Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.
The Alfred Hospital Renal Transplant program began in 1966 and we remain one of the major kidney transplanting services in Victoria. At Alfred Health, the number of kidney transplants (including dual lung-kidney, heart kidney) has increased over the past 5 years with an aim of reaching 50 per year over the next 2 years.
The Alfred’s Renal Transplant program provides the following services:
Evaluation and preparation of kidney transplant recipients and live donors
The Renal Transplant Coordinator will be responsible for providing professional support and clinical expertise to people with end-stage renal disease who have chosen a kidney transplant care pathway.
We are looking for 2 Renal Transplant Coordinator's who will be responsible for providing professional support and clinical expertise to people with end-stage renal disease who have chosen a kidney transplant care pathway.
KEY CAPABILITIES AND EXPERIENCE:
Current, unrestricted Registered Nurse Division 1 with AHPRA
Extensive relevant post-graduate experience or diploma or working toward the same
Open to new approaches or initiatives and prepared to try new ways of working
Fosters teamwork and builds team spirit by role modelling team behaviours
Communicate well with consumers from a wide range of cultures and backgrounds
Take responsibility for own actions and is motivated who demonstrates excellent leadership skills
Understanding of Alfred Health Values
Advanced patient clinical assessment skills
Demonstrated organisational skills, including the ability to analyse issues, coordinate tasks, set priorities and work to timelines in a pressured environment.
Demonstrated tactful communication skills, both verbal and written.
Excellent interpersonal skills appropriate to deal with a wide range of complex and sensitive issues.
Ability to develop positive and collaborative working relationships.
Current Victorian driver’s licence
If you have the energy, relevant post-graduate experience and are ready for a challenge, please contact Maria on 0488 659 411 to discuss your application of Renal Transplant Coordinator.
Application closing date Wednesday, 20th March 2019 at 11pm
Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.