Registered Nurse – Career Advancement Year Program

About the Role

This fixed term (12 months, minimum 0.6 EFT) position within the Career Advancement Year Program will offer you the opportunity to:

  • Expand your paediatric nursing skills and knowledge through exposure to paediatric specialties on clinical units at the RCH
  • Experience two acute clinical placements, each one 6 months in duration

What you’ll achieve:

  • Conduct comprehensive and systematic nursing assessments to improve the quality of nursing care
  • Demonstrate analytical skills in assessing and evaluating health information
  • Use best available evidence, standards and guidelines to evaluate nursing performance
  • Participate in professional development to enhance nursing practice
  • Integrate nursing health care knowledge and skills to provide safe and effective care

Classification for this position will range from YP4 – YP9 depending on previous years of experience

Your skills and experience:

  • Minimum 2 years of current acute paediatric nursing experience
  • Able to commit to the program commencement date of 05/06/2023. Rotation to the second clinical placement will begin on 04/12/2023
  • Flexibility and availability to work a full rotating roster of AM, PM and ND shifts
  • Demonstrated commitment to ongoing personal and professional development, as evidenced in a Continuing Professional Development (CPD) record/Profession al practice Portfolio
  • Current registration as a Registered Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA) administered though the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (APHRA)

For more information about this position, please contact Nursing Education on 93456716

Closing date: 10 April 2023

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