Clinical Nurse - Gynae-Oncology

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Work type: Permanent
Location: South Brisbane
Categories: Clinical nursing

About the role

Mater Hospital Brisbane is recruiting for an experienced, motivated and enthusiastic Gynae-Oncology Clinical Nurse to join the Ambulatory and Outpatient Department on a permanent part-time basis, working 24 hrs per week.

As a Gynae-Oncology Clinical Nurse, you will work collaboratively within a multidisciplinary team. The role will provide coordination support to the Gynae-Oncology team and their patients, including providing clinical management and improvements for multidisciplinary team meetings.

This is a rewarding career opportunity for an accomplished Registered Nurse to gain further experience in a challenging and varied role which will develop your clinical management skills in Gynae-Oncology whilst providing dedicated support to a complex patient group within an ever-progressing team.

Salary range: $48.66 - $52.13 (Registered Nurse Level 2) per hour plus superannuation

What you’ll be doing

As a valued member of the team your responsibilities will include (but not limited to):

  • Providing specialty specific support and resources to patients & staff,
  • Liaising with the multidisciplinary team/s between various specialties & sub-specialties to ensure consistent patient outcomes and escalating patient concerns when required,
  • Timely surgical scheduling, support and coordination of multidisciplinary team meetings and patient discussion and planning,
  • Actively participating in Outpatient and Ambulatory Department Nursing Portfolios – Specialty specific and CSQU Audit Schedule,
  • Collaboration with other health professionals to provide safe patient care and appropriate referrals as identified,
  • Establish priorities for resolution of identified health needs in consultation with the patient or group of patients.

About you

The successful candidate will have:

  • Current AHPRA registration as a Registered Nurse,
  • Previous 2+ years gynaecology or oncology nursing experience,
  • Advanced clinical competency and the ability to maintain the highest standards of nursing practice,
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively with other members of the multi-disciplinary team in the delivery of optimal patient outcomes,
  • Strong leadership skills, effective communication, and clinical problem-solving skills to maximise patient care,
  • A commitment to the continuous improvement of health care and nursing practice,
  • Demonstrated commitment to professional practice through continuing professional development,
  • Ability to contribute to departmental research activities,
  • Ability to navigate computer systems. Previous experience/knowledge using MDT platforms such as the QOOL database would be advantageous,
  • Ability to work a flexible roster with ideal availability over 5 days.

Why join us?

In return for your skills, effort and enthusiastic commitment you will have the opportunity to work for an Australian leader in the field of Health, Education and Research and work with a team who make a real difference to the lives of our patients, consumers and community.

In addition to being part of a workplace that offers compassionate care in the spirit of the Sisters of Mercy, you will have opportunities to increase your take-home pay with our salary packaging options.

Closing date for applications is Saturday 25 September 2021.

For further information specific to the position, please contact Charmain Nissen, Nurse Unit Manager on 07 3163 6443.

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