Nurse Educator - Peri-operative Department

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About the role

The Nurse Educator is a Registered Nurse who is recognised as an expert level practitioner with advanced level knowledge and expertise in translating clinical skills, knowledge and evidence into nursing capability in the care of patients/clients. This role recognises, supports and achieves effective nursing education through the application of the WMH nursing education framework based on contemporary adult learning principles within the Peri-operative environment. The Nurse Educator – Peri-operative Department works within the WMH nursing education framework to deliver the design, implementation and assessment / evaluation of evidence based nursing orientation and clinical skills programs.

The Nurse Educator – Peri-operative Department also manages and develops relevant clinical educational resources, by providing contemporary clinical expertise relating to the orientation and professional development of nursing staff. This role will demonstrate expertise and leadership skills within the wider nursing education service which includes knowledge of contemporary nursing practice and theory and will support the integration and application of all relevant Health Service, Queensland Health and State-wide legislation, guidelines and standards.

All surgical procedures are performed at Ipswich Hospital, the complex contains 7 theatres, performing General, Orthopaedics, ENT, Urology, Colo-rectal, Plastics, Maxo-facial, Ophthalmology and Maternity Surgery. This vibrant environment manages over 10,000 elective and emergency surgeries per year with highly skilled clinical staff.

How to apply

To apply you will need to download and read the role description and information package, please provide your CV or resume including the names and contact details of two referees and a short response (maximum 1-2 pages) on how your experience, abilities, knowledge and personal qualities are relevant for the role, taking into account the key accountabilities of the role.  If you are viewing this advertisement on Seek, to access the Role Description please click on “Apply for this job” to be taken to our website.

Vaccination Preventable Disease
This role is designated as ‘Vaccination Preventable Disease (VPD) risk role'. You must be able to provide evidence that you either:

  • have been vaccinated against the VPD's listed in the role description; or
  • you are not susceptible to the VPD's listed in the role description.

You will be asked by the recruiting manager to supply this evidence if you are the preferred candidate for the role. More information and evidence forms can be found at here.

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About West Moreton

  • 40 Minutes from Brisbane CBD
  • 9,521 kilometres region supporting over 250,000 people
  • One of 16 Hospital and Health Services (HHS) within Queensland Health
  • Fastest growing region in Australia with projected increase of 136% by 2036
  • $490.5 Million budget and 2,934 full time equivalent staff
  • One of the largest employers in the region

Ipswich Hospital

Major 351 bed acute teaching hospital with one of the Queensland's busiest and best performing emergency departments. Specialities including anaesthetics, emergency, medicine, surgery, intensive and coronary care, orthopaedics, obstetrics, paediatrics, palliative care, rehabilitation, mental health and allied health services.

10 February 2019
Location: Australia Queensland Brisbane - West,Ipswich region
Work type:
Healthcare and Medical
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

This career opportunity is no longer open.
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