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 Unit Manager for Bank and Pool
Full time – 80 hours per fortnight, Including an ADO
Position Classification Code RN Grade 4
Excellent professional development opportunities
The Nursing Allocation office is based at Alfred Health and provides supplementary staff to both Alfred and Sandringham sites when required due to increased service demand or shortfall in staffing requirements. The service provides advanced and just in time bookings.
The unit works in collaboration with Caulfield Hospital allocation unit to provide the overall service for Alfred Health.
The staff that are provided from this service includes general, psychiatric nurse and enrolled nurses, clerical staff and patient attendants. The staff can be provided via various contractual arrangements including permanent part time (Pool), Casual (bank) or Contractual (Agency).
The Nurse Bank & Pool Manager is responsible for the recruitment, management and allocation of the nurse bank & pool staff that assist the organisation in delivering on its organisational imperatives. This role is accountable for developing pool staff to deliver excellence in clinical practice and is responsible for managing clinical risk and implementing systems to improve patient outcomes
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.
Previous experience in managing a large casual nursing workforce is highly desirable.
Current and satisfactory Police Check
Current and satisfactory Working with Children Check
Access to Salary Packaging and Novated Leasing
Health and Wellbeing initiatives in addition to discounted health insurance
Please direct further enquiries to Brian O'Donnell, The Director of Nursing Workforce & Strategy on 03) 9076 2947
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.