with many options that provide full fringe benefits tax concessions.
  • Flexible working conditions. 
  • 11.5% Superannuation.
  • Discounted gym memberships
  • Scholarships for education support
  • Reimbursement of relocation expenses for interstate candidates subject to the hiring managers approval

About the Role:
Do you want to make a difference in the lives of newborns and their families?

This is a unique and exciting opportunity to join a tertiary neonatal unit as a nurse practitioner. You will be part of a supportive multi-disciplinary team that will work with you to expand and develop your clinical skills to care for the community within Canberra and surrounding regions.

The role of Nurse Practitioner is a Nurse lead within the Neonatal Department and works directly within the medical service and rostered in conjunction with neonatal registrars to form a team to provide comprehensive care.

For more information regarding the position duties click on the Position Description.

Please note prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to:

How to Apply: For further information, please visit www.canberrahealthservices.act.gov.au

Canberra Health Services (CHS) is focussed on the delivery of high quality, effective, person centred care. It provides acute, sub-acute, primary and community‐based health services, to the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) and surrounding region. More information can be found on the CHS website

Our Vision: creating exceptional health care together 
Our Role: to be a health service that is trusted by our community
Our Values: Reliable, Progressive, Respectful and Kind

CHS is committed to workforce diversity and to creating an inclusive workplace. As part of this commitment, we welcome applications from all diversity groups. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with disability and people who identify as LGBTQIA+ are particularly encouraged to apply.

Canberra Hospital Expansion Project – CHS is constructing a new critical services building called ‘Building 5’ which is a 44,000sqm nine storey building specifically designed to deliver state-of-the-art acute clinical services at the Canberra Hospital. Building 5 is the largest healthcare infrastructure project undertaken in the Territory’s history and it represents the largest clinical and operational change program to ever be implemented by Canberra Health Services. Building 5 integrates with a number of existing buildings at the Campus including Building 1 and Building 2, to facilitate a seamless public thoroughfare, patient transportation and back-of-house logistics distribution.

North Canberra Hospital - As of 3 July 2023 Calvary Public Hospital Bruce transitioned to CHS and became North Canberra Hospital. The transition will deliver a health system networked under one provider and will provide increased workforce opportunities for staff at both CHS sites. The ACT Government will be building a new northside hospital on the existing hospital campus in Bruce to meet the growing health care needs of our community, with construction to commence mid-decade providing more beds, increased services, and increased career opportunities. 

For Further Information and to apply:

Job Description - Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (02EPK) (taleo.net)

Closing Date: 23 November 2023

Posted 14 November 2023