Position Title: Clinical Nurse Specialist 2
Employment Type: Permanent Full Time
Hours per week: 38 hours per week
Position Grade: Clinical Nurse Specialist 2 year 1 to 2
Salary: $98,291.12 – $101,516.14
Enterprise Agreement: Named NSW (non declared) Affiliated Health Organisations’ Nurses Agreement 2017
Department Name: The Gorman Unit, Alcohol and Drug Service, St Vincent’s Health Network Sydney
A vacancy exists for a highly motivated Clinical Nurse Specialist 2 with appropriate knowledge and skills to join our friendly and supportive team. Our progressive and innovative team offers development opportunities for our staff and a caring environment for the delivery of high quality patient centred care. The successful applicant(s) will be expected to be able to provide evidence-based nursing care to people of all ages and cultural groups, including individuals, families and communities within an inpatient alcohol and other drug treatment service. The Clinical Nurse Specialist Grade 2 assesses, plans, implements and evaluates nursing care in collaboration with individuals and the multidisciplinary health care team so as to achieve goals and health outcomes. The successful candidate will take an extended leadership role in the coordination of nursing and health care within and across different care contexts to facilitate optimal health outcomes. This includes appropriate referral to, and consultation with, other relevant health professionals, service providers, and community and support services during intake and the patients inpatient stay. The Clinical Nurse Specialist Grade 2 practices independently and interdependently with an extended scope of practice, autonomy and decision making, assuming accountability and responsibility for their own actions and delegation of care to registered nurses, enrolled nurses and health care workers. Delegation takes into consideration the education and training of nurses and health care workers and the context of care.
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5 September 2019 11:59pm
Photograph supplied by Hamish Weir.