Registered Nurse - Correctional Primary Health Services (512523)


$64,928 to $89,743 per annum
Please note this position attracts a 6.5% Correctional Health Allowance

  • Access to the Grade 4 salary range $84,018 - $89,743 is subject to successful application for progression to Grade 4.

The Registered Nurse - Correctional Primary Health Services:

  • Strengthens health outcomes through the provision of safe quality, clinically appropriate nursing care in partnership with patients’/clients’, their families and other health professionals.
Essential Requirements
  • Registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia as a Registered Nurse

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre‑employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer.  The following checks are to be conducted:

1.  Conviction checks in the following areas:

            a)  Crimes of Violence
            b)  Sex Related Offences
            c)  Serious Drug Offences
            d)  Crimes involving dishonesty
2.  Identification check
3.  Disciplinary action in previous employment check

A person nominated for this position must also satisfy a further criminal history check in accordance with the Director of Prison’s Standing Orders established under the Corrections Act 1997.

  • Standing Order – Identification (ID) Cards and Visitor Passes 5.02 and
  • Standard Operating Procedure – Tasmanian Prison Service Identification (ID) Cards MH5.02.1.

A nominated person cannot be employed within CPHS if excluded from entry to Tasmanian Prison Services under the Corrections Act 1997.

Applicants should note that, for a period of six months from the date of publication, this selection process may be used to fill subsequent or similar full time and part time vacancies.

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