Position Details
Reference Number 22857
Position Title Practice Development Nurse - Ward 3A
Employment Type Permanent Part Time
Division Chief Operating Officer
Location Melbourne
Award Classification Award : Nurses & Midwives
Classification From: YW11 - RN ANUM YEAR 1
Classification To: YW12 - RN ANUM YEAR 2
Position Summary

Practice Development Nurse - Ward 3A (Medical Oncology, Adolescent Young Adult and Clinical Trials)

  • Opportunity for an experienced Registered Nurse to join the Practice Development Nurse team to support nursing education and quality improvement initiatives through ward based clinical support and development
  • Work in Australia's only Public Health Service solely dedicated to caring for people affected by cancer
  • Permanent Part Time position (up to 48hours per fortnight)

About Ward 3A

Ward 3A is a dynamic and acute care 32 bed unit with an additional 4 bed overnight Clinical Trials Unit.

Our patients receive care under the following medical specialities:

  • Head & Neck
  • Lung
  • Skin & Melanoma
  • Sarcoma/Bone & Soft Tissue
  • Neurology
  • Gynaecology & Genitourinary
  • Gastrointestinal
  • Adolescent & Young Adult cancers

Your role in our future

We are seeking a highly motivated, passionate and skilled clinical leader with the following:

  • Registered Nurse with current AHPRA registration
  • Postgraduate diploma in cancer nursing or equivalent
  • Demonstrated cancer nursing expertise with at least 3 years' experience
  • Well-developed communication and presentation skills
  • Commitment to implementing innovative education and quality improvement initiatives that benefit patient care

Remuneration as per Nurses And Midwives (Victorian Public Sector) (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2020-2024 - YW11 - RN ANUM YEAR 1 ($65,510.12) to YW12 - RN ANUM YEAR 2 ($67,713.88).

If you have these capabilities and are looking for a challenging and rewarding role please apply or contact us for further details.

Peter Mac requires its staff to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Please contact us if you would like to discuss this requirement.

Why work for Peter Mac:

  • Peter Mac offer a range of benefits which support our people both personally and professionally.
  • Our staff benefits include award winning facilities, professional development and events, a health and wellbeing program, flexible work practices and policies and financial benefits such as salary packaging.
  • We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, all members of the LGBTQI community and people with a disability.


Selection Criteria Essential: Postgraduate diploma in cancer nursing or equivalent
Essential: Demonstrated expertise and at least 3 years' experience in cancer nursing
Contact Person Nadine Borschmann
Contact Number 8559 5310
Alternate Contact Person Haylee Stuart Forbes
Alternate Contact Number 8559 5310
Closing Date 31/08/2022
Position Description
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