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.
NM11, Nurse Manager 3
Fixed term - 12months
Full time (76hrs per fortnight + ADO)
Hospital in the Home, Alfred Health
Alfred Health Hospital in the Home (HITH) provides acute nursing therapy to patients in the community as a substitution for care otherwise provided in the inpatient setting. HITH cares for a diverse cohort of patients, within metropolitan Melbourne and across the state. HITH operates across Alfred Health, providing a seven day a week service and is one of the most acute HITH programs in Victoria.
Alfred Health HITH provides a broad range of treatments, including (but not limited to):
Acute wound and drain care (Eg. VAC therapy, burns management)
Cystic Fibrosis care
Specialist therapies (Eg. home inotropes, mulitple sclerosis therapies and infliximab)
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 Nursing at Alfred Health 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 facilitates effective patient access 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
Current and satisfactory Police Check
Current and satisfactory Working With Children Check
Discount Health Insurance
Car Parking (subject to availability)
Child care services
All enquiries to:
Deputy Director of Operations & Nursing, Emergency & Acute Medicine
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.