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Re: Australian registered nurse grading

Hi,

They've not long changed the grading system.If you look on the Queensland Health website you should be able to find wage rates(just google it) and then work it out from there.I can only speak...
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Re: Australian registered nurse grading

Hi,

Grade 5 levels 1-7 -depending on experience.This is new grad to experienced RN.HR assess your experience and put you on the correct level(it increases yearly from then).

Grade 6 levels 1-4...
May 23rd 2011, 7:09 am
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Re: 4 years in Brisbane

Thanks! I'm sure you'll be fine-at least you're giving it a go-it is a brave move.

I reckon a positive attitude helps alot.Its not productive to be a "whingeing pom"(as they say).Its not always...
May 22nd 2011, 12:39 pm
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Re: 4 years in Brisbane

Thank you-its not been easy but we've no regrets:thumbup:. Good luck to you
May 17th 2011, 11:50 pm
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Re: 4 years in Brisbane

Its great to be back on BE again,I shouldnt leave it so long next time:)

Good Luck to you all xx:thumbsup:
May 11th 2011, 12:10 pm
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Re: 4 years in Brisbane

Thankyou Guys !
Forum: Australia
May 11th 2011, 12:06 pm
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Re: How much should I spend on rent in Brisbane?

I commuted to South Brisbane from my house for 7 months and it took me at least an hour and 10 minutes :( That was starting at 7.15 The commute wasnt great.CBD is about 45 minutes
May 8th 2011, 12:51 am
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May 8th 2011, 12:50 am
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Re: 4 years in Brisbane

I remember you too! Thanks for the reply-you really dont know if anyone will read them!

I felt sad to see you are unable to emigrate :( I hadn't realised the new national registration had such an...
Forum: Australia
May 7th 2011, 8:08 am
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Re: How much should I spend on rent in Brisbane?

Hey!

We've rented four houses in Brisbane over the last four years.
My advice -for whats its worth!

We always keep a spare room for guests.They tend to stay for a while if coming from the UK...
May 7th 2011, 7:55 am
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4 years in Brisbane

Hi All,

I thought I'd do an update as I remember I loved reading them while waiting for my visa-hope you dont get too bored!!

We moved to the northern suburbs of Brissie on the 4th of May...
Forum: Australia
Feb 8th 2009, 7:13 am
Replies: 75
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Re: Redcliffe Area anyone?

I have no problem with the government schools.My kids are thriving there.It may be different when they get to high school but our local high school has a fantastic rep.Like everything,it depends...
Forum: Australia
Feb 1st 2009, 8:16 am
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Re: Redcliffe Area anyone?

[QUOTE=annqldau;7182557]http://www.belvederehotel.com.au/ great Steak and Crab food section as well and also a eat as much as you want buffet and then a front restaruant with different meals again...
Forum: Australia
Feb 1st 2009, 8:07 am
Replies: 12
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Re: How dog friendly is the East Coast?

Not quite true! Australia is a HUGE country
Forum: Australia
Feb 1st 2009, 8:05 am
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Views: 726

Re: How dog friendly is the East Coast?

We have a 7 month old puppy and wouldnt have dreamed of having a dog in the Uk but here-every other person has one!
We live SE QLD and there are some great off the leash areas.There are a fair few...
Forum: Australia
Jan 3rd 2009, 4:13 am
Replies: 65
Views: 3,153

Re: schools, food and troublemakers!

Actually,new migrants would be wiser checking out Realestate.com prior to getting here in order to decide the best place for them.As most of us do.

Sometimes,an endless upbeat attitude is the...
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Re: any nurses in brisbane !!!

Hey!
I posted my CV on the QLD health website and was contacted directly by the Royal childrens Hospital in Brisbane.I had a telephone interview and was offered a job on the spot.I worked at the...
Forum: Australia
Jan 1st 2009, 8:53 am
Replies: 65
Views: 3,153

Re: schools, food and troublemakers!

Hooray!!!A voice of reason!
Forum: Australia
Jan 1st 2009, 7:38 am
Replies: 65
Views: 3,153

Re: schools, food and troublemakers!

Hey!
Oh my god!It really depends where you live!The houses in my street(20k North of Brisbane city) go for about $400k-thats 3/4 bed,usually with rumpus room and garage.Not huge plots but big enough...
Jan 1st 2009, 7:21 am
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Re: What it is really like moving to Brisbane!!!!!!

Hey!
Just a quick point.We have been in Brisbane for nearly 2 years now and both our kids go to a local state school.It is fantastic and ,in fact,I feel my kids get better all round education here...
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Re: Childrens nursing Queensland

Hi!
You will find that most of the regional centres have kids wards ,its just that the major hospitals are in Brisbane city.There are also child health nurses here(Health Visitors) and school...
Forum: Australia
Sep 23rd 2008, 5:45 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 1,147

Re: Want to open a bank account for oz in uk.

We used the Commonwealth Bank.Opened account on- line then completed over the phone.They were really helpful when we got here and we ended up getting alot of our insurance with them.Its a huge bank...
Forum: Australia
Sep 23rd 2008, 5:33 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 725

Re: rentals in North Brisbane

Hi!
We came last year and ended a house in Bracken Ridge.There is still alot of properties out there-you just have to be prepared to look at alot in a short space of time and take everything you...
Forum: Australia
Sep 23rd 2008, 5:23 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 9,654

Re: Proof of Vaccinations for Kids and NHS records

Hey!
My GP didnt charge me for our records-they are just an A4 print out!
I do think you will need a DRs letter cos the GP likes to see dates etc and then they update the info here and pass it...
Forum: Australia
Sep 23rd 2008, 4:22 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 1,996

Re: Going back to Australia - biggest risk any thoughts

I think Australia is a much easier country to manage in(if you dont have much)than the UK.Work in Brisbane(and the surrounds)is not too hard to come by if you spend time looking and are willing to do...
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