Employment Type: Permanent Full Time
Position Classification: Nurse Manager Grade 3
Remuneration:$121,216.04 - $123,464.93 per annum
Hours Per Week: 38
Requisition ID: REQ64075
Applications Close: 18 September 2018
Vaccination Category A
The opportunity to make a difference, in our hospital and our community
Where you'll be workingLeeton Health Service is a 71 bed D1a peer grouped Community Hospital with surgery. Of the 71 beds, 38 are residential aged care beds, four are day surgery beds and four are bassinets. The facility provides emergency, medical, palliative, surgical, obstetric, radiology and aged care services. A range of outpatient and community health services are also provided on the hospital grounds.
Learn more about the benefits and lifestyle of Leeton
What you'll be doingThe Nurse Manager is responsible for the day to day operational management of nursing and other clinical and non-clinical support services at the facility level to provide safe compassionate person centred care through the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of nursing care in collaboration with individual/s and the multidisciplinary health care team to achieve safe quality care outcomes that meet the goals of the individual at the facility
What we are Looking For
- Current authority to practice as a Registered Nurse with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and experience that can be measured commensurate with Appendix 1 (Core knowledge and skills of Nurse Manager Grade 3) of the Public Health System Nurses' and Midwives' (State) Award 2015.
- Demonstrated relevant leadership and management experience; and with qualifications in health management; health policy and planning; business or equivalent; or working towards relevant qualifications.
- Demonstrated high level of written and verbal communication skills and ability to liaise and negotiate with clinicians, managers, staff and other key stakeholders and manage conflict and high level computer skills for health related programs including a range of workforce and performance/analytics systems.
Please refer to the Position Description for the essential requirements and full selection criteria. All criteria must be addressed in your application.
- This recruitment process includes pre-employment Online Safe for Work screening.
Please note that to apply for this position you must be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident, or be able to independently and legally live and work in Australia. For more information, please see http://www.immi.gov.au/
If you are applying for a Category ‘A’ position, please read and understand NSW Health Policy Directive PD2018_009. All new employees must agree to comply with the requirements outlined in this policy.
MLHD is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourage all suitably qualified applicants to apply, including Aboriginal People and people from racial, ethnic or ethno-religious minority groups and people with disability.