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Clinical Support Nurse

Job posted: 16/10/2020
Applications close: 23/10/2020 (Midnight)
3 days remaining

3 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 43587

Reference: 43587

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan


  • Permanent 0.84EFT Position

  • Leadership role providing training and support to novice nurses across the medical surgical program

  • Clinical education focus – graduate and general staff support


About Us


Monash Health employs over 19,000 staff and provides access to public health services available to over 1.3 million people, representing 32% of the population of greater Melbourne. We uniquely integrate primary, secondary and tertiary health services, as well as world-renowned research and teaching facilities in one organisation.


Nursing and Midwifery Education & Strategy (NaMES) supports the organisation in achieving their vision and values by providing education and training and advancing clinical practice to ensure Monash Health has a contemporary, flexible and highly skilled workforce.


About the Role


An exciting opportunity exists for a registered nurse with recent clinical experience and a keen interest in nursing education to join the NaMES team. We require a highly skilled medical surgical clinician with a passion for education who will be responsible for providing clinical and educational support to nursing staff across the medical surgical program with a particular focus on our novice workforce.


Some of the specific accountabilities will include:



  • Provision of contemporary education that promotes best practice standards

  • Clinical bedside support to nurses

  • Demonstrating and promoting best practice standards

  • The ability to create learning opportunities for staff through empowering education

  • Helping to ensure that through a highly skilled and educated workforce our patients receive safe and high-quality care

  • Effective communication and escalation

  • Working collaboratively with the leadership team including the multi-disciplinary team


About You


You are a highly skilled nursing clinician with well-developed engagement, communication and collaboration skills. You have a passion for, and experience in supporting learners, a commitment to quality clinical care, and sound clinical skills with relevant and recent medical surgical experience.


In addition, the following will be highly regarded:



  • Completion of, or working towards relevant clinical postgraduate qualifications

  • Completion of, or working towards Certificate IV workplace training and assessment, and/or other relevant education qualifications

  • A sound understanding of clinical supervision, clinical assessment and advanced clinical practice


How to Apply


Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace.


Preferred candidates will require a clear Police Check and a current Working with Children’s Check prior to any offers of employment being made.


Please note, applications will be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.

Clinical Support Nurse

Job type:

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Job classification:

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Contact:

Jessica Wilson - 0472861027

Clinical Support Nurse