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.
Clinical Nurse Manager, Ward 3 West
Part time (64 - 72hrs per fortnight) or Full time
Classification code – NM10-12
Ward 3 West is a 46 bed, medical and surgical Cardiac step-down unit which falls within the Alfred Heart and Lung clinical program. 3 West specialises in the management of patients requiring medical and interventional Cardiology and Heart Failure services, Cardiothoracic and Vascular surgery, while also providing continuous cardiac monitoring services for patients from a wide range of medical and surgical specialties. 3 West is a fast paced unit that works in a collaborative and multi-disciplinary way to facilitate timely delivery of quality care to both our elective and emergency patient cohorts.
The Clinical Nurse Manager is a dynamic and professional clinical leader who actively contributes to meeting key organisational imperatives. The Clinical Nurse Manager, working with the Nurse Manager, operationalises the core values of Nursing at Alfred Health by ensuring a safe and supportive environment for patients and staff. The Clinical Nurse Manager supports the Nurse Manager in developing staff to deliver excellence in clinical practice, managing clinical risk and implementing systems and processes to improve patient access, experiences and outcomes of care.
Current Registered Nurse Division 1 registration with the Nurses Board of Victoria
Tertiary qualification in healthcare or business management or working toward same (desirable)
Recent extensive acute clinical nursing background in a relevant health service
Demonstrated management and leadership skills including:
Ability to succesfully manage and lead through organisational change
Exceptional communication and negotiation skills
Ability to confidently support and motivate individuals and multidisciplinary teams to achieve commonly held goals
Exceptional problem solving and clinical reasoning skills
Embodiment of Alfred Health Nursing Values and a passion for patient centred care delivery
An understanding and willingness to embrace information technology
Easy public transport access
Enquiries: Gemma Tate, Nurse Unit Manager, Ward 3 West on (03) 9076 3632
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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.
In compliance with the Victorian Chief Health Officer's Mandatory Vaccination Directions, all Alfred health employees must be vaccinated against COVID-19 with TGA approved vaccine and must have evidence of their vaccination status.