Position Details
Reference Number 16048
Position Title Senior Medical Education Coordinator - Medical School
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Entity The Wesley Hospital
Enterprise Agreement SAL - Salaried - Salaried
Position Summary

Employment Status: Full Time Permanent

Location: The Wesley Hospital

Remuneration Value: Salaried


The Wesley Hospital is inviting applications from experienced Registered Nurses for an opportunity in their Clinical School supporting Medical Students. 


The Wesley Hospital is one of Australia’s iconic and largest private not-for-profit hospitals. From the heart of Brisbane more than 800 Visiting Medical Practitioners and 2, 000 staff deliver personalised care through life’s journey for generations of Queenslanders.


We offer comprehensive care across a wide range of acute, tertiary-level medical and surgical services, and through research and education we’re constantly searching for the latest in treatment techniques and processes. We show consideration for the whole person, and not just their physical health, placing our patients and their loved ones at the heart of everything we do.



About the Role:  


In this diverse and challenging role, you’ll provide one on one support to the Head of School, whilst developing strong working relationships both internally with relevant hospital stakeholders and externally with affiliated university coordinators. Other duties will include:

  • Coordinating the education and administrative requirements of our visiting medical students through arranging clinical placements with VMOs and scheduling tutorials
  • Assisting the clinical subdeans & specialist tutors in various roles from sourcing and consenting hospital inpatients for bedside coaching to procuring requirements and setting up clinical skills stations
  • Undertaking required hospital orientations of the medical students at the commencement of placements at the relevant hospital & operating theatre orientations
  • Regular student meetings to assist with preparation for group presentations
  • Assist with reporting as required as well as preparing and attending unit meetings.


About You:

As a confident and experienced nurse, you’ll demonstrate a high standard of organisational and administrative skills, with a proven ability to apply your initiative in prioritising deadlines and negotiating outcomes within a challenging environment. 


You’ll also present with:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Nursing or equivalent with current AHPRA registration
  • Advanced computer skills using Microsoft Office programs, email and database applications.
  • Solid understanding of health protocols i.e. confidentiality, emergency procedures
  • Drivers licence, a reliable vehicle and willingness to travel between sites as required. 
  • The ability to quickly acquire the skill of surgical scrub/ gloving and gowning enabling you to undertake student assessments as required. 


We’ll look after you too:


Our people mean the world to us. We do everything we can to ensure they enjoy opportunities and benefits that are as inspiring and rewarding as the fantastic work they do. Flexibility, development, and a values-led culture are just some of the experiences you’ll have here at UnitingCare.


We offer access to health and wellbeing, financial, retail and lifestyle benefits designed to make life more enjoyable. As a registered not-for-profit, we also offer competitive salary-packaging designed to increase your take home pay. We celebrate a highly-diverse and inclusive workforce and are invested in your professional and personal development.



Let’s talk: 


To apply for this opportunity, please click on the 'Apply' button below to be taken to our online application process. We look forward to receiving your application by Sunday 14th April 2019.


Through our values UnitingCare are proud of our teams diversity, we believe in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce to help us achieve the best outcomes for the communities in which we operate and serve. We highly encourage applications from people who identify as a part of the Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Community. We work hard to make our services welcoming and safe for every person. We are united in keeping children, young people and the elderly safe from harm, within our services, workplaces and the communities we support. We are committed to speaking up loudly for their safety.   

Contact Person Nathalie Wiseman
Contact Number 3232 7090
Contact Email nathalie.wiseman@uchealth.com.au
Closing Date 14/04/2019
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