Sexual Health Nurse - Community

17/04/2024
Job Type
Locum
Emp Type
Casual
Industry
Nursing & Midwifery
Skills
Any
Functional Expertise
Primary Healthcare
Salary Type
Hourly
Salary
AUD $87.77 - AUD $87.77
Job ID
36185

Job Description

This is a fulfilling opportunity to provide dedicated sexual health care to Indigenous patients in the Pilbara region of WA.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Sexual health assessments, screenings, and tests, including STI screenings, HIV testing, and pregnancy testing
  • Develop sexual health promotion programs (safe sex practices, contraception, and reproductive health)
  • Provide treatment of STIs, including prescribing medications, administering treatments
  • Sexual health education

About the contract:

  • $87.77/hr + super
  • No on-call, set clinical hours
  • Must have extensive experience providing sexual health nursing to regional and remote communities
  • Post Graduate degree in Sexual Health Nursing preferred but not mandatory
  • Must be available for minimum 10 week contract
  • Accommodation and travel provided – flights booked and paid for, or the cost of petrol reimbursed
  • $500p.a. training and education allowance (applicable after 12 weeks worth of work)

 

About Verus 

Verus People are working with numerous clients who need your help in providing care to their regional and rural communities. 

We ensure all our nurses have all the tools they require to make their contract a positive and memorable experience. 

Verus People Nursing are also experienced at placing nurses into their first rural contract. We can assist you with navigating all the requirements for a new rural Registered Nurse - get in touch today to find out how. 

How to apply

If you would like more information or would like to have a chat, contact us today by clicking "Apply for this job" or via the link below. I look forward to speaking with you! 

Consultant