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Registered Nurse - Cancer Imaging

Job posted: 03/09/2021
Applications close: 30/09/2021 (Midnight)
8 days remaining

8 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 20408

Reference: 20408

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne


Outstanding candidates are encouraged to apply for positions now open at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre – a place where our normal days are extraordinary; as are the people we care for.



Peter Mac is one of a handful of integrated cancer research, education and treatment centres in the world. Each day our team strives to provide the very best in cancer care, even better treatments and potential cancer cures for all people affected by cancer.



Globally, we are facing one of the most pivotal times in the pursuit of cancer cures, and Peter Mac stands at its forefront. Together, we aim to lead a new era of cancer prevention, care and discovery, supported by state-of-the-art facilities at our new home within the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre building.



Your role in our future:


 


The Cancer Imaging department at Peter Mac provides interventional and diagnostic services for all oncology patients. With an expanding and diverse patient population, Cancer Imaging is a stimulating and fulfilling place to work with application of new interventions, research and therapies. The nursing team is pivotal in providing patient focused care and work closely with the imaging and referring teams to ensure each patient is managed to a high standard care in the following clinical modalities:



  • Interventional Procedures - from pre-procedure screening and preparation; scrub, scout and sedation roles and post-procedural care performed using angiography, fluoroscopy, ultrasound, mammography, MRI or CT.

  • Diagnostic procedures

  • Bone Marrow Biopsies

  • Molecular Therapies- including supporting patients in PET, nuclear medicine and whilst receiving radionuclide therapies


About You:



  • Previous experience in medical imaging or oncology nursing is highly desirable but not essential

  • Proven clinical experience in an acute hospital setting

  • Commitment to evidence based clinical practice and commitment to own education

  • Passion for patient care and high level of customer service

  • Highly developed communication and interpersonal skills

  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team environment


What Cancer Imaging can offer you:



  • Opportunity to develop your oncology, medical imaging and therapies knowledge with access to flexible education and competency-based programs

  • Comprehensive supportive orientation and opportunities to grow your career

  • A positive work experience working with a skilled, experienced and enthusiastic fun team

  • Lifestyle friendly hours to support work life balance

  • A real focus on staff well-being with our nurses CARE program

  • Salary Packaging

  • Free enrolment in the following courses Cancer Care Emergencies, Introduction to Cancer and Chemotherapy Module 1




For further information about this opportunity, please review the position description or contact Jenny Marcen for a confidential discussion.



Remuneration in line with the nurses and midwives (Victorian public sector)(single interest employers) Enterprise Agreement 2016-2020 (Classification scale: YP3 (Year 2) - YP11 (Year 10)








Registered Nurse - Cancer Imaging

Job type:

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Job classification:

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Contact:

Jenny Marcen - 85596622
Nicola Ashford - 85596622

Registered Nurse - Cancer Imaging