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.
- Full Time/ Part Time roles available
- Learn new skills with supported professional development
- Person-centred model of care
- Attractive nurse to patient ratios
- Access to scholarship and postgraduate study in cancer nursing
- Alfred location
The Alfred provides a fully integrated range of cancer treatment services and modalities onsite, from diagnosis through to best supportive care.
You will have the chance to work in our comprehensive service, including solid tumour cancers, non-malignant haematology, malignant haematology and stem cell transplantation including autologous and allogeneic transplants. We also provide care for an extensive range of clinical trials including first in human trials. There are opportunities to develop new skills with short term rotations between inpatient and outpatient settings, as well as full year rotations including experience in clinical trials department, outpatient haematology/oncology and radiotherapy.
As a clinical nurse, your practice will lead to excellence in patient care. You understand the importance of establishing a relationship between the patient and yourself in order to achieve the best possible outcomes for your patients. You demonstrate the core nursing values of patient centred care, trust and respect in every interaction with patients, carers and colleagues. You will be supported with a professional development framework which includes key learning concepts to become a skilled clinician in cancer nursing.
- Excellent communication skills
- Ability to work as part of a fast paced, multidisciplinary team
- Strong patient focus
- Chemotherapy administration experience highly desirable
- AHPRA Registration
This is the place for you if you want to join a friendly, motivated & enthusiastic team and have a keen interest in becoming a cancer nursing expert. We provide a supportive learning environment which is committed to wellbeing of both patients and staff. We have been recognised as a leader in staff wellbeing at Alfred, winning an internal award for innovations in staff wellness initiatives.
- Discount Health Insurance
- Salary Packaging
- Car Parking
- Child Care
Come and explore your career in cancer nursing. For a confidential discussion, please contact Acting Nurse Manager, James Gunn on 9076 3671
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.