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Registered Nurse (International Applicants)

Various locations throughout Queensland

Queensland has everything that the rest of Australia has, all in one state. Why not explore our backyard - there is plenty to see. From the country to the coast, the outback to the tropics; we have got you covered!

We have world-famous reefs and rainforests, stunning National Parks, and miles of white sandy beaches or a spot of culture is more your style. Wine and dine at our stunning wineries, world class restaurants and indulge your senses with our arts and culture. With Queensland Health, you will find the perfect balance of work and lifestyle.

Providing you with a world-class healthcare system, multiple career opportunities and one of the best climates in the world, why wait to move to Queensland?

We are currently recruiting across various Nursing and Midwifery specialties.
If you have a minimum of 2 years' experience in your specialty area - apply now!

Job details

Position status Permanent,Temporary
Position type Full-time,Part-time
Occupational group Health - Nursing
Classification Nurse Grade 5
Workplace Location Brisbane Inner City,Brisbane - North,Brisbane - South,Brisbane - East,Brisbane - West,Cairns region,Central West Qld,Darling Downs - Maranoa,Far North Qld,Flexible,Gold Coast,Ipswich region,Logan - Beaudesert,Mackay region,Moreton Bay - North,Moreton Bay - South,North West Qld,Rockhampton region,South West Qld,Sunshine Coast,Toowoomba region,Townsville region,Wide Bay
Job ad reference QLD/GCINT417290
Closing date 31-Dec-2022
Job duration Permanent full time or part time, hours negotiable
Contact person International Recruitment
Contact details (07) 5667 3308
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We are currently accepting applicants from outside of Australia who already have working rights or a requiring sponsorship to apply.

For existing Australian Citizens and Residents please refer to your local Hospital and Health Service for job opportunities or refer to Smartjobs vacancies.

We are currently recruiting across various Nursing and Midwifery specialties, including:

  • ICU – Adult, Paediatrics and Neonatal
  • Accident and Emergency
  • Mental Health – Inpatient and Community
  • Mental Health – Adult and Child and Youth
  • Midwifery including caseload
  • General Medicine
  • Renal
  • Older persons
  • Theatre
  • Cardiothoracic
  • Special Care Nursery

Your opportunity  

The Registered Nurse (RN) provides nursing services within the health service settings; and demonstrates competence in the provision of nursing care as specified by registration requirements, Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA) standards and codes, educational preparation, relevant legislation, and context of care. 

Benefits of working for Queensland Health 

We offer rewarding career opportunities across a wide range of specialty areas across our health services. Working for Queensland Health provides a working environment which embraces professional development, builds capabilities, provides roles with variety and flexibility, supports staff to maximise their health and wellbeing and encourages work/life balance. Some additional benefits include: 

  • Competitive remuneration packages with access to salary packaging arrangements of pre-tax benefits
  • Up to 12.75% employer contribution to superannuation available
  • Annual leave loading of 17.5%
  • Employee assistance and peer support programs - Supporting our staff through challenging times. 
  • Wellbeing programs - variety of initiatives available to suit all interests and lifestyles
  • Additional incentives for rural and remotely located employees
Are you ready to make the move? 
Following submission of your Expression of Interest, we may contact you to discuss appropriate opportunities that match your qualifications and experience, availability, and ability to work at various locations across Queensland.    

Further information

We are committed to building inclusive cultures in the Queensland public sector that respect and promote human rights and diversity.

Applicants are to apply online with their current CV or resume using the Apply Online option below.


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