Registered Migration Australia
A Registered Nurse in community health provides nursing care, health counselling, screening and education to individuals, families and groups in the wider community with a focus on patient independence and health promotion. Registration or licensing is required. In Australia a Registered Nurse in community health is a Skill Level 1 occupation.
Registered Nurse (Community Health) 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 community health is to provide nursing care to patients in hospitals, aged care and other health care facilities, and in the community.
Occupations in the Registered Nurse in community health unit group (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 in Community Health is required.
Occupations within the Registered Nursing Group
Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the same 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 (Community Health) 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
Please contact us if you would like assistance with your Registered Nurse (Community Health) skilled visa application. Registered Migration Australia has many years of experience with Registered Nurses who seek to be nominated by a State or Territory government or an employer.