Expression of Interest – Remote Area Nurse (RAN) Northern Territory

Are you a seasoned Remote Area Nurse (RAN) with a thirst for adventure?

Join the Adventure as a Locum Remote Area Nurse!

Position: Locum Remote Area Nurse
Location: Multiple Locations across the Northern Territory

*Salary: $75 to $100 per hour DOE/Location of contract, plus super, accommodation, and travel support. Please note that pay rates will vary from contract to contract pending the remoteness of the contract location in the NT and experience of the nurse.

Are you a seasoned Remote Area Nurse (RAN) with a thirst for adventure? Aussie Locums is on the hunt for passionate nurses with over 5 years of experience in remote Primary & Public Health Care. If you’re ready to embark on an exciting journey, keep reading! We have multiple vacancies available in the Northern Territory 

Why This Role Rocks:

Step into the Northern Territory, where your skills as a Remote Area Nurse will make a real difference! We offer flexible contracts ranging from 4 to 12 weeks, so you can dive into meaningful work while exploring new horizons.

What You’ll Be Doing:
  • Delivering top-notch, evidence-based, and culturally sensitive healthcare to individuals, families, and communities.
  • Promoting community health through engaging educational initiatives.
  • Administering immunizations and participating in a 24/7 on-call roster for emergency care.
  • Thriving both independently and as part of a dynamic team.

Your Toolkit:

  • Current unrestricted AHPRA registration
  • At least 5 years of experience as a RAN or RN in ED or remote primary care
  • REC (Remote Emergency Cert), MEC (Maternity Emergency Cert), and other relevant certifications
  • Immuniser provider certification
  • On-call experience
  • Manual Driver’s license & 4WD certification
  • Advanced Life Support (ALS) and BLS (Annually)
  • ISTAT competency

Essential Mandatory Training Competencies:

  • Aseptic technique
  • Medication safety
  • Blood collection
  • Manual handling
  • Fire and emergency procedures
  • Infection control
  • Aggression minimization
  • Clinical deterioration management
  • After-hours assessment and communication
  • Early sepsis recognition and management
  • Cultural security and safety relevant to the Northern Territory

Perks of Joining Aussie Locums:

  • Competitive pay: *$75 to $100 per hour, DOE/Location of contract, plus super
  • Cultural enrichment working and living in remote Northern Territory locations
  • Work-life balance with flexible contracts durations
  • Accommodation and travel support
  • Personal and professional growth opportunities
  • Exciting incentives like Referral Bonus and welcome pack
  • Weekly payroll
  • 24/7 support from a dedicated consultant and an experienced administrative team

Ready to Start Your Adventure?

To jumpstart your exciting career as an Aussie Locums Remote Area Nurse, apply online today, or email your resume and supporting cover letter to [email protected] Please quote reference number: 1519146 when emailing your application. 

If you’re dreaming of a UK working holiday, we’ve got that covered too!

For more details about this role or other opportunities with Aussie Locums, contact Vicky Langridge at 0497 038 608 or via email to arrange a confidential career discussion.

Join us and make a difference where it truly matters!

To apply for this job please visit

Location: Sydney, NSW
Job Type: Contract or Temp
Job Ref: 1519146

Your Consultant

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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