Position Details
Reference Number 20327
Position Title Clinical Liaison Nurse
Employment Type Fixed Term Part Time
Entity Public Hospital
Location Calvary Health Care Bethlehem
Award Classification BETH-Nurses Vic Pub Hlth - RN GRADE 3B YEAR 1
Salary $42.67 Per Hour
Hours 24
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CalvaryHealth Care Bethlehem          

   
 Calvary Health Care Bethlehem provides a range of inpatient, community and ambulatory services for palliative and progressive neurological conditions. As a statewide tertiary provider of specialist care for people living with progressive neurological diseases (eg., Motor Neuron Disease and Huntington’s Disease), Calvary Health Care Bethlehem has a national and internationally recognized role for being at the forefront of care and research for these conditions.   With a reputation for innovation, the broad multidisciplinary clinical and research teams work collaboratively within a neuropalliative rehabilitation framework to provide best practice assessment and holistic care for both patients and families. The clinical care liaison role is varied and stimulating.

 

Statewide Progressive Neurological Disease Service

   RN Grade 3 or Allied Health Grade 2 

Permanent Part time 12 month contract (EFT 0.6)

 

We are seeking a highly motivated individual with a demonstrated interest in person-centred care and care planning to join our Statewide Progressive Neurological Disease (PND) Service.

Grade 3 Nurses provide comprehensive care and management advice to clients diagnosed with a PND and their families. Nurses facilitate care planning via phone triage, needs analysis, appointment scheduling, shared care planning and liaison with members of the interdisciplinary and research teams. Nurses within the service carry a case load and work closely with Neurologists to provide specialist care. This role also involves provision of education and secondary consultation advice to external health care providers.  Mentoring, support and training will be provided.

 

The successful applicant will demonstrate:

  • Highly developed interpersonal skills and professionalism
  • The ability to coordinate client care
  • The ability to identify and respond to the changing needs of individuals with a PND
  • The ability to work collaboratively and effectively within a multidisciplinary team

 

Prior clinical experience in working with individuals with Progressive Neurological Conditions or chronic disability is desirable, but not essential.  Applicants must be eligible for on-going entitlement to work in Australia and hold a current and valid Victorian Driver's Licence.

 

Staff benefits include:

  • Flexible working hours
  • Free on-site parking
  • Full EBA benefits with generous salary      packaging
  • Great educational opportunities
  • A supportive and friendly team environment
  • Wellness program benefits
  • Employee Assistance Program

The Position Description can be accessed at http://www.calvarycare.org.au/career-vacancies.html

 

Enquiries to: Maryanne McPhee, Manager, Statewide PND Service.   Phone: 9595 3355

If you are interested in joining our team, please complete an online application at Calvary Careers including your resume and cover letter by close of business:  Friday 23rd November 2018

(Please note we unable to accept emailed applications and only those applicants short listed for interview will be contacted)

Calvary Health Care Bethlehem in the tradition of the Sisters of the Little Company of Mary, with values of hospitality, healing, stewardship and respect.

 

The successful candidate will be required to disclose any pre-existing injury or disease which may be adversely affected by the performance of the inherent requirements of the position and, have a demonstrated entitlement to work in Australia.

 

The successful candidate will be required to participate in a police record check and or Working with Children check prior to confirmation of appointment.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

   

 

 

Selection Criteria Desirable: The successful applicant will demonstrate: • Highly developed interpersonal skills and professionalism • The ability to coordinate client care • The ability to identify and respond to the changing needs of individuals with a PND • The ability to work collaboratively and effectively within a multidis
Contact Person Maryanne McPhee
Contact Number 039595 3355
Contact Email maryanne.mcphee@calvarycare.org.au
Closing Date 23/11/2018
Position Description & Supporting Documents
Clinical Care Liaison. SPND (1).docx Open