Clinical Support Nurse - Regional Palliative Care

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Department: Albury Wodonga Health
Work Type: Fixed term - part time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Albury/Wodonga
Reference: VG/20181010_03
Closing Date: 28-Oct-2018
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: 2 years
Attachments: Clinical Support Nurse - Clinical Nurse Educator Position Description.pdf (PDF, 235KB)

Contact: Lucie Shanahan or Steven Pitman
0467 818 403 or 0422 489 155

Position Details

Wodonga Campus


Clinical Support Nurse – RN Grade 4B

24 hours per week/2 year fixed term contract


Albury Wodonga Health auspices the East Hume Regional Palliative Care Consultancy Service, based at Wodonga Campus. The Consultancy Service provides clinical and professional support to various community palliative care services across the East Hume region, acute and subacute admitted services and primary and community based health services. A key responsibility of this service is to enhance the knowledge, confidence and competence of health care providers to deliver care within a contemporary palliative care framework. We are seeking an experienced clinical educator to join our team for a fixed term to lead the development and roll out of an education framework and associated resources for the East Hume region that builds palliative care knowledge and practice.   


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:

  • Current registration as a Registered Nurse with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
  • Tertiary qualification in Education is highly desirable
  • Demonstrated advanced clinical knowledge and skill in practice area


Salary and conditions of employment will be in accordance with the Victorian Nurse and Midwives Enterprise Agreement 2016-2020. 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 B 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, Lucie Shanahan, Operational Director Subacute and Continuing Care Services on 0467 818 403 or Steven Pitman, Nurse Practitioner Candidate East Hume Regional Palliative Care Service on 0422 489 155.



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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.


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



Closing Date: 28th October 2018

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