EOI – Locum Registered Nurse – Northern Territory

Are you an experienced Registered Nurse looking for something that little bit different?

Are you an experienced Registered Nurse looking for something that little bit different?
Our Northern Territory based clients are looking for dedicated and experienced Registered Nurses to join their team on short-term locum contracts across various specialized units.
If you’re passionate about providing exceptional patient care and eager to advance your career in a vibrant, culturally rich environment, explore the exciting opportunities available in the stunning Northern Territory.

Registered Nurse – Opportunities & Criteria

Emergency Department

  • Post-Graduate qualification in Emergency Care Nursing.
  • 2 years of clinical experience in the field.
  • Essential skills: Resus and Triage.

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)

  • Post-Graduate qualification in Critical Care Nursing.
  • 2 years of clinical experience.


  • Registered Medical/Surgical Nurse.
  • 2 years of experience in Med/Surgical nursing in an acute setting.
  • Cardiac competency is an added advantage.

Nursing Pool

  • Work across General Adult and Paediatric wards.
  • 2-5 years of experience.

Neonatal Unit

  • RN with post-graduate qualifications in Neonatal Nursing (diploma or masters).
  • 2 years of clinical experience


  • Recognised post-graduate qualification in Paediatric Nursing.
  • 2 years of clinical experience.


  • 2 years of experience in Surgical post-operative/trauma nursing.


  • Recognised post-graduate qualification in Operating Theatre Nursing.
  • 2 years of clinical experience.

Renal Dialysis Unit (RDU)

  • 2 years of experience as a dialysis nurse.
  • Experience with Baxter machines is preferable but not essential.
  • Hospital in the Home Nurse

Palliative Care Nurse

  • 2 years of Medical Nursing and palliative care experience.

Remote Area Nurse

  • Multiple Remote Area Nurse contracts available across a variety of locations across the Northern Territory.
  • N4 – Clinical Nurse Consultant
  • N5 – Nurse Coordinator/Clinic Manager
  • 5 years of experience essential.

Why Join Us?

  • Diverse Working Environment: Experience the unique cultural and geographical diversity of Alice Springs and other remote locations.
  • Supportive Team: Work within a collaborative and supportive healthcare team.
  • Competitive Remuneration: Enjoy attractive salary packages and benefits.

 Key Responsibilities:

  • Deliver high-quality, patient-centered care in your specialized unit.
  • Collaborate effectively with multidisciplinary teams to ensure optimal patient outcomes.
  • Demonstrate leadership and provide guidance to junior nursing staff.
  • Participate in continuous improvement initiatives and professional development activities.


  • Current registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA).
  • Minimum of 2 – 5 years of experience depending on the type of contract.
  • Advanced clinical skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to adapt to a fast-paced and challenging work environment.

How to Apply:
Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume and cover letter online outlining their relevant experience and preferred unit(s) online. Or email your resume and cover letter to [email protected] outlining your preferred unit(s).

Explore new horizons and make a difference in the Northern Territory!
Apply today.

To apply for this job please visit apply.jobadder.com.

Location: Adelaide, SA
Job Type: Contract or Temp
Job Ref: 1373968

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Working as a nurse for many years, Vicky now paves the way for fellow nurses to find their dream roles, bringing the same excitement and passion to her role as a recruiter that she did as a nurse.

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