Flight Nurse

Date published

22 Feb 2021

Applications close

09 Mar 2021


Port Augusta

Job ID


• A career with Australia’s most reputable charity
• .9 permanent opportunity based in Port Augusta, SA
• Help us deliver our promise of ‘The furthest corner. The finest care’

About the RFDS (Central Operations)
We are the leader in providing emergency aeromedical and essential primary health care services to people who live, work and travel in rural and remote Australia. As we approach our centenary of saving lives, we have launched a new Strategic Plan with a focus on becoming more specialised, more innovative and a better-connected health service provider to communities in South Australia and the Northern Territory.

About the Opportunity
We are seeking a motivated and experienced Registered General Nurse with a post graduate qualification in Emergency Nursing or Critical Care Nursing &/or Midwifery (highly desirable), to join our dedicated team in Port Augusta, SA. Working in a diverse, fulfilling and rewarding environment, RFDS flight nurses are at the forefront in delivery of aeromedical health services, providing primary response, intensive care, obstetrics and trauma services, including emergency retrievals, as part of our high performance aeromedical team.

About you
You will be an AHPRA Registered General Nurse, with a sound grounding in a critical care area, a sense of adventure and a professional approach to service delivery. The right person will also actively demonstrate and reinforce our values, and enjoy working collaboratively with other professionals to provide high quality health care in a remote environment.

Our Benefits
As part of our team, you can expect to be provided with challenging, interesting work and be supported to achieve your best. We offer attractive remuneration, generous salary packaging benefits, relocation assistance if required and a commitment to support your professional development. A comprehensive orientation program is provided prior to the commencement of duties.

In return for your skills, energy and commitment to our purpose, we offer you the opportunity to make a real impact. You’ll work every day with people who are passionate about what we do and proud of their contribution to our organisation and the communities we serve.

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If you are keen to move your career into an organisation that makes a real difference to all Australians, apply now.

Applications close 9 March 2021.

For a confidential discussion in relation to this role please contact Libby Scarce, People and Culture Business Partner, on 0439596903.

Please note, we reserve the right to appoint to the position before the published closing date. Interested applicants are encouraged to submit an application as early as possible.

The Royal Flying Doctor Service is an Equal Opportunity Employer.