About the Job

Are you a dedicated and experienced Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) Nurse registered in the UK or Ireland? Are you ready for a new adventure and eager to take your career to the next level? Brisbane Children's Hospital invites you to join our esteemed team in sunny Queensland, Australia!

Position: PICU Nurse

Location: Brisbane, Queensland 

Brisbane, the capital city of Queensland, Australia, is a dynamic metropolis renowned for its outdoor lifestyle, cultural diversity, and thriving economy. Situated along the scenic Brisbane River, the city enjoys a subtropical climate with warm summers and mild winters, making it an ideal destination for outdoor activities year-round. Brisbane is home to a vibrant arts and entertainment scene, world-class dining, and an array of family-friendly attractions. With easy access to stunning natural landscapes, including pristine beaches, lush rainforests, and the iconic Great Barrier Reef, Brisbane offers residents an unbeatable quality of life in a picturesque setting.

Job Description: As a PICU Nurse, you will play a pivotal role in delivering high-quality, specialized care to critically ill children and adolescents. Working alongside a dedicated team of healthcare professionals, you will assess, plan, implement, and evaluate nursing care plans tailored to meet the unique needs of each patient. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Providing expert nursing care to critically ill paediatric patients in the PICU
  • Monitoring patients' vital signs and responding to changes in their condition
  • Administering medications and treatments as prescribed by physicians
  • Collaborating with physicians, respiratory therapists, and other specialists to ensure comprehensive care delivery
  • Supporting patients and their families through difficult times with empathy and compassion
  • Participating in ongoing education and training to enhance your skills and knowledge in paediatric critical care


  • Registered Nurse qualification with current registration in the UK
  • Minimum of 2 years' experience working in a PICU setting
  • Strong clinical assessment and critical thinking skills
  • Eligibility for AHPRA Registration


  • Competitive salary and relocation package
  • Visa sponsorship for you and your family 
  • Pay Varies on Years of experience 

How to Apply: If you are a passionate PICU Nurse ready to embark on an exciting new chapter in your career, we want to hear from you! Please submit your CV to this advert or contact Briony@Headmedical.com 

For a discussion about this role or
other opportunities contact Briony today.

briony@headmedical.com / +44 131 240 5275

See what it’s like working abroad

Find out more about living and working overseas from doctors who have previously made the move.

View testimonials

View our top locations

We recruit to a number of countries across the globe – discover more about your preferred destinations.

View locations

Latest Job Alerts

Get all the latest job alerts straight to your inbox

Cookies on this website
We will ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you wish, you can restrict or block cookies by changing your browser settings. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on this website.