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Employment Opportunity: Nurse Practitioner - Palliative Care

Wednesday, 5 February 2020

Nurse Practitioner - Palliative Care

Position Number: 00615915

Salary: RN SRN Level 7 $139,433 p.a.

Position Profile: We are currently seeking to appoint a Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner to assist with developing and leading the exciting expansion of Palliative Care services to regional and remote WA. In this role you will provide advanced nursing assessment, diagnosis, care and intervention to patients and families within the scope of practice of a Nurse Practitioner in Palliative Care. You will also provide high-level clinical nursing, leadership, strategic management and governance within the WA Country Health Service (WACHS), including the operational management of WACHS wide palliative care nursing services and programs in partnership with key internal and external stakeholders.

Area Profile: The WA Country Health Service (WACHS) is the largest country health system in Australia and one of the biggest in the world, providing health services to approximately half a million people, including 45,000 Aboriginal people, over a vast two and a half million square kilometre area. The organisation comprises seven regions, with a strong network of public hospitals, health services and health centres located across rural and remote Western Australia. Our core business is the provision of quality, accessible health services to country WA residents and visitors.

Selection Criteria: Please see the Job Description Form available at

For Further Job Related Information: We encourage you to contact Steph Barrett on 0419 913 032.

If you experience difficulties while applying online, please contact Employment Services on 13 44 77 for immediate assistance during business hours.

Application Instructions: Applicants are requested to apply online here