Clinical Nurse Specialist / Day Oncology

Job posted: 17/11/2020
Applications close: 01/12/2020 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Western Region | Horsham

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Wimmera Health Care Group

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 2452

Reference: 2452

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Western Region | Horsham

Registered Nurse/ Clinical Nurse Specialist

Day Oncology

CNS (YS9) / RN Grade 2 (YP3-YP11)Fixed Term Part Time

(40 hours per fortnight)

Maternity Leave Replacement

We are seeking a Registered Nurse to join our professional team to provide Day Oncology services. This temporary part time position is available January 2021 and includes working Monday to Friday. The successful applicant will work within our Wimmera Cancer Centre and be responsible for the administration of treatment and supportive care to patients in the Day Oncology and Medical Day Unit's.

Key Selection Criteria include:


  • Registered Nurse with current AHPRA registration

  • Current medication competency

  • Must have and completed, or be working towards, the entire 8 modules of EviQ ADAC Course online chemotherapy administration and complete yearly updates

  • Committed to the provision of holistic consumer-focused services that strengthen the capacity of individuals and families

  • Excellent communication and problem solving skills

  • Commitment to continuous quality improvement and superior customer service

  • Proficiency in the use of information technology


  • Post Graduate/Certificate qualifications in Oncology

  • Recent Oncology / Cancer Care experience


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.

Clinical Nurse Specialist / Day Oncology

Job type:

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Carmel O'Kane - (04) 2781 1269

Clinical Nurse Specialist / Day Oncology