Clinical Nurse Educator – Infection Prevention and Control (525003)
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Located at the North West Regional Hospital, Burnie is a 160-bed facility and is the principal referral centre for the North West Tasmanian community and provides general medicine, surgical (including orthopaedic), intensive care, cancer services, paediatric services, outpatient clinics and specialist services.

The Role of the Clinical Nurse Educator – Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) is to:

  • Develop, implement and evaluate infection control education programs.
  • Promote and facilitate infection control workforce planning.
  • Build capacity in conjunction with the IPC team, for quality improvement activities, to address unwarranted clinical variation.
  • Liaise and consult with members of health care teams, in line with IPC policies, practices and legal requirements, to provide safe quality patient care

What’s on Offer

  • Flexible working hours to enable work/life balance
  • Relocation allowance for successful interstate applicants can be negotiated
  • Post graduate qualification allowance where applicable
  • Support for ongoing professional development, including an allowance of $750.00per annum
  • You’ll have access to salary package a range of benefits including living expenses up to $9,010 + $2,650 in meal entertainment each FBT year + other benefits if eligible.
  • Other employment conditions and allowances available under the Nurses and Midwives (Tasmanian State Service ) Award and Nurses and Midwives (Tasmanian State Service ) Agreement 2019

Details of Appointment

Permanent full time day work position working 76 hours per fortnight commencing ASAP

Base Salary: $99,736 – $106,036 per annum + 10% superannuation

  • Salary range is in accordance with the Nurses and Midwives (Tasmanian State Service) Agreement 2019

Please follow the below link to apply for the position:

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For more Information contact
Karen Linegar
Position: Executive Director of Nursing and Care Redesign
Phone: (03) 6478 5275