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, 80 hours per fortnight including an ADO
- Fixed term – 12 month maternity leave cover
- Classification code – YW12
- Alfred location
- Staff benefits
The PSC sits within the Surgical Services Program of Alfred Health. This program delivers the majority of surgical services across all Alfred Health sites. Surgical Services consists of seventeen surgical units, anaesthesia and perioperative medicine, operating suite service, two elective surgical inpatient wards, a medical day unit, day of surgery admissions, day surgery and endoscopy service.
The PSC oversees the elective surgery waiting list, medical elective waiting list and preadmission clinic. This is across both The Alfred and Sandringham Hospital.
The Workforce and Development Lead is a member of the leadership team of the department and reflects the values of the Nursing Division by working closely with the Nurse Manager to: exemplify and promote excellence in practice; and work collaboratively with multidisciplinary colleagues in supporting the coordination, management and evaluation of the care of a specific patient population.
The Workforce and Development Lead is a recognised resource for all staff to assist in achieving best practice to ensure optimal outcomes for patients. The Workforce and Development Lead serves as a role model for professional practice by integrating the components of a professional role: clinical practice, consultation, collaboration, leadership, education, research evaluation and quality improvement.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:
- Current Registered Nurse Registration with Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia via AHPRA.
- Extensive relevant clinical experience in acute care nursing and in a clinical leadership role.
- Holding or working toward a tertiary qualification.
- Salary packaging
- Novated leasing
- Onsite gym
- Easy public transport access
If you are interested in this position or would like any further details, please contact Claire Plunkett, PSC Manager - Surgical Services on 9076 0215
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.