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Reference Number 33417
Position Title Registered Nurse
Employment Type Maximum Term Full Time
Entity North Queensland
Location Mareeba Aged Care Facility, Tablelands Community Care
Enterprise agreement Nursing Employees - Registered Nurse Level 1
Roles Available 1
Hours per fortnight 76
Position Summary

Registered Nurse - Residential and Community Care


  • Full Time 6 Month Fixed Term
  • Accommodation Provided
  • $30.81-$39.12 per hour (FTE $60, 880-$77, 301) + 9.5% Super + NFP Salary Packaging + Shift Penalties + Allowances

Blue Care are inviting applications from experienced Registered Nurses to join our Mareeba Team across Community and Residential Care!

Your role:

You’ll provide person-centred care to your clients - ensuring a safe environment and applying best clinical practice that enhances their quality of life and physical, social and emotional needs. You’ll monitor care plans, maintain a responsiveness and holistic approach to developing needs and support them to live independently!


You’ll work collaboratively with a multi-disciplinary team, supporting one another to deliver outcomes and identifying opportunities for improvements centred on client's health and wellness. With no two days ever the same, you’ll apply your clinical problem-solving skills whilst delegating care responsibilities within your team’s scope of practice.


We’ll look after you too:

As the largest provider of Aged and Community services in QLD, Blue Care offers the unique opportunity to advance your career from Coomera to Katherine and almost everywhere in between. We offer:

  • Salary packaging to pay benefits and living expenses from pre-income tax
  • Flexible work arrangements, where we emphasise a work-life balance
  • Access to financial, retail and lifestyle discounts and benefits
  • Learning and development to support you in your role
  • Unique career opportunities in multiple locations and services

As part of this opportunity, we will also provide accommodation for the 6 month period. 


Your skills and experience:

You’ll be an experienced nurse who is driven to make a change in the lives of our elderly clients and support their independence and well-being. You’ll be confident managing your time effectively, working autonomously and demonstrate:

  • Excellent communication and clinical problem solving skills
  • 2+ years general nursing experience, post-registration
  • Confidence with smart phones and digital devices or willingness to learn
  • Full, unrestricted AHPRA registration and unlimited work entitlements
  • Current Australian Driver’s License.


Ready to work together? To apply for this opportunity, please click on the 'Apply' button below to be taken to our online application process.  

We work hard to make our services welcoming and safe for every person. We are united in keeping children, young people and the elderly safe from harm, within our services, workplaces and the communities we support. We are committed to speaking up loudly for their safety.


Through our values UnitingCare are proud of our teams diversity, we believe in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce to help us achieve the best outcomes for the communities in which we operate and serve. We highly encourage applications from people who identify as a part of the Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Community.

Contact Person Nathan Williamson
Contact Number 40303599
Alternate Contact Person Tara Stanway
Alternate Contact Number 0740303546
Closing Date 30/07/2019
Position Description Registered Nurse (Residential).doc
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