Registered Migration Australia
A Registered Nurse in Aged Care provides nursing care to the elderly in community settings, residential aged care facilities, retirement villages and health care facilities. Registration or licensing is required. A Registered Nurse in Aged Care is a Skill Level 1 occupation in Australia.
Registered Nurse (Aged Care) is on the following skills list:
This occupation is not on the following skill list:
Group: 2544 Registered Nurses
The job of a registered nurse in aged care is to provide nursing care to patients in hospitals, aged care and other health care facilities, and in the community.
Occupations in the group registered nurse (aged care) unit (Group 2544) have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).
Registration or licensing as a Registered Nurse (Aged Care) is required in Australia.
Occupations within the Registered Nurse (Aged Care) Group
Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the nursing group if not specifically listed in the STSOL or MLTSSL the ANZSCO description should be used for reference purposes only.
Where mandatory licensing or registration is required you must demonstrate a level of English either sufficient to meet licensing / registration or a minimum IELTS, or equivalent, whichever is higher.
Initial Registration Overseas Nurses (IRON) program
The average salary for a Registered Nurse (Aged Care) in Australia is $ 80,938 for male employees and $ 70,768 for female employees per year. Average Age: Males: 42.4 Females: 43.1 Persons: 43.0
Source: www.abs.gov.au (Group 2544) Registered nurses - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016
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