Infection Prevention & Control Coordinator

Infection Prevention & Control Coordinator

R.N G4A Y1 Clinician P/T- 0.2 EFT

The role of the Infection Prevention & Control (IPC) Coordinator to provide oversight, consultation and to implement the organisation wide Infection Prevention and Control Program, to ensure the facilitation of a safe environment and service for patients, staff, visitors, volunteers and the community.

This will be achieved by the ensuring the relevant national and state standards and guidelines are adhered to by the organisation.

The position encompasses responsibility for all aspects of infection control and prevention the organisation with the support of the YDMH Infection Prevention & Control Resource Nurse.

The position supervises and supports the YDMH Infection Prevention & Control Resource Nurse.

The successful candidate will be well supported within a close-knit team of allied health professionals, as well as via external clinical supervision and education opportunities.  You will be client focused, demonstrate effective interpersonal and written communication skills, be able to work autonomously and manage a busy workload and have the ability to function as an effective member of a multidisciplinary team.

Applications must address the Key Selection Criteria.

Download – Position Description – Infection Prevention & Control Coordinator.

For questions regarding the position, please contact Daniel Olivieri, Director of Clinical Services on 5736 0400 or recruitment@ydmh.org.au