McGrath Breast Care Nurse - CNC

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Department: Albury Wodonga Health
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Albury
Reference: VG/20180110_01
Closing Date: 28-Jan-2018
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position description CNS - Mcgrath08012018.pdf (PDF, 535KB)

Contact: Robyn Gillis, Operations Director Cancer Services
02 6064 1580

Position Details

Albury Wodonga Regional Cancer Centre 


McGrath Breast Care Nurse - CNC

3 year Contract position  


Albury Wodonga Health – Albury Wodonga Regional Cancer Centre requires a McGrath Breast Care Nurse to join our Cancer Services team.


Primary responsibilities of this role

  • Application of advanced breast cancer knowledge and skills
  • Care coordination for people diagnosed with breast cancer
  • Promotion of interdisciplinary breast care
  • Patient focused supportive care
  • Act as a breast cancer resource person
  • Satisfy the requirements of the McGrath Foundation 

AWH offers full orientation and training, salary sacrifice and the opportunity to be a part of a supportive and friendly team within a growing organisation.


Candidates meeting the following mandatory criteria are encouraged to apply:

  • Qualifications in cancer nursing- Breast care qualification or working towards are highly regarded.
  • Proven experience as a registered nurse working with cancer patients and families/carers.
  • High-level awareness of applying advanced knowledge of health needs, preferences and circumstances of women with breast cancer to optimise outcomes across the continuum of care.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of theory and recent research relevant to the field of breast cancer nursing.
  • Strong leadership, interpersonal skills and a team oriented approach.


Salary and conditions of employment will be in accordance with the Public Heatlh System Nurses and Midwives award (NSW) 2015.


Successful applicants will be required to complete appropriate Criminal Record Screening paperwork/processes in order for AWH to meet its obligations regarding screening for serious criminal offences (within and external to Australia).  Applicants unable to commit to this screening process should not submit an application for employment.

Successful applicants will be required to complete mandatory orientation modules using the AWH e-learning system prior to commencing employment.


This is a Category A position.  Successful applicants of Category A positions must provide evidence of vaccination prior to commencement.


AWH is unable to support applicants requiring sponsorship


More information


Please refer to the Position Description (see attachments) for more details on this position and required Selection Criteria.


Should you have any questions regarding this position, please contact, Robyn Gillis Operations Director Cancer Services AWRCC on 02 6064 1580.


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AWH is an Equal Opportunity Employer; we encourage applications from Indigenous Australians, people with disabilities, young people and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.


Apply via this website, go to 'Apply Now' (at bottom of page) to complete the Application Form. Please ensure that each Selection Criteria is addressed. Also ensure you attach a copy of your resume (including names and contact details of two professional referees). Other documents you feel are relevant may also be attached; however this is limited to 5 documents of no greater than 2 Mega Bytes.


NB if you experience any difficulties with this website or completing the application process, please email Please note this address is for enquires only and applications cannot be submitted via this email.


Applications not received via the Vic Government Careers system by the closing date will not be accepted.


Closing Date: 28th of January 2018

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