Occupation Profile – Nurse Researcher – (ANZSCO 254212) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

ANZSCO Code254212
Occupations in this Group 254211 Nurse Educator
254212 Nurse Researcher
DescriptionDesigns, conducts and evaluates nursing and interdisciplinary research projects, and promotes the implementation of research findings into clinical nursing practice.
Skill Level1
Occupation ListShort-term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
Tasks-researching, planning, developing and implementing nursing curricula
-facilitating practical experience for general and specialist nurses
-evaluating ongoing and changing educational needs and monitoring course outcomes
-participating in developing and implementing policies affecting nursing, nurse education and health
-undertaking and promoting nursing and interdisciplinary research projects, and disseminating research information
-promoting utilisation of current research findings into clinical nursing practice and patient management
-promoting the implementation of research and research findings into organisation-wide functions such as safety, quality and risk management
-providing support and education for other nurses undertaking research
Skills Assessment AuthorityAustralian Nursing & Midwifery Accreditation Council
Related Occupations 254211 Nurse Educator
State Sponsorship Options Skilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) Sponsorship
Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489) Sponsorship
English RequirementsProficient English (e.g. IELTS: at least 7 in each skill)