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 position (80 Hours Per Fortnight0
- Permanent ongoing
- Located at Sandringham Hospital
- RN ANUM Year 1
- Great Staff benefits
Sandringham Operating Suite has 3 theatres and provides elective and emergency services for Gynaeobstetrics, General Surgery, Orthopaedic and suitable ophthalmology patients 24 hours a day. We also provide elective surgery for urology and other units as determined by executive. We have an 8 bed recovery rrom
Every Alfred Health nurse must practice in accordance with the Alfred Health Nursing Professional Practice Framework.
The Professional Practice Framework defines the elements of nursing practice that improve the care and experience of our patients and aligns with the Patient’s Come First Strategy.
It is comprised of five domains that are crucial to maintain standards, lead change and add value to healthcare. These domains are Care, Leadership, Professional Development, Workforce, Research and Informatics.
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 operationalize 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.
Qualifications & Experiences Required
- 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
- Salary Packaging
- Discount Health Insurance
- Staff Parking (Subject to Availability)
For any further enquiries please contact: Gaye Jack, Nurse Manager, Sandringham Operating Suite, on 9076 1448
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.