Clinical Nurse Educator & Infection Control

Clinical Nurse Educator & Infection Control

Job Title: Clinical Nurse Educator & Infection Control
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Australia
Salary: As per Enterprise Agreement
Reference: 3200332
Contact Name: Emma
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 18, 2020 12:30

Job Description

Are you an experienced Registered Nurse with a Cert IV in Training & Assessment, seeking a permanent part-time position in a Central Coast located Residential aged care facility? 

The position works predominately alongside staff in the care environment, however delivery of group training sessions will also be required.
Responsibilities will include:
  • Organise, deliver and evaluate education
  • Assess staff practices and provide guidance and support
  • Act as a clinical mentor to enrolled and registered nurses 
  • Participate in meetings, committees and working parties as required
  • Provide documentation and feedback regarding education and activities conducted
  • Liaise with managers, consumers and staff to identify skill deficits and education needs
  • In consultation with the L&D team, and managers to investigate training and promotional opportunities
  • Participate in the development of the yearly training calendar
  • Monitor and encourage safe practices, especially in infection control, manual handling and fire safety
Essential Criteria: 
  • Current registration with AHPRA
  • Experience in the development, facilitation, and evaluation of education in an aged care environment
  • Experience assessing staff skills and knowledge
  • Good understanding of Aged Care legislation and new standards
  • Working knowledge of ACFI assessments and documentation requirements
  • Effective conflict resolution skills
  • Good computer literacy
  • Demonstrated knowledge of work health and safety
Desirable Criteria:
  • Certificate IV in Training & Assessment
  • Understanding of the Consumer Directed Care model within a residential aged care setting
  • Experience in implementing and monitoring infection control practices 
  • Completion of an approved Infection control course level 8 or above, or a willingness to obtain
  • Familiar with the Manad documentation system and MedSig medication software

 Sound like something you might be interested in?
Please give Emma a call on 0423 809 045 or email for a confidential initial chat.

Call us on 02 8459 8101 so we can assist you further