Position Details
Reference Number 21245
Position Title Clinical Research Nurse
Employment Type Permanent Part Time
Entity Public Hospital
Location Calvary Public Hospital Bruce
Award Classification ACTPub Nursng&MidW 13-17 - REGISTERED NURSE 2 YR 1
ACTPub Nursng&MidW 13-17 - REGISTERED NURSE 2 YR 4
Salary $91,910.00 to $97,413.00 Per Annum Pro-rata
Hours 16
Job Advertisement

Palliative Care Research Nurse

Clare Holland House

Permanent, Full time – RNL2


About Calvary

Calvary Public Hospital Bruce (CPHB) is a 265 bed multi-discipline, modern healthcare facility serving the ACT community. At CPHB, our patients and their families expect a highly skilled, compassionate and dedicated workforce. Calvary staff pride themselves on ‘being for others’. The patient journey is at the centre of Calvary’s philosophy within our models of care.


Calvary Public Hospital Bruce Clare Holland House Campus is a Canberra landmark recognised as the 19 bed public hospice for the ACT and the headquarters of Specialist Community Palliative Care Services for the ACT and surrounding area. Palliative and End of Life Care services are provided in an Outpatient Clinic environment, via outreach programs to primary care providers and other facilities, and in residential and home settings.


About the Role

We are currently looking for a Registered Nurse who will assist in recruiting to, administering, managing, and co-ordinating clinical trials at Calvary Health Care Bruce, Clare Holland House. You will bring to this role:

  • Demonstrated understanding of palliative care and the sensitive issues of dealing with patients with a life threatening illness
  • Demonstrated experience in research
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and within a team with strong interpersonal skills
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills with initiative and a pro-active attitude
  • Demonstrated compassion and empathy
  • Highly effective interpersonal skills


Applications close 29th July 2019


How to apply

All applications must be submitted online through Calvary and will be kept in confidence.


Applicants are expected to respond in writing and include the following:

  • Cover letter of not more than 2 pages outlining why you believe you are suitable for this role
  • Current CV with contact details for at least 2 professional referees

Please note we are unable to accept emailed applications or resumes and phone calls from recruitment agencies.


To discuss the role further please contact:

Amanda Keogh

Manager - Clare Holland House


Contact Person Amanda Keogh
Contact Number 6264 7300
Contact Email amanda.keogh@calvary-act.com.au
Closing Date 29/07/2019
Position Description & Supporting Documents
Research Nurse Position Description Nov 2018.docx Open