Are you seeking to expand your rural and remote nursing experience in outback western Queensland?

South West Hospital and Health Service has an exciting opportunity for a Clinical Nurse to join our team at the Hospital Based Ambulance site of Quilpie, Western Qld.

Join us in building better health in the bush!

Your opportunity

The Clinical Nurse, Quilpie Western QLD, practices autonomously and within a multidisciplinary team to provide nursing services within a rural / remote health service setting.

Quilpie is a Hospital Based Ambulance site and you will be required to participate in the on-call roster to provide 24hr pre-hospital emergency first response using the hospital-based ambulance or first-response vehicle.

You are also required to operate a hospital-based ambulance or first-response vehicle (4WD) which requires a ‘C’-Class Manual Driver’s Licence.

The very nature of what we do and who we are is the real opportunity. Providing health care in the bush is full of challenges, however, it remains the most rewarding of human experiences.

Quilpie Multi-Purpose Health Service is a 14 bed facility located approximately 950kms West of Brisbane servicing a population of 654 people. Breathe in the fresh country air, take in the red outback sunset and enjoy the relaxed but fun lifestyle this friendly town has to offer. From quirky races like camels and yabbies to iconic horse races, the Channel Country doesn’t fall short of racing events. Our team take pride in providing integrated community and hospital care that is of the highest standard.

What we can do for you

Ultimately, we provide you a platform to leapfrog your career with more opportunities to experience a wider scope of practice with less competition due to location and population.

Nowhere else will you experience the vast diversity of nursing career advancement other than in rural and remote Queensland.

  • Rural and remote area nursing incentive allowances available!
  • Professional development and locality allowances available!
  • Join a healthcare team focused on delivering quality patient services!

Be a part of something bigger

South West Hospital and Health Service are part of Queensland Health and partner with many influential and leading organisations to boost partnerships and deliver world-class health care and services. We service an area of more than 310,000 square kilometres, are bordered by three states and cover 21% of Queensland. We provide services to a population of 26,000 via 26 healthcare facilities, consisting of Hospitals, Multipurpose Health Services, Community Clinics, Aged Care Facilities and General Practice Services.

Take a look at what Quilpie has to offer!

https://www.outbackqueensland.com.au/town/Quilpie/ & https://www.aussietowns.com.au/town/quilpie-qld & https://www.southwest.health.qld.gov.au/

Enquiries:  Jenna Nunn, 07 4656 0100

Job Ad Reference: SW501857

Application Details: https://smartjobs.qld.gov.au/jobs/QLD-SW501857

Closing Date: 20 August 2023