Position Details
Reference Number 22627
Position Title Clinical Nurse Consultant Neuroendocrine Tumour
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Division Chief Nursing Officer
Location Melbourne
Award Classification Award : Nurses & Midwives
Classification From: ZJ4 - RN G4B YR1 CLIN CON B
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.


With continued growth, we are currently seeking a highly motivated Nurse Consultant – Neuroendocrine Tumour (NET) to join our supportive and inclusive team.


The Nurse Consultant – NET is an expert practitioner who uses and facilitates evidence- based practice which is visionary, creative and appropriate to the tumour stream/service.


The Nurse Consultant identifies, facilitates, provides and evaluates educational processes to enhance the knowledge and competencies of health professionals and patients within the service.


The successful applicant will predominantly be responsible for supporting patients with Neuroendocrine tumours across all treatment modalities and throughout all aspects of their illness. The nurse consultant also triages new referrals to the service, manages phone calls and emails from patients or family members and works closely with the multidisciplinary team to manage symptoms and side effects.


Successful Applicants will possess:

  • A Minimum of 5 years’ experience in oncology nursing at a senior level
  • An understanding of and experience with developing evidence-based practice
  • Demonstrated involvement in professional activities and organisations e.g. Australian College of Nursing, Cancer Nursing Society of Australia, Haematology Society of Australia and New Zealand
  • Motivation to delivering a high standard of patient care
  • Highly developed communication and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team environment and autonomously when required
  • Commitment to improvement and excellence in the delivery of outcomes


This is a Full Time role (80.00 hours per fortnight). For further information about this opportunity, please review the position description or contact us for a confidential discussion.


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


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: Are you a Registered Nurse Division 1?
Essential: Do you have a Postgraduate Qualification in Oncology Nursing, Advanced Nursing or related field?
Essential: Do you have a minimum 5 years’ experience in oncology nursing, a Master’s degree in nursing or equivalent (or working towards)?
Essential: Are you able to coordinate and plan the care of people with cancer across the continuum of care?
Essential: Do you have high level interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills?
Essential: Are you able to work effectively in a multi-disciplinary team?
Essential: Have you demonstrated involvement in professional activities and organisations?
Contact Person Donna Milne
Contact Number 0413614117
Closing Date 06/07/2022
Position Description
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