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Nurse Unit Manager - Ward 3 East

  • The Alfred Full Time - Permanent
  • Closed a month ago
    Published on 13 Feb 2019

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  • Job no: 15653
  • Categories: Management and Executive, Management

Alfred Health

Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.

  • Full-Time ongoing position
  • Take that next step into a Nurse Unit Manager role
  • Focus on Surgery and Heart Failure
  • Dynamic team and Great staff benefits
  • Excellent benefits
  • Alfred Hospital location 

The Department

Ward 3 East at the Alfred hospital is a 24-bed acute cardiac unit which forms part of the comprehensive cardiovascular service operating across the third floor. Our unit specialises in the management of critically unwell patients requiring Cardiology, Cardiothoracic Surgery and Heart Failure services, inclusive of the state-wide transplantation and ventricular assist device service.

Our team has a strong vision for patient centred care and leading the way in quality improvements to ensure our patients are provided with exceptional care.

Ward 3 East delivers patient care through a multidisciplinary team approach and shared governance, which is facilitated by daily ward rounds, and multidisciplinary team meetings.

The Role

As Nurse Manager of 3 East you will report to the Clinical Service Director, Alfred Heart & Lung and partner in the development of staff to deliver excellence in clinical practice, managing clinical risk and implementing systems and processes to improve patient access to services and outcomes of care.  This is a full time management role with the accountability to lead change and influence a working culture to achieve a higher standard of person-centred care throughout the entire service.


  • Ideally, you will hold a postgraduate qualification in critical care.
  • Ability to lead and manage change
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to motivate individuals and groups to achieve commonly held goals
  • Demonstrated ability to work with people to problem solve in a solution-focused manner
  • Ability to work effectively and provide support to nursing staff, senior medical staff and a range of other health professionals and support staff

For all enquiries please contact Tracey Panozzo on 03 9076 5323 

Applications close Wednesday, 27th February 2019 at 11pm 


Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.


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  • Closed a month ago - 11 Mar 2019
  • Published on 13 Feb 2019, 2:56 AM