Clinical Nurse Educator Mental Health High Dependency Unit and Triage and Assessment Centre

Clinical Nurse Educator
REQ119196 Requisition #
Employment Type: Permanent Full Time
Position Classification: Clinical Nurse Educator
Remuneration: $97,579.14 - $100,746.38
Hours Per Week: 38
Requisition ID: REQ119196
Application Close: 28 August 2019

Together, Achieving Better Health


Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District will drive innovation and excellence in health service delivery that provides safe, equitable, high quality, accessible, timely and efficient services that are responsive to the needs of patients and the community

Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District is an Equal Opportunity Employer and actively encourages diversity and inclusion within our workforce.  We encourage applications from Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, people with disabilities, and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. 

About the Role

The Clinical Nurse Educator (CNE) is responsible for promoting evidence based best practice through the coordination and facilitation of clinical education and other staff development strategies to a range of health professionals working in the unit. The CNE is required to identify learning needs and to plan, develop, deliver and evaluate clinical education at unit level that facilitates person centred, recovery focused and trauma informed mental health nursing care that is family inclusive and culturally sensitive.

About Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District   

The Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District provides world-class clinical care, research and innovation, and is committed to providing a workplace culture that values and promotes the growth of high performing teams and individuals.  We are passionate about the work we do, and are committed to improving the health of our local community and enhancing the experience of all our patients. 


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About Applying

If you read this and think “Wow – that’s me!” then please review the position description and selection criteria for the role.  You will need to submit an application electronically by clicking on the “Apply Now” button.  So that we truly understand how perfect you are for this role, please ensure that you detail your experience, skills, knowledge and any other relevant information by responding to each selection criteria.


To apply, you need to be an Australian citizen, permanent resident or hold an appropriate work visa.

Selection Criteria to be Addressed:

  1. Current registration to practice as a Registered Nurse – Division 1 with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Authority (AHPRA)
  2. Recognised mental health nursing qualifications
  3. Recent and extensive clinical experience in mental health as a registered nurse, including demonstrated experience in providing person centred, recovery focused and trauma informed mental health nursing care that is family inclusive and culturally sensitive
  4. Demonstrated ability to identify learning needs and to plan, develop, deliver and evaluate education
  5. Highly developed interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to work in a consultative manner
  6. Demonstrated previous experience in clinical teaching, mentoring and preceptorship
  7. Demonstrated capacity to work effectively in a team environment
  8. Ability to travel within the LHD in accordance with the position.

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