Position Details
Reference Number 33515
Position Title Clinical Nurse Educator - Cancer Services
Employment Type Permanent Part Time
Location Sunshine Hospital
Position Summary

About Us

Western Health manages three acute public hospitals: Footscray, Sunshine and Williamstown Hospital. It also operates the Sunbury Day Hospital, Transition Care at Hazeldean and a range of community based services. We care for a culturally diverse population of more than 800,000 people. We have more than 6,700 employees who are driven by our values of ‘Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence and Safety’ (CARES).

Our continued growth will see the completion of a new purpose built, multi-storey Joan Kirner Women's and Children's Hospital.

About the Role

The Education Unit at Western Health is introducing a new and exciting role Clinical Nurse Educator - Cancer Services.  The role will be based in Sunshine Hospital.  However, some of the work will take you to other sites on a regular basis and with part of the role supporting onsite collaborative services too.

We are seeking a highly motivated, clinician with extensive Oncology/Haematology nursing skills and work background.  As the new Clinical Nurse Educator - Cancer Services you will be dynamic and support inpatient services, outpatient services, and other areas of the organisation. 

If you are seeking a new opportunity within the Education Unit at Sunshine Hospital with a minimum of five years Oncology/Haematology nursing care.  This is the role for you.  The Education unit are seeking applications from exceptional, passionate and positive clinicians ready to drive education and deliver best care outcomes for our Cancer Services patients.


We offer a wide range of benefits such as:

  • Work-life balance
  • Professional development and career advancement opportunities
  • Salary packaging including novated vehicle leasing
  • Onsite fitness clubs
  • Culturally safe and respectful environment
  • Access to an Employee Assistance Program


At Western Health, we value our employees 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 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 and (if applicable) a working with children’s check.

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

Selection Criteria
Contact Person Catherine Bethell
Contact Number 83958157
Closing Date 19/11/2018
Position Description Oncology CNE 31082018.docx
Application Guide click here to view
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