Outstanding candidates are encouraged to apply for positions now open at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre – a place where our normal days are extraordinary; as are the people we care for.
Peter Mac is one of a handful of integrated cancer research, education and treatment centres in the world. Each day our team strives to provide the very best in cancer care, even better treatments and potential cancer cures for all people affected by cancer.
Globally, we are facing one of the most pivotal times in the pursuit of cancer cures, and Peter Mac stands at its forefront. Together, we aim to lead a new era of cancer prevention, care and discovery, supported by state-of-the-art facilities at our new home within the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre building.
Your role in our future.
We are looking for exceptional nurses - demonstrated team players capable of building collaborative partnerships, with recent surgical experience and a patient focussed approach to care - to fill part time roles (both permanent and in a 12 month fixed term capacity) in our pre-procedure team. No weekend and no night work.
Pre-procedure incorporates admissions of surgical inpatient and day case surgical oncology procedures. Pre-procedure functions to care for post-operative surgical oncology case mix, and discharge criteria to be met. Pre-operative phase includes pre-admission phones to assist in the reduction of same day cancellations and / or late cancellations.
This role will involve all aspects of pre-procedure and day surgery care including admissions to unit, stage 2 recovery and discharge planning. Proactive pre-procedure phone calls and liaising with the Surgical Liaison Nurses attached to specific surgical oncology streams involved in patient's care.
For further information about this opportunity, please review the position description or contact us for a confidential discussion.
Peter Mac offers its employees the following benefits:
- Salary Packaging
- Employee Assistance Program
- Central City Location
- Training and Development Program