Clinical Nurse Educator (524254)

 
  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Oct 13, 2021
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

Following an announcement by the Tasmanian Government, a Public Health Direction was issued on 10 September 2021 requiring that all Health Workers are vaccinated against COVID-19. This step is critical in protecting both our health workforce and vulnerable Tasmanians in our care.

Applicants for any position within the Department of Health must be prepared to be vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of their employment.

Salary

$99,736 to $106,036 pro-rata per annum

in accordance with the Nurses and Midwives (Tasmanian State Service Agreement) 2019

Classification

Registered Nurse Grade 6

Award

Nurses and Midwives (Tasmanian State Service) Award 2019

Period of Employment

Permanent, full-time, day work working 76 hours per fortnight commencing November 2021.

Please note that part time hours may be considered.

Please also note that this process may be used to fill fixed term and casual opportunities as they arise.

Location

Child Health and Parenting Services - North/Northwest

Duties

The role of the Clinical Nurse Educator (CNE) is to facilitate and support the education and development of the nursing and midwifery workforce, including all sets of learners.

  • The CNE works within a quality and safety framework that fosters the implementation of person-centred care, evidence-based knowledge, clinical reasoning and research.
  • The CNE role may incorporate activities associated with transition programs, clinical practice placement programs as a component of pre and post-registration and enrolment courses; and professional development programs.
  • Plan, develop, implement and evaluate nurse education programs and activities in the clinical setting, including core and mandatory programs, in collaboration with the leadership team, internal and external education providers, and coordinators as required.

Essential Requirements

  • Registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia as a Registered Nurse
  • Current Tasmanian Working with Children Registration

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

  • Relevant post graduate qualifications

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.

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(image) Applicant Guide.pdf
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How to apply

Apply Online. Please click the blue "Apply Now" button on this screen.
Applications will only be accepted online. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete an online application form, complete/upload your selection criteria responses and attach your resume. 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 for two referees before applying.

Important information

The email account you provide when making job applications will be used in correspondence to you. It is important that this is kept up to date and monitored regularly.

To update your email address (or contact number), log in to www.jobs.tas.gov.au and look for “Existing applicant login” where you can update your details.

For further information contact

Ashleigh Miller
Assistant Director of Nursing – Child Health and Parenting Services NW
Phone: (03) 6777 1325
Email: ashleigh.miller@ths.tas.gov.au

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