Position Details
Reference Number 53372
Position Title Clinical Nurse Educator
Employment Type Permanent Part Time
Location Western Health
Position Summary

Education and Learning are seeking a highly motivated, confident, organised, supportive, friendly leader to join our team in the position of Clinical Nurse Educator (CNE) at Sunshine Hospital, 0.8 FTE Monday-Friday.

As a CNE you will be expected to work with the Education team to facilitate, educate, supervise, consult and liaise with our nursing learners from undergraduates through to nursing staff across the organisation.

You need to be a positive role model and a good listener and have a passion for teaching.  If you think this sounds like you, we would really like to accept your application.

To be successful in this role, you will have the following skills:

  • Possess recent acute clinical skills with advanced clinical knowledge (including Non-invasive ventilation (NIV) patient care & procedures)
  • Demonstrate excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Demonstrate the ability to work autonomously in the role
  • Possess highly developed interpersonal skills including conflict resolution strategies
  • Demonstrate an ability to work collaboratively as part of multidisciplinary, nursing and education team
  • Possess knowledge of relevant legislation, policies and human resource procedures
  • Be innovative, resourceful and adaptable to change
  • Have recent experience in nursing education and delivery of training
  • Proficient in the use and possess the ability to trouble-shoot ICT systems


  • Certificate IV Training and Assessment (TAE40110)
  • Completing or working towards a Master’s qualification with an educational focus
  • Experience in a clinical leadership role

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
Contact Person Franciska van der Merwe
Contact Number +61481204141
Alternate Contact Person Candice Skec
Alternate Contact Number 0466419459
Closing Date 19/02/2024
Position Description 2023 CNE PD.docx
Application Guide click here to view
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