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Palliative Care Nurse Consultants (2)

Employer: Monash Health
Location: Clayton
Type:  Part time
Job Ref:57863
Closing Date:  21 February 2023



The Supportive and Palliative Care Service provides a bi-disciplinary Palliative Care Consultancy Service and works in close partnership with McCulloch House, a Level 3, 16 bed Inpatient Palliative Care Unit and the 5 inpatient beds within a general medicine ward at Casey Hospital.

We are a supportive and well established team within a large tertiary metropolitan health service seeing approximately 3000 patients per year. In addition, this service contributes to teaching, education and research efforts within Monash Health, and in collaboration with Monash University.

About the role

We are seeking an accomplished and motivated nurse to join the Palliative Care Consultancy Service at Monash Health. This position offers the opportunity to extend your Palliative Care and leadership skills to provide an outstanding patient experience whilst in the dynamic environment of an acute care setting.

We currently have 2 opportunities available, Monday to Friday 8am - 4:30pm (days negotiable):

  • Fixed term 5 months, part time (0.8 EFT) 
  • Permanent, part time (0.4 EFT)

Please state in your application which position you are interested in.

What is Offered

Our employees enjoy a range of benefits including:

  • salary packaging options that increase your take-home pay
  • a comprehensive Health and Wellbeing program
  • free flu vaccinations
  • private health insurance at discounted rates
  • health imaging services
  • + more
Selection Criteria
  • Current AHPRA registration 
  • Post graduate qualifications in Palliative Care speciality
  • A proven commitment to the principles of palliative care and evidence based practice
  • High level of computer literacy  
  • Current driver’s licence and own vehicle with ability to work across multiple Monash Health sites as required

To access the Position Description click on 'further information' button below.

How To Apply

For a confidential discussion and to explore the opportunity further please call Christine Mooney on 0466 089 234

For information including how to apply via the Monash Health online system and probity check requirements, please click on 'Further Information' below. Applications close Tuesday 21 February 2023.