,

Cancer Resource Nurse

Job posted: 12/10/2020
Applications close: 09/11/2020 (Midnight)
12 days remaining

12 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Western Region | Horsham

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Wimmera Health Care Group

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Reference: 2410

Reference: 2410

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Western Region | Horsham

Cancer Resource Nurse


Wimmera Cancer Centre


Enrolled Nurse Grade 2-3
Fixed Term Full time
(80 hours per fortnight) with ADO



Long Service Leave Relief



We are seeking an Enrolled Nurse to join our professional team to provide care to our Cancer community. This temporary full time position is available from late December 2020 for 6 months and includes working Monday to Friday. The successful applicant will be involved in completing supportive care screening and referrals, coordinating the supportive care MDM, listening to and supporting cancer patients in the region, located at the Wimmera Cancer Centre.



Key Selection Criteria include:



Essential:




  • Be eligible for registration as a Registered Nurse Division 2 with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and hold a current Practicing Certificate

  • Recent clinical Cancer and/ or supportive care experience

  • Demonstrated ability to be flexible in meeting individual patient needs

  • Strong organisational skills that reflect the ability to perform and prioritise multiple tasks seamlessly with excellent attention to detail

  • Demonstrated diverse and advanced communication skills

  • Current Victorian Drivers Licence

  • Advanced computer skills


Desirable:



  • Commitment to ongoing professional development

  • Demonstrated ability to effectively identify, plan, manage and evaluate projects relating to patient care and service improvement



Attractive benefits offered by the organisation include:



  • Salary packaging,

  • Professional development and education programs,

  • Employee Assistance Program,

  • Comprehensive orientation program.

  • Accrued Day Off (full time employees only)

  • Flexible rostering

  • Opportunities for career progression

  • Free parking



This is a great opportunity to work in a diverse clinical environment and join a reputable rural health service dedicated to the provision of quality patient centred care and to meet the needs of the community.


For more information about this position view the Position Description and/or contact the person indicated below. Further information on Wimmera Health Care Group can be found on our website www.whcg.org.au or Facebook page.


Applications must be submitted online via e-recruit by the Closing Date.


Wimmera Health Care Group (WHCG) is committed to equal employment opportunity and promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children, including those with a disability.


WHCG encourages applications from people from culturally and / or linguistically diverse backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.


We aim to provide a safe environment for our staff, patients, residents and clients which includes supporting and responding to disclosures of family violence issues.



Pre-employment checks: All applicants must be willing to undertake a national police check and Victorian Employee Working with Children check prior to commencement of employment.

Cancer Resource Nurse

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

Carmel O'Kane - (03) 5381 9087
Carmel.O'Kane@whcg.org.au

Cancer Resource Nurse