Clinical Nurse Consultant Residential In Reach

Job posted: 11/06/2021
Applications close: 18/06/2021 (Midnight)
3 days remaining

3 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Melbourne Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 57497

Reference: 57497

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Clinical Nurse Consultant - Residential In Reach

  • Part Time Ongoing

  • Opportunity to Progress Your Career

  • Base at our City Campus, Parkville

The Royal Melbourne Hospital

As one of the largest health services in Victoria, and a team of more than 10,000 strong, we provide a comprehensive range of specialist medical, surgical, and mental health services; as well as rehabilitation, aged care, outpatient and community programs. We are a designated state-wide provider for services including trauma, and we lead centres of excellence for tertiary services in several key specialties including neurosciences, nephrology, oncology, cardiology and virtual health.

Surrounded by a Parkville Precinct of brilliant thinkers, we collaborate to set new benchmarks in health excellence – benchmarks that impact across the globe. While the work we do takes us in inspiring new directions; caring for each other, our patients and consumers is as essential to who we are, as any scientific breakthrough we make. We put people first - leading with kindness and working together, we excel as one Royal Melbourne Hospital.

Your Opportunity

Work with small team of skilled nurses who provide an assessment service of residents in residential aged care with the aim of preventing avoidable admissions to the Emergency Department.

Your role will be to provide clinical assessment and planning of referred residents in aged care with support of a triage team member back at base.

You will work collaboratively with the Geriatricians group, the Emergency Department, Residential Aged Care facilities, Residents and their families to ensure care is timely and person centred.

About You:

  • Registration as a Registered Nurse with the Nursing And Midwifery Board of Australia

  • Demonstrated ability to practice autonomously and collaboratively

  • Demonstrated provision of high quality patient care

  • Highly developed assessment, clinical reasoning, problem solving and prioritisation skills

  • Minimum 5 years of acute experience (post registration)

  • Experience in geriatrics

  • Current, unrestricted Victorian Driver’s License

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Our Commitment to You:

  • A rewarding career offering great prospects for career diversity and professional advancement including mentorship and leadership programs

  • Comprehensive Health & Wellbeing Programs including; On-site staff gym, Staff Medical Service, Employee Assistance Program, Peer Support Program - run by our dedicated employees

  • Salary packaging options available

The RMH stands in solidarity with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in work and care. We are proud to be a workplace that champions diversity, inclusion and equality for our staff and our community.  Our goal is for our people to feel safe, included and supported so that they can be at their best every single day. We encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies, and will consider adjustments to support such applications. 



Find out more about The Royal Melbourne Hospital https://www.thermh.org.au. For a confidential discussion please connect via the details below.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check and a Working with Children Check. Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment prior to commencement.

Clinical Nurse Consultant Residential In Reach

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Melissa Todd - 0418350359

Clinical Nurse Consultant Residential In Reach