Clinical Nurse Consultant Grade 2 - Oncology - Permanent Full Time - The Sutherland Hospital
Employment Type : Permanent Full Time Position Classification : Clinical Nurse Consultant Grade 2 Remuneration : $117318.3 - $119650.68 per annum Hours Per Week : 38 Requisition ID : REQ136016 The Sutherland Hospital is a 375-bed, major metropolitan hospital and an associated teaching hospital of the University of NSW which is part of the South Eastern Sydney Local Health District and is located in Caringbah, a southern suburb of Sydney.
Established in 1958, The Sutherland Hospital campus offers a comprehensive range of inpatient and community services to around 226,000 residents of the Sutherland Shire, colloquially known as â€˜The Shireâ€™. A recently completed $62.9 million redevelopment has delivered a new and expanded emergency department, 60 new acute inpatient beds, refurbishment works to provide an expanded medical imaging service and storage space for theatres to improve efficiencies.
The hospital campus is close to some of Sydneyâ€™s great beaches at Cronulla and to the beautiful Royal National Park. Cronulla is a lively suburb with many restaurants, cafes, bars and a cinema. At Miranda, just a 10 minute walk away from the hospital, there is a Westfield Shopping Centre and cinema complex.
Salary Packaging and Fitness Passport is also available to eligible staff members. What you'll be doing The vision for South Eastern Sydney Local Health District (SESLHD) is â€˜exceptional care, healthier livesâ€™ . SESLHD is committed to enabling our community to be healthy and well, and to providing the best possible compassionate care when people need it.
The vision for Nursing and Midwifery at The Sutherland hospital (TSH) is to build a united team that provides compassionate care to our community through transformational, supportive and holistic nursing and midwifery. The Clinical Nurse Consultant is a Registered Nurse who has responsibility for ensuring the highest standard of care is achieved for Cancer Patients both within the Inpatient and Outpatient Setting. Key components of the role include assisting both cancer patients and their carers to navigate their treatment pathways, through the provision of education and emotional support in conjunction with the Cancer Services Psychosocial and Palliative Care teams.
The CNC Oncology is responsible for the coordination of all inpatient chemotherapy at TSH in both the malignant and non- malignant settings, identification of Oncology emergencies, and facilitates the direct admission of patients for symptomatic review. This role provides education in relation to Cytotoxic Safe Handling and Central Venous Access Device Management and is often consulted for venous access review and central line clinical management concerns. Clinical Nurse Consultant Grade 2 means: A registered nurse appointed as such to a position approved by the Health Service, who has at least 5 years full time equivalent post registration experience, with at least 3 years full time equivalent experience in the....