An exciting opportunity exists for a highly skilled child and Family Health nurse with a strong interest in and commitment to working with vulnerable families and advanced practice to join the very experienced and dedicated team.
: Permanent Part Time Position Classification
: Clinical Nurse Specialist Grade 2 Remuneration
: $50.81 - $52.48 per hour Hours Per Week
: 28 Requisition ID
: REQ163162 Where you'll be working
Northern Sydney’s vision is to be "leaders in healthcare, partners in community wellbeing". Our purpose is “embracing discovery and learning, building partnerships and engaging our community to deliver excellent health and wellbeing.” What you'll be doing
The Clinical Nurse Specialist Grade 2 (CNS2) position has a responsibility to provide advanced nursing practice and clinical leadership in extended home visiting services and related interventions for families with complex needs in Hornsby and Ku-ring-gai communities. The role also includes significant mentoring and providing professional support to the Child and Family Health nurses in the Hornsby Ku Ring Gai Child and Family Health Service. The position is required to be an advocate for quality child and family health nursing practice.
The CNS2 works within a multidisciplinary team as part of the Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Child and Family Health Service. The CNS2 strives to maintain, improve and promote the optimal health and wellbeing of children and their families within the Hornsby and Ku-ring-gai communities. Clinical practice using evidence based clinical judgement and effective communication skills are utilized in caring for families. The Child and Family Health CNS2 considers individual and cultural values, and endeavours to empower families through sensitive and flexible approach to service delivery.
Candidates will need to meet the following criteria: