Cancer Care Coordinator

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Work type: Permanent
Location: Mater Hospital South Brisbane
Categories: Registered Nurse/Midwife

About the role

MCCC are searching for an experienced Registered Nurse interested in taking the next step in their career as a Cancer Care Coordinator on a permanent full time basis. The Mater Cancer Care Centre (MCCC) aims to offer all patients, regardless of their level of health insurance cover, access to a modern state-of-the-art facility that provides comprehensive and compassionate care that is individually personalised.

The Mater Cancer Care Centre includes: specialist suites (oncology and haematology), consultation rooms, 40 cancer care treatment pods (including apheresis), palliative care, support programs and a specialised pharmacy. The layout of the centre enables a holistic approach to cancer care all from the one convenient location. Consultations, treatment and a retail pharmacy are all in the once centre with allied health also available.

As the Cancer Care Coordinator (CCC) you will be responsible for engaging directly with the patient to assist in navigating their treatment pathways which includes their inpatient cares in the Mater Adults Hospital. The coordination of care should be planned to meet the patient’s individual medical and personal needs. The CCC is the focal touch point for patients during their treatment and is responsible for the coordination of support services to see patients safely through treatment. Furthermore, you will use your expert clinical expertise and knowledge to undertake comprehensive holistic assessments to identify complex patients to ensure optimal patient outcomes.

Salary range: $49.16 - $55.19 (RN Level 3) per hour plus superannuation 

About you

  • As the successful candidate you will have: 
  • Current AHPRA registration as a Registered Nurse
  • Minimum 5 years’ clinical experience in cancer nursing
  • Post-graduate qualifications in cancer nursing or equivalent (highly desirable) 

Your experience and organisational skills will see you become an integral part of the team that is committed to delivering outstanding care, services, and experience outcomes for patients.  This really is a fantastic chance to become part of a highly skilled and professional team, utilising your enthusiasm and passion for nursing within a supportive and professional environment. 

Why join us?

In return for your skills you will have the opportunity to work for an Australian leader in the field of Health and work with a team who make a real difference to the lives of our patients. Mater provides benefits not offered in other workplaces. In addition to being part of a workplace that offers compassionate care in the spirit of the Sisters of Mercy, pioneers in the provision of healthcare to Queensland for over 100 years, you will have opportunities to increase your take-home pay with our salary packaging options. 

Closing date for applications is Friday 29 May 2020.

For further information, please contact Laura Rodwell, Manager Mater Cancer Care Centre on 07 3163 5281

*Please note we will be reviewing and contacting applicants prior to closing date so please ensure you submit your application as soon as possible.


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