Nurse Practitioner - Children's Cancer Centre - MCH

Job posted: 23/01/2024
Applications close: 04/03/2024 (Midnight)
10 days remaining

10 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 64788

Reference: 64788

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Working in Healthcare has never been more important or meaningful 

Our Journey 

The Children’s Cancer Centre (CCC) at Monash Children’s Hospital (MCH) cares for approximately 30% of Victoria’s childhood cancer patients. The CCC-MCH is also the primary treating team at Monash Health for children who are in and outpatients with haematological conditions. The CCC has an ambulatory care unit that is capable of providing complex cancer care across the disease continuum. 

A Day in the Life 

If appointed in this position, you would work closely with the Children’s Cancer Centre multidisciplinary team. Your key responsibilities would focus on managing patient cohorts and their families including:

  • Physical and psychosocial assessment and triage
  • Management, treatment and referral where applicable of diagnostic imaging
  • Pathology ordering, blood review and blood product ordering (Pending organisational approval)
  • Chemotherapy prescribing in line with agreed patient protocols
  • Ability to collaborate with medical and nursing teams as appropriate about research, leadership, service development and education

About You: 

  • Have a strong passion for Paediatric Oncology
  • Want to be a part of a dynamic, fast paced, friendly  team
  • Work at an advanced practice level and can manage a rage of paediatric oncology conditions

What you need:

  • Paediatric oncology experience in the acute care setting
  • Registered with Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia via AHPRA
  • Master of Nurse Practitioner qualification 

For a confidential discussion and to explore the opportunity further, please call Lauren Haddad Interim Nurse Manager, 85724240.

Monash Health is a great place to work 

In 2022 Monash Health was nominated by LinkedIn as one of the top 25 organisations in Australia to grow your career. Our employees enjoy a range of benefits including:

  • salary packaging options that increase your take-home pay
  • a comprehensive Health and Wellbeing program
  • free vaccinations
  • private health insurance at discounted rates
  • health imaging services
  • + more

Monash Health is Victoria’s largest public health service and proudly provides healthcare to one quarter of Melbourne’s population, across the entire lifespan from newborn and children, to adults, the elderly, their families and carers.  More than 22,000 of us work at over 40 care locations across south-eastern Melbourne.

We recognise the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles and our five ICare values:

How to Apply 

Applications are only accepted that are submitted via the Monash Health online Mercury System (e-recruit). 

For information including how to apply and probity check requirements, please refer to attached ‘Application Guide’ located under Position Documents.

Please note, applications will be screened upon receipt and selection activity may commence prior to the closing date.

Nurse Practitioner - Children's Cancer Centre - MCH

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

Not provided


Lauren Haddad - 85723460

Nurse Practitioner - Children's Cancer Centre - MCH