Clinical Support Nurse - Special Care Nursery

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Department: Albury Wodonga Health
Work Type: Ongoing - part time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Albury/Wodonga
Reference: VG/20190503_01
Closing Date: 26-May-2019
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Clinical Support Nurse - Clinical Nurse Educator Position Description.pdf (PDF, 234KB)

Contact: Emma Sargent, NUM, Special Care Nursery
02 60 517251

Position Details



Clinical Support Nurse

Special Care Nursery 

Registered Nurse/Registered Midwife

Permanent Part -Time

0.4 EFT (2 days per week)


Applications are invited from suitably qualified Registered Midwives/Nurses who have a keen desire to further their career within the AWH Maternity Unit Special Care Nursery. 


The Clinical Support Nurse (CSN) is responsible for the provision of clinical education to all learners working within the Special Care Nursery. The CSN promotes and role models evidence based practice, professional standards of practice and conduct and works closely with fellow CSN's in the Maternity Unit.


This is a clinical education leadership opportunity within the Special Care Nursey at Albury Wodonga Health, Wodonga Hospital and you will be working collaboratively with the Nurse Manager of the Special Care Nursery.  You will be a nursing clinical leader, with the ability to drive staff education and clinical support in line with clinical excellence and care across the Special Care Nursery. 


Albury Wodonga Health, Wodonga Hospital Maternity Unit is the largest regional health service in Victoria outside Melbourne & Geelong. There is 1650 to 1700 births annually. Albury Wodonga Health Special Care Nursery is a Level 4 Nursery and has an average occupancy of nine babies per day. Access to a diverse range of educational opportunities along with access to financial support for professional development is available. 

Are you:

  • Passionate about leading and delivering clinical educational support to staff and collaborating to ensure an exceptional patient experience to both our patients and their families? 
  • Highly accountable and demonstrate a strong, supportive and engaging style? 
  • Motivated to continually learn and drive best practice models of care? 
  • A role model and mentor in setting clinical standards to achieve high quality nursing care across the Special Care Nursey and Neonatal setting?
  • Currently a registered midwife with AHPRA?
  • An effective leader and facilitator with training and assessing skills? 
  • Comfortable working in a diverse and ever changing environment?

We offer you:

  • Education opportunities and leadership programs to support the successful applicant.
  • Financial support towards relocation expenses may be available.
  • Salary packaging benefits.


This is an opportunity for those who have an interest in developing their career prospects in a leadership role in health care in a regional area.


Enquiries should be directed to Emma Sargent (Nurse Unit Manager of Special Care Nursery) on 02 60 517251.


Salary and conditions of employment will be in accordance with the Nurses (Victorian Public Health Sector) Multiple Business Agreement.


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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.


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


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