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Reference Number 51000
Position Title Residential In Reach CNC - fixed term
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Melbourne Health only
Location The Royal Melbourne Hospital - City Campus, Parkville
Award Registered Nurses [22]
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  • Clinical Nurse Specialist Residential in Reach
  • Career progression opportunity
  • Part Time, Fixed Term Position for 10 months working 52.5 hours per fortnight

The Royal Melbourne is one of Victoria’s largest hospitals providing a comprehensive range of health services including acute, sub-acute, general, and specialist medical services throughout inpatient and community based facilities. We are also a proud part of the world renowned Melbourne Biomedical Precinct, working in collaboration to advance research for continuous improvement of clinical care.


Your Opportunity:

  • Work with small team of skilled nurses who provide an assessment service for residents in residential aged care with the aim of preventing an admission to the Emergency Department.
  • A Registered Nurse with a strong clinical background who has an interest in geriatrics.
  • Working collaboratively with the Geriatricains and the Emergency Department, Residential Aged Care facilities, Residents and their families to ensure care is timely.

About You:

  • Registration as a Registered Nurse with the Nursing And Midwifery Board of Australia
  • Demonstrated ability to practice autonomously and collaboratively
  • Demonstrated provision of high quality patient care
  • Highly developed assessment, clinical reasoning, problem solving and prioritisation skills
  • Minimum 5 years of acute experience (post registration)
  • Current, unrestricted Victorian Driver’s License
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills


  • A rewarding career offering great prospects for career diversity and professional advancement including mentorship and leadership programs
  • Comprehensive Health & Wellbeing Programs including; On-site staff gym, Staff Medical Service, Employee Assistance Program, Peer Support Program - run by our dedicated employees
  • Salary packaging options available



Find out more about The Royal Melbourne Hospital https://www.thermh.org.au  If you have any questions or require more information, connect with us.  We look forward to hearing from you.


Melbourne Health is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity, ethical practice, and the principles of Cultural Diversity and social inclusion.


All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check and a Working With Children Check. Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment prior to commencement.


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Contact Person Melissa Todd
Contact Number 0418350359
Closing Date 25/01/2020
Position Description
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