Clinical Nurse Consultant Equipment and Materials Operating Room Suite (520165)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jan 18, 2023
Medicine Part-time

Job Description:

The role:

Functioning as an advanced clinical practitioner and providing direct, advisory, support and educational services within the Launceston General Hospital Operating Room Suite, the Clinical Nurse Consultant Equipment and Materials Operating Room Suite (EMORS):
• Provides expert contemporary clinical advice, leadership and education in the provision of equipment and materials and the maintenance of a safe perioperative environment across the Operating Room Suite.
• Undertakes a leadership role in ensuring that clinical equipment and materials services meet quality and safety standards and are in accordance with agency performance objectives and expectations.
• Facilitates the development and maintenance of strong communication links both within the Operating Room Suite and with associated health service providers, product evaluation committee, consumers and other key groups to ensure effective and cost-efficient equipment and materials management.
• In consultation with the Nurse Unit Manager - Operating Room Suite (ORS) and Clinical Nurse Educators (CNE), provides direction and coordinates the clinical, management, education and research functions related to stock and products and provide guidance and day to day operational supervision for non-clinical support members of the perioperative services team.

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 28 hours per fortnight commencing as soon as possible

*notwithstanding hours to be negotiated with the successful applicant

Salary: $69,835 to $96,428 (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.


Successful applicants will be required to meet the essential criteria:

  1. Registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia as a Registered Nurse Registration/licences that are essential requirements of this role must remain current and valid at all times whilst employed in this role and the status of these may be checked at any time during employment. It is the employee’s responsibility to ensure that registration/licences remain current and to advise the Employer if their circumstances change. This includes notifying the Employer if a registration/licence is revoked, cancelled or has its conditions altered

Applicants should note the following criteria are desirable:

  1. Holds or is working towards a relevant post-graduate tertiary qualification
  2. Member of relevant professional nursing organisation

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:

For more information (Contact Officer)

Tonia Harper

Position: Nurse Unit Manager - Operating Room Suite
Phone: (03) 6777 6626
E-mail: [email protected]

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