Open menu
Back to job list

Locum Nurse - Rural and Remote Australia

map Various locations across Australia
Job Type:

Rural Locum Assistance Programme (Rural LAP), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Aspen Medical focused on placing healthcare professionals into a regional and remote area to support the local workforce, is seeking Nursing professionals that are dedicated to alleviating the pressures of taking leave in rural and remote locations around Australia.

The roles included are:

  • Endorsed Enrolled Nurses
  • Registered Nurse/Midwives
  • Emergency Registered Nurse/Ward Nurses 

We offer placements up to 14 working days (categories MMM2 - MMM7) for personal and Continuing Professional Development (CPD) leave and up to 28 working days (categories MMM5 - MMM7). Rural LAP is an Australian Government-funded service that focuses on supporting health professionals by administering an uncomplicated start-to-finish locum placement service.

Experience, qualifications and documentation required: 
  • Diploma of Nursing, or equivalent (Enrolled Nurses only)
  • Bachelor of Nursing, or equivalent (Registered Nurses only)
  • Bachelor of Nursing, or equivalent, and registration to practice as a Midwife (RN/Midwives only)
  • current unrestricted registration with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • minimum 3 years post-graduate experience
  • minimum 20 hours CPD completed in the past 12 months
  • minimum of 250 hours relevant clinical experience in the past 12 months
  • experience working in rural and remote Australia (preferred but not essential for most locations)
  • Basic Life Support and Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
  • additional skills and qualifications may be required depending on your specialty.
Contact Information:
For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Laura Jackson on +61 2 6203 9500.
Job Type: 
Closing Date: 
29 December 2020

Apply Now

We value diversity and inclusion and actively encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and those from diverse cultural backgrounds.

Please note: Further credentialling information may be required on shortlisting.

In completing this form, you may have provided us with personal information. Please view our Personal Information Collection Notice for more information about how we might handle that information. All personal information collected by Aspen Medical is handled in accordance with our Privacy Policy and Data Protection Policy.

Back to job list