Position Details

Reference Number 173914
Position Title Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Clinical Nurse Coordinator
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Program Medicine, Specialist Medicine & Emergency Medicine
Location University Hospital Geelong
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 34
Position Summary

Broaden Your Horizons

Line up your life and career with us at Barwon Health in Victoria, Australia


  • Join a dynamic team within the Neuroscience Dept. supporting consultants and their patients with Multiple Sclerosis
  • Expand your experience and grow professionally as a committed MS nurse consultant
  • Permanent Full time 76hrs hours per fortnight
  • Dream job, Dream lifestyle

About the facility

Neurosciences consists of teams of health clinicians at University Hospital Geelong, McKellar Centre, community rehabilitation and the Neuroscience Clinic. Our clinicians have specific skills in the management of neurological conditions such as stroke, Parkinson's, MS, MND, Epilepsy and other diseases of the brain and nervous system.

Clinicians within our team aim to consistently provide evidence base care, education and support to reduce the impact on people with neurological conditions and their relatives.

About the role

The MS Clinical Nurse Coordinator is both directly and indirectly responsible for facilitating streamlined pathways of care by providing a high level of clinical skill and knowledge to patients with neurological diseases. There is an emphasis on Multiple Sclerosis patients, carers, staff and health care providers across Barwon Health and the South West Region in the acute, sub-acute and ambulatory care settings.

About the culture

Our mission is to ensure the right equipment and resource is available to the right patient at the right time in the right place. We are dedicated to improving access and patient flow to provide a sustainable service that ensures high quality and safe care. You will work with an innovative team who maintain extensive knowledge and experience. You will have support and guidance from fellow team members and management who exhibit our Barwon Health values, respect, compassion, commitment, accountability and innovation

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Professional development
  • Access to employee wellness facility
  • Salary packaging
  • Social club
  • Relocation and sponsorship support options
  • Doorstep to the Great Ocean Road, Bellarine Peninsula and the Surf Coast

About the Geelong Region, AUSTRALIA

Sitting within one of Victoria’s six regional health centres, Barwon Health serves the community of Greater Geelong and beyond. Victoria’s second largest city after Melbourne! Derived from the local Wathaurong Aboriginal name for the region Jillong, Geelong is thought to mean ‘land’ or ‘cliffs’.

  • Enjoy a range of lifestyle choices including inner city, coastal, suburban and rural homes at affordable prices.
  • High standard of schooling options throughout the area
  • A stone throw from the Surf Coast and Great Ocean Road
  • Appreciate beautiful parks, rivers, walks and wineries
  • To find out more about the Geelong region, visit our Moving to the Region page on the Barwon Health website. 

Diversity and Inclusion

At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We 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.

At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.

We at Barwon Health strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.

If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, Please contact the Talent Acquisition team via email at talent.acquisition@barwonhealth.org.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.

We Barwon Health are proud to be Totally Smoke Free.

This role must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and meet the requirements of the Barwon Health Immunisation Policy.





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: I agree, to commence employment, I am required to meet Barwon Health’s immunisation requirements (including full Covid-19 and Influenza vaccination) set out in the Staff Immunisation Policy. I acknowledge that meeting this requirement is mandatory and a condition of employment subsequently offered.
Essential: Registered Nurse Division 1.
Essential: Current registration with APHRA and Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
Desirable: Post graduate qualifications relevant to the position and/or leadership and management.
Desirable: Member of MS nurses groups (MSNA, MSHPN, IOSMN) highly advantageous.
Contact Person James Dahler 
Contact Person Job Title Dept. Manager/Senior Scienitst 
Contact Number (03)4215 0730 
Alternate Contact Person Caron Chapman 
Alternate Contact Number (03)4215 0720 
Closing Date 23/05/2022
Position Description
File name 
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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.