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Clinical Nurse Consultant - Palliative Care (502892)


Posted: 4 Jul 2024

Location: NW Tasmania

Our SPCS NW team collaboratively manage the complex care of the palliative patient in all care settings.

The role:

The Clin­i­cal Nurse Con­sul­tant — Pal­lia­tive Care pro­vides clin­i­cal lead­er­ship and direc­tion in plan­ning, imple­ment­ing and eval­u­at­ing the pro­vi­sion of pal­lia­tive care to effec­tive­ly sup­port the deliv­ery of a com­mu­ni­ty pal­lia­tive care ser­vice pro­vid­ed by the Pri­ma­ry Health North West Area Ser­vices. The Clin­i­cal Nurse Con­sul­tant — Pal­lia­tive Care is respon­si­ble for: 

  • Pro­vid­ing clin­i­cal lead­er­ship and spe­cial­ist clin­i­cal advice to nurs­ing, med­ical and allied health staff includ­ing oth­er health care providers and exter­nal stakeholders. 
  • Coor­di­nat­ing com­mu­ni­ty pal­lia­tive care clin­i­cal prac­tices includ­ing pal­lia­tive care assess­ment and treat­ment plans, psy­choso­cial sup­port and interventions. 
  • Lead­ing the devel­op­ment and imple­men­ta­tion of clin­i­cal pro­to­cols, guide­lines and ser­vice deliv­ery options.

Note: — Please refer to the State­ment of Duties for all the selec­tion cri­te­ria of this posi­tion to address in your application.

The team:

Our SPCS NW team col­lab­o­ra­tive­ly man­age the com­plex care of the pal­lia­tive patient in all care set­tings. We offer a sup­port­ive and engaged team that is com­mit­ted to con­tin­u­ing pro­fes­sion­al devel­op­ment to ensure that care is evi­dence based, and holis­tic. Our inclu­sive team deliv­er a reli­able, resource­ful and respon­sive con­sul­ta­tive ser­vice for our patien­t’s their car­ers and our col­leagues. Our team work in a vari­ety of set­tings from acute, com­mu­ni­ty and RACF facil­i­ties across the north west of Tasmania.

  • Work with­in a mul­ti­dis­ci­pli­nary team with­in var­ied environments
  • Oppor­tu­ni­ties for on going pro­fes­sion­al and career development
  • Work with a respon­si­ble con­sul­ta­tive service

Details of Appointment

Mul­ti­ple fixed term, full or part time, day work­er posi­tions work­ing up to 76 hours per fort­night, com­menc­ing from as soon as you are avail­able to join our team until 20 Decem­ber 2024

Salary: $111,506 to $118,336 pro rata per annum. Our Employ­er 11% super­an­nu­a­tion con­tri­bu­tion is on top of this amount.

You’ll have access to salary pack­age a range of ben­e­fits includ­ing liv­ing expens­es up to $9,010 + $2,650 in meal enter­tain­ment each FBT year + oth­er ben­e­fits if eligible. 

In addi­tion, the fol­low­ing allowances cal­cu­lat­ed on the salaried incre­men­tal point may be available: 

  • Post Grad­u­ate Allowance of up to 7.5% based on qual­i­fi­ca­tion type 
  • Pro­fes­sion­al Devel­op­ment Allowance of up to $500 per annum 
  • Salary range is in accor­dance with Nurs­es and Mid­wives Tas­man­ian State Ser­vice Agree­ment 2023

For more infor­ma­tion and how to apply please vis­it our web­site www​.jobs​.tas​.gov​.au

For fur­ther enquiries please contact:

Jacque­line Easton

Posi­tion: Nurse Unit Man­ag­er — Spe­cial­ist Pal­lia­tive Care
Phone: (03) 6477 7760
E‑mail: jacqueline.​easton@​ths.​tas.​gov.​au

Appli­ca­tions close 1 August 2024