Clinical Nurse Educator (518832) (Re-advertised)

 
  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Oct 14, 2020
Medicine Part-time

Job Description:

The Tasmanian Health Service is seeking interest from suitably qualified applicants for a Clinical Nurse Educator vacancy.

Classification

Registered Nurse Grade 6

Salary

$97,494 to $103,652 pro-rata, per annum

Award

Nurses and Midwives (Tasmanian State Service) Agreement 2019

Period of Employment

Permanent, part-time, day work, working 36 hours per fortnight commencing as soon as possible.

Location

Palliative Care – South

Duties

The Centre for Education and Research is seeking interest for a permanent Clinical Nurse Educator position in Palliative Care, Repatriation Site, Hobart. High level experience in palliative care nursing will be highly regarded.

The Clinical Nurse Educator (CNE) is accountable for the design, implementation, assessment and evaluation of education programs and providing nursing expertise related to educational issues in meeting the strategic priorities of the Nursing and Midwifery workforce and the Organisation.

This role:

Leads safe and quality nursing care through the advancement of evidenced based nursing practice in an area of clinical and professional speciality utilising a lifelong learning and development framework.

Plans, assesses, implements and comprehensively evaluates educational programs to ensure they align with the needs of the Organisation and nursing workforce.

Works within a Practice Development framework that fosters research, the implementation of evidenced based knowledge and person-centred care.

Applies high level professional and clinical expertise in collaboration with nursing, midwifery and multidisciplinary stakeholders to enact education and development strategies for nursing and midwifery practice and the Organisation.

Works in accordance with the strategic direction of Hospitals South and the Organisations Nursing and Midwifery Strategic Framework.

High level clinical experience and knowledge in Palliative Care nursing will be well regarded in this position

Essential Requirements

  • Registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia as a Registered Nurse.

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre‑employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer. The following checks are to be conducted:

1. Conviction checks in the following areas:

a) Crimes of Violence
b) Sex Related Offences
c) Serious Drug Offences
d) Crimes involving dishonesty

2. Identification check

3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check

Desirable Requirements

  • Holds, or is currently working towards, postgraduate qualifications in education and/or clinical teaching and learning
  • Holds, or is currently working towards, postgraduate qualifications in the area of clinical/practice speciality as relevant to the position.

Applicants should note that, for a period of six months from the date of publication, this selection process may be used to fill subsequent or similar full time and part time vacancies.

(image) 518832 Clinical Nurse Educator G6 (July 2020) HPRNL.pdf
(image) 518832 Clinical Nurse Educator G6 (July 2020) HPRNL.docx
(image) THS Applicant Guide.pdf
(image) THS Applicant Guide.docx

How to apply

Apply Online. Please click the blue "Apply now" button on this screen.

This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete an online application Please note that attachments must be in Microsoft Word or PDF format.

Referee details are submitted as part of the online application so make sure you have the contact details of two referees before applying.

Important information

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For further information contact

Erin McLeod
Assistant Director of Nursing - Education
Phone: (03) 6166 8786
Email: [email protected]

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