Neuroimmunology Clinical Nurse Consultant

Job posted: 17/03/2020
Applications close: 31/03/2020 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 21080

Reference: 21080

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Clinical Nurse Consultant

  • Department of Neurology | Multiple Sclerosis

  • Permanent full time role

  • Join a values based organisation

Eastern Health

Eastern Health is the largest public health provider in the eastern suburbs, providing a comprehensive range of high quality acute, sub-acute, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care and community health services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.

An exciting opportunity exists within the Neurology department for a Clinical Nurse Consultant with sound clinical knowledge and experience in the management of multiple sclerosis to work as an integral part of a multidisciplinary team.  The Neurology department fosters a collaborative and compassionate team approach and is therefore seeking an individual who will enjoy working in this environment to achieve great patient outcomes and a great patient experience.

About the role:

The Clinical Nurse Consultant (CNC) is an expert practitioner who will:

  • Promote multiple sclerosis nursing fostering excellence through clinical, educational, research and professional relationships.

  • As an expert in multiple sclerosis management contributing to quality healthcare through a collaborative approach

  • Formulate, and implements policy, guides practice development and engages in education and research activities.

  • Provides hospital wide consultancy, promotes evidence based care within a collaborative multidisciplinary team

  • work as part of the health care team by providing guidance and support to all members of the nursing team

  • maintain a professional development portfolio with a commitment to ongoing learning, research and development in their area of specialty.

About You:

  • Registered Nurse with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

  • 5 year’s full time post registration experience & at least 3 years’ experience in the multiple sclerosis field

  • Post graduate qualification in neurology

  • Excellent organisational and time management skills

  • Evidence of commitment to excellence in management of patients with chronic disease

  • Demonstrated excellent interpersonal skills and problem solving ability.

  • Research experience desirable

  • Ability to achieve results through consultation, advice and facilitation

  • Ability to develop positive relationships with a diverse range of people both internal and external to the facility

  • Demonstrated ability to work well within a team, and coach and mentor staff

What we offer

Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!

The benefits of working for Eastern Health include:

  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours

  • Salary packaging options

Next Steps

  • If you have the passion to make a difference take hold of this opportunity and apply today!

  • For full details refer to the attached Position Description and direct all enquiries to Michele Goding via email michele.goding@easternhealth.org.au or telephone 9895 4840.

  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory police records check.

  • You must have the right to permanently live and work in Australia to apply for this job.

  • Please submit all applications online.

  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.


Eastern Health Values:  Patients First: Agility: Humility: Respect: Kindness: Excellence

The successful applicant to this position will be required to undergo a pre-employment Police Check

Neuroimmunology Clinical Nurse Consultant

Job type:

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MICHELE GODING - (03) 9895 4840
LARA BRENNERS - (03) 9895 4974

Neuroimmunology Clinical Nurse Consultant