Position Details
Reference Number 160630
Position Title Clinical Nurse Educator - Perioperative Nursing
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Barwon Health only
Employment Status Temporary Full Time
Program Chief Nursing Officer
Location Kitchener House
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 76
Position Summary
  • Gain invaluable experience in an exciting role
  • Supportive and motivated team environment
  • Ongoing training and professional development life

About the facility

Barwon health is the major regional health provider for the Barwon South West region. It is Victoria’s largest regional health service with one of the busiest hospitals in the state, University Hospital. We serve over 500,000 people through the efforts of over 7,000 staff and more than 1000 volunteers. We provide care at all stages or life and circumstance through a wide range of services from emergency and acute to mental health, primary care, community services, aged care, and subacute/rehabilitation. Care is provided to the community through over 23 key locations throughout the region.

About the role

An exciting and challenging opportunity has arisen with Barwon Health in Geelong. We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and passionate Clinical Nurse Educator – Perioperative Nursing  on a temporary basis until August 2020

 As the Clinical Nurse Educator – Perioperative Nursing you will:

  • Facilitate and develop education programs, learning materials and education opportunities for Registered Nurses
  • Co-ordinate the clinical and theoretical component of the Post Graduate Perioperative Nursing Program – affiliated with Deakin University
  • Work with the Education & Training team to promote standards of nursing care and clinical practice according to current evidence and National Standards
  • Contribute to the development, facilitation and evaluation of educational programs across Barwon Health.
  • Promote the philosophy of lifelong learning culture within Barwon Health
  • It is essential you have advanced clinical knowledge strong interpersonal, organisational and communication skills and a commitment to the principles of evidence based practice

About the culture

Become a part of a team who enjoys an interesting, challenging and meaningful work life. Continue to grow and develop your talents and capabilities with Barwon Health’s commitment to professional development.

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Professional development
  • Access to employee wellness facility
  • Salary packaging
  • Social club          

At Barwon Health we harness a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We will embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.

Our organisation promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of our staff and consumers including children and have appropriate recruitment resources in place to ensure background checks and reference checks are completed.

At Barwon Health we are 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.

We Barwon Health is proud to be Totally Smoke Free.


Selection Criteria Essential: Can you please list Barwon Health's values?
Essential: Can you please choose one of Barwon Health's values and describe a situation in the workplace where you have displayed this value?
Essential: Do you have recent experience in Perioperative Nursing?
Essential: have you got experience in education?
Contact Person Sue Smith 
Contact Person Job Title Manager Clinical Education & Training - Nursing 
Contact Number 0418 519 615 
Contact Email sues@barwonhealth.org.au 
Closing Date 23/02/2020
Position Description
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on closing date. Please ensure your application is added before then as we do not accept late applications.