Clinical Nurse Specialist (Grade 2) - Palliative Care

Clinical Nurse Specialist
REQ73635 Requisition #
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Employment Type: Temporary Full Time up to August 2019
Position Classification: Clinical Nurse Specialist Grade 2
Remuneration: $1,883.70 - $1,945.60 per week
Hours Per Week: 38
Requisition ID: REQ73635

Do you want to join the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital  team?

Where you'll be working

Royal Prince Alfred Hospital (RPAH) is a major metropolitan tertiary referral hospital and a principal provider of specialist healthcare. It remains one of the nation’s most respected hospitals, with a distinguished history serving the health needs of local, statewide, national and international communities.

What you'll be doing

To provide palliative care support and education to health care professionals across the facility campus and facilitate best practice clinical care to individual patient palliation and family/carer support.  

Selection Criteria

  • Current Nursing registration with AHPRA and 3 years full time equivalent post registration experience in Palliative Care nursing and relevant post registration qualifications.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and expertise in specialist Palliative Care clinical practices including assessment, planning, treatment management, and clinical leadership underpinned by evidenced based practice.
  • Demonstrated professional knowledge, judgement and skill in providing professional education and support in Palliative Care nursing.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively liaise, negotiate and act as a resource person for advanced practice to health service providers on Palliative Care related health issues.
  • Ability to work autonomously and contribute to a multidisciplinary team in the delivery of Palliative care services for patients and their families.
  • Demonstrated professional communication skills including written and verbal.


SLHD is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people with disability are encouraged to apply for all internal and externally advertised positions. If you require assistance, please advise the contact person at the time of your application.


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Applications Close: 25 January 2019                

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