Position Details
Reference Number 53376
Position Title Clinical Support Nurse
Employment Type Permanent Part Time
Location Western Health
Position Summary

A permanent part-time (48 hours/fortnight) Clinical Support Nurse position is available for you to join our dynamic education team at Western Health. If you have a passion for education and clinical support and are an experienced Registered Nurse who enjoys working with all levels of practitioners this position is for you.

The position is currently based at the Footscray campus but may involve education across the Western Health network.

To be Successful in this Role you must:

  • Be registered with AHPRA as a Registered Nurse
  • Have a minimum of three years’ experience as a Registered Nurse with advanced clinical knowledge
  • Have a passion for support and preceptorship
  • Meet the selection criteria as per the Position Description

About Us

Our workforce of over 11,000 employees are driven by our values of ‘Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence and Safety’ (CARES). We value our people and provide them the opportunity to grow and develop.  Our teams are friendly and supportive, ensuring we deliver a safe, person-centred and connected patient experience.

Western Health is in a period of rapid growth. Our services comprise of four acute public hospitals: Footscray Hospital, Sunshine Hospital (including Joan Kirner Women's and Children's), Williamstown Hospital and Bacchus Marsh & Melton Hospital. We also operate Sunbury Day Hospital, Hazeldean, Grant Lodge Residential Aged Care, as well as community health centres in Melton, Caroline Springs and Bacchus Marsh and a range of community-based services. We care for a diverse community of more than 1 million people with complex care needs ranging from Neonates to Geriatrics.

Our employees enjoy a wide range of benefits such as:

  • Professional development support
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Salary packaging including novated vehicle leasing
  • Work-life balance

Western Health is an equal opportunity employer committed to attracting and retaining diversity in our workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Western Health is committed to providing a safe environment for the children and young people who are involved in our services, sites and operations. We follow and abide by all legislative requirements to keep children and young people safe.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Police Record Check, an Immunisation status clearance (including evidence of COVID 19 vaccination) and (if applicable) a Working with Children’s Check.

Western Health do not accept unsolicited resumes/applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Selection Criteria Essential: • Registered Nurse with AHPRA • Minimum of 3 years post-registration experience within acute settings • Knowledge of current clinical issues & challenges in relevant clinical area • Possess recent acute clinical skills with advanced clinical knowledge. • Demonstrate excellent communication skill
Desirable: • Hold or be working towards a relevant post graduate qualification, pertaining to education • Certificate IV Training and Assessment (TAE40110)
Contact Person Jim Bua
Contact Number 0466 477 574
Alternate Contact Person Debra Broomfield
Alternate Contact Number 0403732169
Closing Date 16/02/2024
Position Description Clinical Support Nurse PD.docx
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