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Registered Nurses - Paediatric Intensive Care

Children's Health Queensland Hospital and Health Service, South Brisbane

Children's Health Queensland Hospital and Health Service (CHQ HHS) is a recognised leader in paediatric healthcare, teaching and research. With a dedicated team of more than 4,500 people, our point of difference is in the way we provide care to children, young people and their families every day.

Job details

Position status Permanent,Fixed Term Temporary
Position type Full-time,Part-time
Occupational group Health - Nursing
Classification Nurse Grade 5
Workplace Location Brisbane Inner City,Brisbane - South
Job ad reference QLD/H15CHQ170496
Closing date 30-Jun-2021
Job duration
Contact person Jane Tilbury
Contact details 0408 396 378
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The Paediatric Intensive Care Unit at the Queensland Children's Hospital (QCH), Queensland is a 36 bed ICU, providing services to critically ill infants, children and young people for Queensland, Northern New South Wales and the Pacific Rim.

Services include:

  • Specialist care for seriously ill , injured or complex children
  • Post-operative care for children undergoing cardiac surgery
  • An Extra-Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) service
  • A state-wide Paediatric retrieval service including a teleconference support network
  • A highly regarded PICU research team

Click here for further information on working at the Queensland Children's Hospital.

We are passionate in supporting staff to progress their careers through structured development plans, including:

  • A 12 month Paediatric intensive care program articulating into tertiary qualifications
  • Career opportunities in management, education, research and retrieval services.
  • In partnership with the University of Melbourne, QCH PICU run a Graduate Certificate in PICU course on site. Staff having completed the PICU transition program are eligible to enrol in the graduate certificate program.

Remuneration comprising salary rates $34.06 - $45.73 p.h., employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (17.5%) (Nurse Grade 5) (Permanent and temporary, full time and part-time positions available. Applications will remain current for 12 months).


If you have a minimum of 12 months current experience as a paediatric intensive care nurse, eligibility for AHPRA registration and want to belong to a progressive and inclusive workplace please click on the APPLY button.

Further information

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

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