Position Details
Reference Number 16732
Position Title Registered Nurse
Employment Type Permanent Full Time, Permanent Part Time
Division Chief Operating Officer
Location Melbourne
Award Classification Award : Nurses & Midwives
Classification From: YP3 - RN GRADE 2 YEAR 2
Classification To: YP11 - RN GRADE 2 YEAR 10
Position Summary

Outstanding candidates are encouraged to apply for positions now open at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre – a place where our normal days are extraordinary; as are the people we care for.


Peter Mac is one of a handful of integrated cancer research, education and treatment centres in the world. Each day our team strives to provide the very best in cancer care, even better treatments and potential cancer cures for all people affected by cancer.


Globally, we are facing one of the most pivotal times in the pursuit of cancer cures, and Peter Mac stands at its forefront. Together, we aim to lead a new era of cancer prevention, care and discovery, supported by state-of-the-art facilities at our new home within the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre building.


Your role in our future.


We are seeking a highly motivated and passionate nursing professional to undertake the role of Registered Nurse Grade 2 in our Haematology service – one of the largest in Victoria – which includes Myeloma, Lymphoma, Stem Cell Therapies and Oncology Breast.  Working in a fast paced and collegiate environment, you will be responsible for comprehensive patient assessment and the delivery of complex cancer care.


Peter Mac Nurses have a passion for cancer care and a strong commitment to evidence-based care that translates into clinical practice experts. With a focus on career pathway and progression, you will work in an optimal learning environment where you will enhance your acute nursing skills, as well as develop your oncology knowledge, with access to flexible education and competency-based programs. Successful applicants will also have the opportunity to apply for post graduate study in cancer nursing and possible future rotational program with The Royal Melbourne Hospital. 


The successful applicant will have a background in Haematology/ Medical Oncology or the acute care sector and be able to demonstrate personal qualities and behaviours reflective of Peter Mac’s values of excellence, innovation and compassion.


Peter Mac’s cancer care and treatment services are delivered in partnership with The Royal Women’s Hospital and The Royal Melbourne Hospital, all co-located within the biomedical Parkville Precinct. Our main centre – within the new $1billion purpose-built Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre building – has the very latest equipment and facilities to support the care we provide.  We are conveniently located just minutes from the CBD and along three major tram routes with connections to some of Melbourne’s major train stations.


If you are looking to expand your cancer knowledge and experience in an environment that fosters a culture of learning through our competency-based framework and the clinical support of our Practice Development Nurse, then come and join us.


"In the words of our founder, Sir Peter MacCallum:  Nothing but the best is good enough in the treatment of cancer”.


For further information about this opportunity, please review the position description or contact us for a confidential discussion.


Remuneration in line with the Nurses And Midwives (Victorian Public Sector) (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2016-2020 (Classification Scale: YP3 (Year 2) – YP11 (Year 10)


Peter Mac offers its employees the following benefits:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Central City Location
  • Training and Development Program
Selection Criteria Essential: Do you have more than 12 months experience in Haematology/Oncology or acute care nursing?
Contact Person Delia Comodo
Contact Number 8559 5630
Alternate Contact Person Nadine Borschmann
Alternate Contact Number 8559 5630
Closing Date 11/06/2019
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