Registered Nurse - Ward 5A - Haematology

Job posted: 18/05/2022
Applications close: 12/07/2022 (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: 22382

Reference: 22382

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne



  • Registered nurses are encouraged to apply for positions now open at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre on our Haematology Ward. 

  • Experience in haematology nursing is desirable, but not essential. 

  • We welcome applications from Registered nurses with at least 12 months postgraduate acute care nursing experience.

  • Free enrolment to our study days - Introduction to Cancer, Chemotherapy Module 1 and Cancer Care Emergencies - to successful applicants.


Ward 5A is a 32-bed unit and is part of one of the largest haematology services in Victoria.

Our patient specialities include Myeloma, Lymphoma, Stem Cell Therapies and Breast Oncology.  Working in a patient focused and collegiate environment, the ward 5A team will support you grow as a specialised haematology nurse, responsible for comprehensive patient assessment and delivery of cancer care.


Your role in our future:


The successful applicant will possess the following:

  • Haematology and/or medical oncology experience (desirable, but not essential)

  • At least 12 months post graduate acute care experience

  • A willingness to continue learning about Haematology/Medical oncology nursing

  • Ability to demonstrate critical thinking and initiative

  • Enthusiasm for participation in a team environment

  • Excellence in patient focused care and communication

  • Personal qualities and behaviours reflective of Peter Mac's values of excellence, innovation and compassion

What Peter Mac can offer you:

  • Opportunities to develop or further your knowledge in oncology nursing and clinical trials

  • Comprehensive supportive orientation and education

  • Purpose built building with world class facilities and outdoor spaces

  • Opportunities to grow your career with supported post graduate study

  • A real focus on staff wellbeing with our CARE program (Compassion & Resilience Education) specifically designed by nurses, for nurses.

  • Salary Packaging

  • Employee assistance program (EAP)

  • Central city location within the VCCC biomedical Precinct

  • Free enrolment to our study days - Introduction to Cancer, Chemotherapy Module 1 and Cancer Care Emergencies

Multiple positions available - Permanent Full time, Permanent Part Time and Fixed Term Part time.

For further information about this opportunity, please review the position description or contact us 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)

Nurses at Peter Mac are part of a network of care, striving for excellence.  We are compassionate, connected and innovative in our support of patients, their families and each other. Dignity, respect and integrity underpin everything we do.

Peter Mac requires its staff to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Please contact us if you would like to discuss this requirement.

Registered Nurse - Ward 5A - Haematology

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Del Comodo - 0385595631
Tamarin Gerber - 0385596820

Registered Nurse - Ward 5A - Haematology