Nurse Home Visitor (Specified)

 Full Time, Permanent 

$107,917 – $115,615 per annum

Based in Cairns  


The Nurse Home Visitor aims to improve the health, wellbeing, learning, and development of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander children and their families. Working in conjunction with experienced Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Family Partnership Workers, the Nurse Home Visitor engages in scheduled home visits to support first-time mothers and their extended families. This role is integral to Wuchopperen’ s Australian Nurse Family Partnership Program (ANFPP) Home Visiting team.  


Benefits of working with Wuchopperen: 

  • Generous salary sacrifice benefits 
  • 5 Weeks annual leave 
  • 15 days personal leave 
  • Commitment to professional development 
  • 12% Superannuation Contribution 


How to Apply:   

Applicants for the above position will: 

  • Provide a cover letter of no more than two pages, addressing the Core Capabilities in the Position Description 
  • Provide a Specified Reference 
  • Possess a current driver’s licence 

Applicants who do not address these requirements, will not be considered for shortlisting. 


Applicants for a specified position must have an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person who is recognised and accepted in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community; provide a written reference to support their ability to meet selection criteria 2 of the position description. 


Wuchopperen is a Child Safe Organisation and the safety and wellbeing of children is of utmost importance.  


For more information or to apply please refer to the Position Description or contact Irene Kelly, Nurse Supervisor ANFPP 

on 07 4080 1184 


Closing date for applications:  5 pm on Monday 15 July 2024. 

Please send all applications to