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Nurse Manager Baringa

  • LocationCaulfield Hospital
  • Work TypeFull Time - Permanent
  • Positions1 Position
  • Applications Close AtClosed 2 days ago
    Published on 14 Sep 2020

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  • Job no: 30393
  • 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.

  • Nurse Unit Manager- Baringa
  • Permanent ongoing Full-Time position
  • Caulfield Hospital Location
  • Classification Grade 4- Nurse Manager
  • Excellent professional development opportunities
  • Range of staff benefits including salary packaging


The Caulfield Aged & Liaison Psychiatry Service provides assessment, treatment and ongoing management for people over the age of 65 years with mental health disorders including psychological & behavioural disturbances, for persons residing in the Inner South East catchment area. The service encompasses an acute inpatient assessment unit- Baringa, a multidisciplinary Community Assessment Team which includes Mobile Aged Psychiatry Service (MAPS), a Consultation & Liaison (CL) Service and a Clinical Trials & Research team. Baringa consists of 15 beds and is staffed on an interdisciplinary model with 24-hour Nursing care. A unit dedicated to treating patients with acute conditions, there is an expectation that patients will be discharged into more appropriate environments as soon as they are able.


The Nurse Unit Manager (NUM) of the Baringa Acute Aged Persons Assessment Unit is recognised as a key member of the Senior Nursing Team, an important role model who fulfils the core values of the organisation through effective leadership and management of clinical nursing staff.  Vital components of the role require supporting excellence in clinical practice, facilitating clinical education to advance professional Nursing and promoting the development of fellow Nurse Professionals to ensure the philosophy of Nursing and Standards Of Practice are consistently practiced. The NUM has direct responsibility for unit based clinical standards and financial management, maintaining unsurpassed patient care.



  • Registered Nurse- Division 1 with Psychiatric Endorsement with APHRA
  • Post graduate qualifications in Psychiatric Nursing with experience across a range of settings
  • Sound knowledge of the Mental Health Act and relevant legislation


  • Extensive knowledge of and clinical practice in Psychiatric Nursing
  • Previous management experience


  • Access to Salary Packaging and Novated Leasing
  • Access to exceptional Health and Wellbeing initiatives in addition to discounted health insurance

For further information, please contact - Gamze Sonmez (Operations Manager- Aged & Liaison Psychiatry) on 9076 6012

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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