- Job posted on: 20th Nov 2019
- Applications close:
This is the role you have been waiting for!
Rural Workforce Agency Northern Territory (RWA NT) are partnering with Sunrise Health Service Aboriginal Corporation (Sunrise), to find a Remote Area Nurse to join their passionate and committed team in various locations within the Katherine Region.
Sunrise is a community controlled health organisation providing comprehensive primary health care services through nine remote health centres to some 4000 people living in the Katherine East Region.
The Remote Area Nurse will be a valuable partner providing comprehensive primary health care services using a holistic approach, to all clients in their community. The ideal candidate will demonstrate a strong background in delivering culturally safe health care, and be tenacious, passionate and perform well under pressure.
The role is located in a Sunrise health centre located in the Katherine region, and will require the successful applicant to relocate and live in community to deliver excellent healthcare.
The Sunrise approach involves community people owning and controlling their health services. It is a 'two way learning' model where program design combines traditional knowledge with Western evidence-based practice.
Health centres are located at Barunga, Manyallaluk, Wugularr, Bulman, Mataranka, Jilkminggan, Minyerri, Ngukurr and Urapunga, with Katherine being the major town close by, it is well equipped as a regional town with a shopping centre that features a supermarket and many specialty shops. Katherine is on the edge of Kakadu National park which is filled with waterfalls and bush walks. Kayaking through the picturesque Katherine Gorge is a popular weekend activity.
To be considered for this opportunity, you must meet the below essential criteria:
For more detailed information, please contact Barbara for a Position Description.
Are you a caring experienced remote nurse, looking for a new adventure?
Want to know more? Please contact Barbara on 08 8982 1010.