Clinical Nurse Specialist - Prostate Cancer Specialist Nurse - Perth

Part Time
2 months ago


 Salary:ANF SRN Level 3 $130,467 p.a. pro rata (inclusive of base salary and 10.5% superannuation & applicable allowances)
 Location:Royal Perth Hospital
 Unit/Division:Nursing Surgical Division
 Work Type:Fixed Term - Part Time
 Position No:00106112
 Closing Date:2022-09-28 4:00 PM
 Attachments:applicant information package - rams.pdf
clinical nurse specialist prostate cancer 106112 srn3 august 2022.pdf
prostate cancer nurse specialist sugical division duties statment - cns 106112.pdf
working in the emhs.pdf

This is a Fixed Term Part Time appointment until 30/06/2023 at 45.6 hours per fortnight, with the possibility of extension.

We currently have one position available.

EMHS is committed to ensuring that our services are delivered by people who are representative of the diverse communities we assist.

We wholly embrace diversity and inclusion and encourage people to work with us from all ages, races, genders, religions, sexual orientations, family responsibilities or other characteristics, including Aboriginal people, people from culturally diverse backgrounds, individuals with a diverse sexuality or gender or bodily diversity, and people with disability.

WA Health is committed to growing the Aboriginal workforce as a part of WA Health’s Aboriginal Workforce Policy.  As a measure to achieve equality, Section 51 of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 applies to this position.  Aboriginal people are encouraged to apply.
All WA health system employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (including the booster vaccination when they are eligible) in order to access health care facilities, pursuant to the Health Worker (Restrictions on Access) Directions (HWD) (or its replacement), COVID-19 Mandatory Vaccination and Vaccination Program Policy, and the Booster Vaccination (Restriction on Access) Directions (no 2) (or its replacement) (BVD), unless the employee is exempt pursuant to the HWD and/or BVD.

Other Conditions:  WA Health engages staff in positions of trust and responsibility. WA Health policies require applicants to undertake criminal records screening and integrity checking as part of the appointment process. Referees may also be asked to comment on an applicant’s integrity and past demonstration of ethical behaviour.

This position is subject to a Western Australian Working With Children (WWC) Check. For further information please refer to the WWC website at:

Position Profile:  We are seeking to appoint a suitably experienced and enthusiastic person to the position of Clinical Nurse Specialist – Prostate Cancer. The Prostate Cancer Specialist Nurse is responsible for the delivery of quality patient care of men with prostate cancer from the point of diagnosis through post-treatment side effect management and survivorship care. The Prostate Cancer Specialist Nurse is responsible for developing standards of practice, implementing changes to clinical & management practices, initiating research and quality improvement activities and the provision of a consultation service within their area of expertise to all relevant customers within the Hospital and Health Service. The Clinical Nurse Specialist – Prostate Cancer will work within a multidisciplinary team and focus on patient assessment, health optimisation and coordination of care including survivorship.
Area Profile: Royal Perth Hospital (RPH) is Perth’s inner city, tertiary adult hospital and part of the Royal Perth Bentley Group. Home to the State Major Adult Trauma Service, RPH offers tertiary-level emergency medicine, mental health, complex and elective surgical care, and specialist medical services. It is also a premier teaching hospital and contributes to innovation and excellence in medical research and patient care. 
Employee Benefits: Our employees enjoy a range of benefits which may include (in line with operational requirements):

  • Professional Development Opportunities and Study leave/assistance.
  • Flexible working arrangements.
  • Flexible leave arrangements.
  • Other professional and location based allowances.
  • For information on superannuation click here

Selection Criteria: Please see the attached Job Description Form (available online at 
For Further Job Related Information:  We encourage you to contact Kathleen Young on 08 9224 1795.  

If you experience difficulties while applying online, please contact Employee Services on 13 44 77 for immediate assistance during business hours. 

Application Instructions: Applicants are requested to apply online (

It is preferable for your referee to be a current supervisor or manager.

Applicants are advised to write a statement addressing the selection criteria in no more than 2-3 pages and provide a detailed curriculum vitae which summarises your experience and how you are able to meet the position requirements. These documents should be complete and ready to attach prior to applying online. Please ensure you allow sufficient time to complete the online application process as you will be required to answer various questions and attach your documentation.

Lodgement is system generated. Any submissions on, or after, 4:00pm will not be accepted.