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.
Part time position – 64 hours per fortnight
Classification code – YZ7-YZ8
The Nursing Education Department is committed to providing excellence in education to all sections of Nursing. Our overall goal is to act as a resource to Nursing Services through the provision of educational activities that support registered/enrolled nurses to provide outstanding nursing care and service. In this dynamic environment we are constantly exploring new approaches to education that will enhance Nursing Services continuous service improvement and development.
Nurse Educators (CNE) are members of the Nursing Education team and role model the values of Nursing Services by: exemplifying and promoting excellence in practice and fostering an environment of inquiry and continuous learning. As a recognised resource for staff, the NE assists clinical nurses to achieve optimal outcomes in patient care delivery. Serving as a role model for professional practice, this position is responsible for anticipating and responding to the developmental needs of the nurse and the clinical environment, collaborating with the numerous stakeholders to implement programs that further equip the nurse to respond to the increasingly complex needs of patients.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:
Currently registered as a Registered Nurse with Nursing & Midwifery Board of Australia via AHPRA.
A postgraduate certificate (at minimum) in nursing or education
Previous experience in an education or education support role
Demonstrated extensive relevant clinical knowledge / experience in acute/sub-acute care nursing (relevant to the program) and in a clinical leadership role.
Demonstrated in-depth understanding of nursing scope of practice
Demonstrated high level reflective and critical analysis skills
Demonstrated commitment to research process, quality and safety and application to practice
Current and satisfactory Working with Children Check
Evidence of completion of all mandatory training requirements of current organisation
Demonstrated commitment to promoting an environment of continuous learning and continuous quality improvement
Easy public transport access
If you are interested in this position or would like any further details, please contact Jacinta Lasky on 9026 6426
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.