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.
Permanent, full-time role
ZA7 - ZA8 classification depending on experience
We are a multi-disciplinary team consisting of palliative care doctors, clinical nurse specialists, a music therapist and a grief counsellor. We can provide urgent advice and we run an outpatient clinic. The Role
You will be a professional and clinical leader in Nursing Services and play a pivotal role in meeting broader organisational imperatives. You will operationalise the core values of Nursing at Alfred Health by ensuring a safe and supportive environment for patients and staff. You will be 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 role facilitates effective patient access to clinical services managing both financial and human resources to meet these needs. This role will be the leading nursing role for the palliative care team across Alfred Health.
You will lead a team of Palliative Care Nurses within Alfred Health and work within the Palliative Care Head of Unit to ensure service provision is delivered.
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.
Valid driver’s license
Discounted health insurance
If you have any questions about this role, please contact Daniella Chiappetta on 9076 3317
Closing Date: Friday 28th June 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.