Clinical Nurse Specialist - Grade 2 - Palliative Care - West Wyalong
Employment Type : Permanent Part Time Position Classification : Clinical Nurse Specialist Grade 2 Remuneration : $100,746.38 - $104,054.50 per annum pro rata Hours Per Week : 16 Requisition ID : REQ163622 Vaccination Category: A Closing Date : 21 May 2020 Grow your career with us.
We have pathways galore. Where you will be working West Wyalong Hospital is a 22 bed health facility delivering acute, sub-acute and emergency services. Pathology services and X-ray are provided along with a range of community health services.
Learn more about the benefits and lifestyle of West Wyalong What you will be doing Clinical Nurse Specialist Grade 2 (CNS2) and Clinical Midwife Specialist Grade 2 (CMS2) are crucial members of the Murrumbidgee Local Health District Nursing and Midwifery Workforce. The CNS2/CMS2 is responsible for the provision of high level patient centred, evidence-based clinical nursing care and is expected to embrace and lead a practice development philosophy in the delivery of that care. The CNS/CMS2 encompasses the core criteria of the CNS/CMS1 with additional characteristics of; exercises extended autonomy of decision making and exercises professional knowledge and judgement in providing complex care requiring advanced clinical skills.
This outcome is achieved through undertaking comprehensive nursing/midwifery assessments, providing expert consultation and educational support to staff, patients and family in the designated area of clinical practice. The CNS/CMS2 is responsible for evaluation and supervision in the provision of complex nursing/midwifery care directed towards patients/women within the designated area of clinical practice. The CNS/CMS2 will demonstrate the ability to act as a professional role model, delivering a high level capacity for patient advocacy and cost benefit practice while demonstrating the ability to act as a change agent, provide effective clinical leadership and the ability to practice as an autonomous professional with the capacity to work within a multidisciplinary team environment.
Selection Criteria Registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA), with demonstrated evidence to meet the NMBA's Registered Nurse standards for practice and meet the NMBA approved standards, codes, guidelines and frameworks commensurate with the position. Post graduate qualifications relevant to the specialty and at least 3 years fulltime equivalent clinical experience in the specialty of the specified post graduate qualification. Demonstrated commitment to own professional development to maintain, improve and broaden knowledge, expertise and competence, capability and develop the personal and professional qualities required through the use of research and evidence based practice reflecting an understanding of contemporary matters.
Please refer to the Position Description for the essential requirements and full selection criteria. Your application must include a current resume and address all selection criteri....