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.
Nurse UnitManager AC - Short Stay Area and Medical Day Unit
Full time – 80 hours per fortnight, including an ADO
Position Classification Code YZ11
Excellent professional development opportunities
The Alfred Centre Short Stay Unit is seeking a motivate and experienced nurse with medical and/or surgical background. If you are wanting to take your career to the next level and enjoy the challenge of working in a dynamic team environment, then this could be the job for you. As a part of the Short Stay Unit, you will provide treatment and ongoing management of elective patients both medical and surgical as well as well as patients requiring day admission for radiology/medical procedures.
The Nurse Manager is a professional and clinical leader in Nursing Services and plays a pivotal role in meeting broader organisational imperatives. The Nurse Manager operationalises the core values of the organisation by ensuring a safe and supportive environment for patients and staff. She/ he is accountable for developing staff to deliver excellence in clinical practice and is responsible for managing clinical risk and implementing systems and processes to improve patient outcomes.
The Nurse Manager work is as part of an interdisciplinary leadership team to ensure timely and high-quality care to clinical services managing both financial and human resources to meet these needs.
Registered as a Registered Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia via AHPRA.
Degree in healthcare/business management or working towards same.
Recent extensive clinical nursing experience in relevant health service.
Access to Salary Packaging and Novated Leasing
Health and Wellbeing initiatives in addition to discounted health insurance
On-site child care centre
For more detail on the role, please download the relevant position description. For further queries please contact Karen MacMillan on 9076 2957
Applications close 11th December 2018
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.