Clinical Nurse Consultant - Haemodialysis Vascular Access (519107)

 
  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jan 6, 2023
Medicine Part-time

Job Description:

The role:

The Clinical Nurse Consultant for Haemodialysis Vascular Access provides best practice clinical leadership and quality patient management in a Multi-Disciplinary Team at Royal Hobart Hospital and other Hospitals sites for patients requiring vascular access for the purpose of dialysis. They work in partnership with the Consultant Nephrologist, Nurse Unit Manager, Vascular-Surgical team, Radiology team, Dialysis Nursing team and the broader Multidisciplinary team to provide an advanced level nursing service using expert clinical judgement, skills and knowledge in the care and management of vascular access in patients with chronic kidney disease and end stage kidney disease.

The Clinical Nurse Consultant for Haemodialysis Vascular Access creates a centre point of referral and coordination for renal vascular access creation and management. They develop and support the delivery of patients care with respect to dialysis vascular access monitoring and management using evidence-based practice and the implementation and promotion of quality improvement activities and research within and external to the Tasmanian Health Service.

Note: - Please refer to the Statement of Duties for all the selection criteria of this position to address in your application.

Details of Appointment

Permanent, part time, day worker position, working 68.4 hours per fortnight, commencing as soon as possible.

*notwithstanding hours to be negotiated with the successful applicant

Salary: $104,735 to $111,334 pro rata per annum + 10.5% superannuation + access to salary packaging

You’ll have access to salary package a range of benefits including living expenses up to $9,010 + $2,650 in meal entertainment each FBT year + other benefits if eligible.

In addition, the following allowances calculated on the salaried incremental point may be available:

Eligibility:

Successful applicants will be required to meet the essential criteria:

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

Applicants should note the following criteria are desirable:

  1. Holds or working towards a postgraduate qualification relevant to the position

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:
  1. Identification check
  2. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

We encourage you to review the Applicant Guide, Statement of Duties, prior to applying for an overview of the duties, program, selection process and selection criteria.

Statement of Duties

Applicant Guide

How to Apply

Apply Online. Please click the "Apply" button on this screen. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete a 1-2 page application detailing your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the attached Statement of Duties.

* Please note that our application process has changed. Refer to the attached Application Guide for information about the new application format.

Please note:

For more information

Win Lynd
Nurse Unit Manager (NUM) - Renal Unit
(03) 6166 1442
[email protected]

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