Clinical Practice Improvement Specialist (CPIS) - Paediatrics

Job posted: 14/09/2021
Applications close: 28/09/2021 (Midnight)
8 days remaining

8 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Western Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 42172

Reference: 42172

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

About the Role

The Women’s & Children’s (W&Cs) Services Paediatric Clinical Practice Improvement Specialist (CPIS) is a role for a professional clinical facilitator who will provide leadership, planning, delivery and implementation of clinical improvement strategies within Paediatric Services in the new Joan Kirner Women’s and Children’s at Sunshine Hospital. The role also has a component of Quality with the ability to implement and evaluate clinical improvement strategies in paediatric care.

This is an opportunity to be a part of a dynamic team and share your skills and knowledge in a family focused, progressive and innovative Paediatric Service.  Join the team and contribute to the positive change to facilitate the growth and development of Paediatric Services at Joan Kirner Women's and Children’s at Sunshine Hospital.

Essential Skills & Experience

  • Successful completion of a Bachelor of Nursing qualification or equivalent

  • AHPRA Registration as a Registered Nurse/Midwife in Australia

  • Effective organisational skills, with respect to time management & delegation

  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills

  • Demonstrated ability to practice collaboratively as part of a multi-disciplinary health care team

  • Skills and experience to work in an acute paediatric setting

  • Post graduate qualification in paediatric care or equivalent

  • Demonstrated ability to lead and manage people


  • Post graduate qualification in project management or working towards same

About Us

Our workforce of over 9,000 employees are driven by our values of ‘Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence and Safety’ (CARES). We value our people and provide them the opportunity to grow and develop.  Our teams are friendly and supportive, ensuring we deliver a safe, person-centred and connected patient experience.

Western Health is in a period of rapid growth. Our services comprise of four acute public hospitals: Footscray Hospital, Sunshine Hospital (including Joan Kirner Women's and Children's), Williamstown Hospital and Bacchus Marsh & Melton Hospital. We also operate Sunbury Day Hospital, Hazeldean, Grant Lodge Residential Aged Care, as well as community health centres in Melton, Caroline Springs and Bacchus Marsh and a range of community-based services. We care for a diverse community of more than 1 million people with complex care needs ranging from Neonates to Geriatrics.

Our employees enjoy a wide range of benefits such as:

  • Professional development support

  • Career advancement opportunities

  • Salary packaging including novated vehicle leasing

  • Work-life balance

Western Health is an equal opportunity employer committed to attracting and retaining diversity in our workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Western Health is committed to providing a safe environment for the children and young people who are involved in our services, sites and operations. We follow and abide by all legislative requirements to keep children and young people safe.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Police Record Check, an Immunisation status clearance and (if applicable) a Working with Children’s Check.

Western Health do not accept unsolicited resumes/applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Clinical Practice Improvement Specialist (CPIS) - Paediatrics

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Bronwyn Menadue - 0411143170

Clinical Practice Improvement Specialist (CPIS) - Paediatrics