Quick Links
Position Details
Peninsula Health
Reference Number 21011
Position Title Transfusion Clinical Nurse Consultant
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Location Frankston Hospital
Advertisement text Position Summary
An exciting opportunity to join the Department of Quality and Innovation at Peninsula Health as a Transfusion Clinical Nurse Consultant. The successful applicant will be an experienced Registered Nurse, with outstanding interpersonal skills, the ability to work independently, and have a commitment to continuous quality improvement and patient safety.

Key Responsibilities:
• Implementation and maintaining compliance with NSQHSS Standard 7 and all other national and international standards and codes of practice relating to blood and blood products and safe transfusion practice
• Nurse mentor (to facilitate professional role development within the organisation, ensuring accessibility to clinical staff across the organisation)
• Maintaining organisational transfusion leadership and responsible for own professional development to maintain transfusion expertise
• Continuous auditing and maintaining KPIs

Essential criteria:
• Registered Nurse/Allied Health Professional with current AHPRA registration
• An ability to prepare written documentation using clear, concise and grammatically correct language
• Please view the position description for a more detailed list of essential criteria

How to apply
To apply, please click on the APPLY NOW button to forward you current resume and covering letter for consideration

Other Information
• Ensuring the health and safety of our patients, visitors and staff is at the heart of everything we do. As part of this commitment, all new members of our team must meet the immunisation requirements of their role prior to commencement.
• Peninsula Health is committed to providing positive employment opportunities and outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.
• Peninsula Health believes in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce where each person’s uniqueness is valued. Peninsula Health believes that by embracing the diverse life experiences and perspectives of our people, we will provide high-quality health care to all members of our community – regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, cultural background, disability, religion or sexual orientation.
Selection Criteria Essential: Extensive experience post-registration experience within an acute care setting
Essential: Current clinical knowledge in nursing with basic haematology skills and knowledge
Essential: Demonstrated excellence in interpersonal skills and ability to develop positive working relationships with a broad range of professional disciplines
Essential: High level written and verbal communication
Contact Person Sharon White
Contact Number 0448599195
Contact Email sharonwhite@phcn.vic.gov.au.com
Alternate Contact Person Sue Fairley
Alternate Contact Number 97887156
Closing Date 09/07/2017
Position Description Transfusion Clinical Nurse Consultant.pdf