Position Details
Reference Number 32630
Position Title Clinical Nurse Consultant - PICS Long Term Follow-Up Program (LTFP)
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Royal Childrens Hospital only
Employment Type Fixed Term
Location 50 Flemington Road
Position Summary

 Clinical Nurse Consultant - PICS Long Term Follow-Up Program 

  • Work with the Paediatric Integrated Cancer Service
  • Part-time (0.6EFT), fixed-term (12 months) position
  • Fabulous employee benefits



The Royal Children's Hospital (RCH) Melbourne is one of the world's great children's hospitals. We are the major specialist paediatric hospital in Victoria and our care extends to children from Tasmania, southern New South Wales and other states around Australia and overseas. With a passionate, highly skilled and committed staff campus wide of over 5000, we provide a full range of clinical services, tertiary care and health promotion and prevention programs for children and young people. The Royal Children’s Hospital is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. Click here for further information on our Commitment to Child Safety: http://www.rch.org.au/quality/child-safety/


Paediatric Integrated Cancer Service (PICS) 

The PICS is a partnership between The Royal Children’s Hospital, Monash Children’s Hospital and Peter McCallum Cancer Centre.  The aim of the collaboration is to improve the planning and delivery of care for children with cancer across Victoria.


The role:

We currently have an opportunity for a Clinical Nurse Consultant to join the LTFP team to deliver clinical outpatient care for children and adolescents who have entered the survivorship phase of recovery. As the Clinical Nurse Consultant you will attend clinics across The Royal Children’s Hospital, Monash Children’s Hospital and adult tertiary centres, prepare treatment summary information for the LTFP multidisciplinary clinics and complete outpatient referrals and post clinic documentation and correspondence. The role includes provision of advice to community health care providers, liaising with community and adult health service teams and providing professional and parent, child and adolescent education. For further information about the PICS and the LTFP visit: www.pics.org.au


To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Current Nursing registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • Paediatric nursing experience, with a minimum of five years in an acute setting
  • Evidence of ongoing professional development as reflected in Professional Practice Portfolio
  • A post-graduate qualification or willing to work towards, will be highly regarded
  • Chemotherapy accreditation by the Children's Cancer Centre at the RCH / Monash Children’s Hospital or equivalent tertiary hospital (desirable)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and experience in use of chemotherapy protocols and study requirements will be highly regarded

If you think you possess the right skills and experience we encourage you to apply on our website now!



Why work at the RCH?


That's what you can do for us, this is what we can offer you!


The opportunity to work in world-class facilities, alongside some of the greatest medical minds in the country.


We have 13 food and beverage options on site, a 24 hour gym, hairdresser, massage and supermarkets. We are surrounded by beautiful gardens and only a short tram trip from the heart of Melbourne city.


We offer discounted staff parking, salary packaging, an award winning health and well-being program and a fantastic team culture. We offer continuous learning and career development and let’s not forget about the Meerkat enclosure!


The RCH is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and all members of the LGBTQI community.


Make a change for the good. Come and work at the Royal Children’s Hospital.

Contact Person Amy Shelly
Contact Number 0393455654
Closing Date 15/11/2018
Position Description Clinical Nurse Consultant LTFP October 2018_fixed term part time - 25 Oct 18.pdf