This is a fixed term, part-time, day work, working 45.6 hours per fortnight, commencing ASAP until 11 May 2022.

Duties:

  • Lead the implementation of the Tasmanian Eliminate Hepatitis C Australian Outreach (TEHCAO) Project which aims to; increase screening, treatment uptake and cure of people living with hepatitis C in priority populations across Tasmania.
  • Work closely with the Department, Public Health Services (PHS), and other key stakeholders in primary care and community sectors to improve services and service access for people living with hepatitis C.
  • Provide significant clinical nursing expertise, case coordination, nursing management and education for clients/patients with viral hepatitis and their families specifically patients/clients of Alcohol and Drug Services, Correctional Services, Mental Health Services and patients within the primary health and community care sectors.
  • Consult with key stakeholders in custodial, drug and alcohol and mental health clinical services, primary care and community settings, such as Needle and Syringe Programs and Aboriginal Controlled Health Services, to identify service delivery/consumer needs.
  • Maintain a project plan to identify and sequence the activities needed to successfully complete the TEHCAO Project.
  • Manage the financial and material resources for the TEHCAO Project.

Essential Requirements:

  • Registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia as a Registered Nurse.

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre‑employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer.  The following checks are to be conducted:

1.  Conviction checks in the following areas:

a)  Crimes of Violence
b)  Sex Related Offences
c)  Serious Drug Offences
d)  Crimes involving dishonesty
e)  Serious traffic offences

2.  Identification check

3.  Disciplinary action in previous employment check

To view the full Statement of Duties and apply - https://careers.pageuppeople.com/759/cw/en/job/1057471/project-nurse-tasmanian-eliminate-hepatitis-c-australian-outreach-project-524807

Applications close Sunday, 18 April 2021.