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 - ongoing
Full time - 80 hours per fortnight, plus ADO
Classification code - ANUM (YW11/YW12)
Ward 6 East at The Alfred provides primary nursing care to our often complex and challenging neurosurgery patient population. Within our team we provide full inpatient and outpatient neurosurgical services.
We are committed to providing excellence in neurosurgical care, through quality management, education and training of healthcare professionals and clinical and laboratory research. The Neurosurgery department has developed sub-specialisation in Cerebrovascular Service, Spine Surgery, Skull base surgery, Neurotrauma & Neuro-Oncology.
The Associate Nurse Manager / Associate Nurse Unit Manager is a member of the nursing leadership team on the ward/ unit who assists the Nurse Manager/ Nurse Unit Manager to operationalise the core values of the organisation, and plays a pivotal role in meeting broader organisational imperatives. This role supports excellence in clinical practice and promotes the development of nurses, ensuring the philosophy of nursing and standards of practice are consistently reflected in professional practice and patient care. Together with the Nurse Manager, the Associate Nurse Manager/ Associate Nurse Unit Manager is responsible for managing clinical risk and implementing systems and processes to improve patient outcomes. The Associate Nurse Manager/ Associate Nurse Unit Manager facilitates timely patient access and flow across the continuum of care.
Registered as a Registered Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia via AHPRA.
Relevant post-graduate diploma or working toward same.
Recent acute clinical nursing background in a relevant health service
Current and satisfactory Police Check
Current and satisfactory Working With Children Check
Close to public transport and shops
For all enquiries please contact Noel Sceriha on 9076 3380.
Applications close at 11 pm Tuesday, 24 May 2022
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.