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Clinical Nurse Specialist Grade 2: Education (Broken Hill &Lower Western Sector Facilities)

Organisation/Entity: Far West Local Health District
Job Category:
  • Health - Medical Positions | Nursing
  • Nursing and Midwifery | Clinical Nurse Specialist
Job Location:
  • Regional NSW / Riverina & Murray
Job Reference Number: 400705
Work Type: Full-Time
Total Remuneration Package: $93,556.00 - $96,624.00
Contact: 0880801329 - Timothy O'Neill
Contact Email: Timothy.Oneill@health.nsw.gov.au
Closing Date: 03/07/2017 - 11:59 PM


Purpose of Position

  • Provide a coordinated, collaborative and consultative approach to the clinical education and training of nurses and or midwives across the Far West LHD
  • Design and deliver nursing education and training programs / resources across the Far West LHD
  • Participate in competency assessment across the Far West LHD
  • Monitor, evaluate and report on clinical education, training and competency assessment of nurses across the Far West LHD
  • We offer Salary Packaging options for our eligible staff.
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply. We recognise the value of Aboriginal staff, to Far West LHD, and to the health of the Aboriginal people and communities in our District. Please visit our Aboriginal Recruitment tool, Stepping Up.
  • Please note that to apply for this position you must be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident, or be able to independently, legally live and work in Australia. For more information please see www.immi.gov.au
  • Successful applicants will be required to obtain required vaccinations prior to commencing employment. Please click on the link for further information: http://www0.health.nsw.gov.au/policies/pd/2011/pdf/PD2011_005.pdf
  • Criminal record checks will be undertaken on successful applicants. If you are successful for a position designated as child-related employment you will be required to obtain a Working with Children clearance from the Office of the Children’s Guardian. To apply, please go to https://wwccheck.ccyp.nsw.gov.au/Applicants/Application


Selection Criteria

Current registration to practice as a Registered Nurse with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA). Demonstrated ability to practice in accordance with legislation, policies and procedures affecting Nursing practice and expert clinical skills and demonstrated ability to adhere to the defined standards of ethical and professional conduct consistent with the current NSW Health Code of Conduct and/or relevant professional standards where applicable. Demonstrated experience working in the area of clinical education and training of nurses / midwives and extensive clinical experience as a registered nurse in an adult care environment. Relevant post graduate qualifications in teaching and competency assessment of nurses (or a willing ness to commence same within 6 months) Evidence of participation in own professional development and commitment to maintaining standards of practice and enhancement of skills and knowledge. Demonstrated effective interpersonal skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills, advanced computer skills and use of software programs. Current Australian driver’s licence and a willingness to travel across the Far West Local Health District.