Careers at Maari Ma
Practice Nurse (RN)

Location:
Primary Health Care Service  
Employment Type:
FC - Full-Time Contract  
Department:
Community & Clinic
Salary:
Depending on skills and experience

Practice Nurse (RN)

About Maari Ma Health

Maari Ma Health is an Aboriginal community controlled health service providing a quality service to the Aboriginal people of far western New South Wales. Maari Ma has been providing health care for over 20 years and employs over 120 people within the region.

Your new career awaits

We now have full-time opportunities for Registered Nurses to join our team in Broken Hill, New South Wales.

Reporting to the Manager, Clinic and Community, you will be responsible for Coordinating & assisting in a wide variety of treatments & care activities using a patient-centred approach.  These include care planning & coordination, health assessments, wound care, chronic disease care, vaccinations, procedural operations & triage.

You will have current registration with the Nursing Council of New Zealand and be eligible for registration with AHPRA in Australia.   

Working with predominantly Indigenous clients, you will have the ability to work with Indigenous staff and communities in a way that fosters mutual respect. You will be approachable and empathetic and be comfortable working in a multi-disciplinary, cross-cultural environment and working closely with Aboriginal Health Practitioners. 

Why you should work for Maari Ma

Recognised for the second year in a row as a Top Performer and Finalist in the Human Resources Director (HRD) Magazine, Employer of Choice Awards, Maari Ma is an organisation that truly values and rewards the hard work of our team.

For your hard work and dedication you will be provided with a competitive salary package, negotiable with experience, plus a range of great benefits including:

Salary sacrificing options up to $18,000 p.a (which can increase your take home pay by several thousand dollars)

  • Relocation assistance to Broken Hill
  • 5 weeks annual leave plus additional paid leave over Christmas period
  • Return airfare to NZ after 12 months of service
  • Rostered Days Off  (up to 12 per year)
  • Great training and development opportunities

These are exciting, unique opportunities for Registered Nurses in an organisation making a real difference in the community.  If this sounds like you - apply now!

About Broken Hill:

Broken Hill offers a relaxed lifestyle and you will get to experience the true outback of Australia.  Surrounded by national parks and regional towns on the Darling and Murray Rivers, yet within 1 & 2 hour flights to Adelaide and Sydney. 

www.visitnsw.com/destinations/outback-nsw/broken-hill-area/broken-hill

To discuss the role:  Contact David Doyle on (08) 8082 9777 or email David.Doyle@maarima.com.au    

 Applications close Monday 13th November 2017

 A NSW Working With Children Check and National Police History Check are essential for this position