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Rural Health West has been committed to providing access to quality healthcare in rural and remote Western Australia (WA) for more than 30 years. We have interesting and exciting full time and FIFO nursing jobs available across rural and remote WA.

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We support nurses and midwives to find regional, rural, remote and fly-in fly-out (FIFO) nursing and midwifery jobs across WA; from Albany and Esperance in the south, all the way to Kununurra, Broome and Karratha in the north. We are currently recruiting:

  • Practice nurses
  • Remote area nurses
  • Midwives
  • Remote registered nurses
  • Nurse practitioners
  • Child and family health nurses
  • Mental health nurses
  • Primary health care nurses
  • School health nurses
  • Enrolled nurses

The benefits of rural nursing careers

Choosing a rural nursing job provides you with the opportunity to kick-start your career, gain better work-life balance, work in a more hands-on role, or even take on a supervisory position. At Rural Health West, we will help find the remote nursing job for you.

Apply for a remote full time or fly-in-fly-out (FIFO) nursing job today

If you’re looking for a new and challenging opportunity in nursing, Rural Health West are the leaders in providing professional development programs across remote WA. Find out more information below or get in touch with our team on (08) 6389 4500 to apply for a remote nursing position today.

Is there further support available once I start my job in rural WA?

Yes! Each region of WA has its own dedicated Health Professionals Network (HPN). Each HPN organises personal development events, social networking, rooms for rent and much more. A representative from your HPN will introduce themselves to you once you arrive in your new town and assist you in settling in. To find out more, visit our Health Professionals Networks page.

How can Rural Health West find the remote nursing opportunity for me?

Rural Health West is funded to attract, recruit and retain health professionals for placements in rural WA. Whether you are looking for a full time or a FIFO nursing job, our free recruitment service can help find a suitable nursing job in rural WA that provides you with real hands-on experience and work-life balance that suits you. We also provide grant programs to assist with relocation or professional development through either our annual conferences or more frequent workshops.

To find out more about the relocation grants CLICK HERE and to find out more about our conferences and workshops, CLICK HERE to visit our Upcoming Education and upskilling page.