Education Coordinator - Emergency Departments

Job posted: 11/05/2022
Applications close: 01/06/2022 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Western Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Education and Training, Health and Allied Health

Reference: 45827

Reference: 45827

Occupation: Education and Training, Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

About the Role
An exciting opportunity exists within the Centre for Education at Western Health for a motivated and enthusiastic Registered Nurse to join the Clinical Education Team in the Emergency Departments.

This position is permanent part-time 72 hours/fortnight. The role of Emergency Nursing Education Coordinator is a role for an experienced nurse educator who has an interest in educational leadership.

The role requires you to work in a dynamic environment providing educational leadership across the emergency departments.

We are looking for a positive person who is adaptable to change and passionate about education.

Essential Criteria

  • Registration as a Registered Nurse in Australia.

  • Masters qualifications in Education/Advanced Nursing Practice- or working towards.

  • Post-Graduate Qualifications in ED/Critical Care Nursing with at least 4 years’ experience in ED.

  • Recent experience as an ED educator.

  • Excellent leadership qualities with proven ability to effect change.

  • Effective organisational skills, with respect to time management and delegation.

  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills.

  • Highly effective interpersonal skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to practice collaboratively as part of the nursing and education health care team.

  • Demonstrated evidence of experience in developing and evaluating education resources.

  • ARC ALS 1/ALS 2 Provider

  • Simulation experience

Desirable Criteria

  • Recently published in journals relating to nursing care in an ED setting.

  • BLSD & ALS Train the Trainer status

About Us

Our workforce of over 11,000 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 (including evidence of COVID 19 vaccination) and (if applicable) a Working with Children’s Check.

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

Education Coordinator - Emergency Departments

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Robyn Peel - 0468 608 141

Education Coordinator - Emergency Departments