Registered Nurse - Haematology Symptom and Urgent Review Clinic

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Department: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service
Work Type: Fixed term - part time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per advertisement
Work Location: Bairnsdale - Outer Gippsland area
Reference: VG/BRHS/CLINOP1786276
Closing Date: 21-Apr-2024
Salary Range: As per advertisement
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description - Oncology Nurse - Symptom Urgent Review Clinic - November 2023.pdf (PDF, 551KB)

Contact: Wendy Whitechurch, Nurse Unit Manager
03 5150 3325

Position Details

A highly skilled and passionate nurse is sought to join our dedicated Oncology team in this challenging and rewarding position. This role provides a fantastic opportunity to utilise your clinical experience and project skills to enhance our cancer care services at BRHS. Job share arrangements may be considered at 0.3 minimum, please specify your preferred EFT in your application.

The contract: Fixed-Term, Part-Time, Parental Leave coverage contract, 48.0 hours per fortnight until 30.03.2025

The position:

In this role, you will lead the clinic for cancer patients of East Gippsland and work closely with the Cancer Care Nurse to embed the clinic operations into the BRHS Oncology Day Unit service.  You will deliver advanced practice cancer care working with Systemic Anti-Cancer Therapy (SACT) patients providing initial patient education, early and consistent care follow ups, clinical intervention and timely responses.  Data collection will form a key component of this role to identify ongoing opportunities for service improvement.

Why should you apply?

  • Gain a senior clinical role and contribute to program expansion and service improvement
  • Use your knowledge and expertise to support patients undergoing cancer treatment
  • Join our cohesive team of professionals who embrace challenges and embody our principles of care
  • Enjoy a fantastic work/life balance in a beautiful part of Victoria
  • Join an organization that values your contributions and supports your growth by celebrating your every step of the way

Key criteria required:

  • Current AHPRA registration as Registered Nurse & post graduate qualifications in cancer nursing
  • A minimum of five years post-graduation cancer nursing experience
  • Demonstrated expertise and autonomy in the area of cancer nursing, with advanced knowledge, skills and understanding of the specialised needs of cancer patients in the rural setting
  • Demonstrated project management skills with experience producing action plans, proposals and Joireports and the capacity to deliver results and evaluate outcomes
  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate and promote teamwork, and to create positive working relationships at a local and organisational level to deliver organisational outcomes.

Please see the Position Description for other key selection criteria.


For more information contact: Wendy Whitechurch, Nurse Unit Manager, Oncology on 03 5150 3325

Applications close: Sunday 21st April 2024.

Applications are to be submitted by selecting “Apply Now” below and are to include:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume (including two recent referees)
  • Response to the full key selection criteria (as listed in the attached position description)

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In accordance with Victorian Public Health directions, all employees working in the Public Health system are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19.  Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of full COVID19 vaccination prior to commencement.

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