Position Details
Reference Number 32852
Position Title Renal Nurse Educator
Employment Type Temporary Part Time
Location Western Health
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

If you are an experienced highly motivated Renal Nurse Educator we need you to join the Renal Team at Western Health.

You would be responsible for the development, coordination, implementation and evaluation of training and education programmes which support the renal services across the dialysis units, home therapies unit and inpatient wards. Your input is also integral in supporting graduate nurses to transition to practice in dialysis so you must be able to travel across all four Western Health Hospitals.

You would also be required to contribute to and / or develop and review all renal policies and procedures.

Benefits

We offer a wide range of benefits such as:

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

Culture

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.

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 Essential: Are you eligible to work within Australia?
Essential: Do you have a minimum of five years renal nursing experience post registration?
Essential: Do you have relevant post graduate renal qualifications?
Desirable: Do you have qualifications in adult learning?
Contact Person Jan Allen
Contact Number 0416638862
Closing Date 15/10/2018
Position Description Renal Nurse Educator.pdf
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