The position is responsible for providing leadership and direction to the ward/unit to complement the strategic direction, operational processes, budget and business direction of the hospital/facility.
You will provide operational direction for the unit/ward to ensure efficient and effective management of the area and coordinate the delivery of nursing care that is evidence based. In addition you will be accountable for the effective management of human, financial and material resources and ensure customer service is maintained at optimal levels.
You will undertake direct patient care as required providing guidance and support to less experienced members of the nursing team.
300+ bed acute care facility incorporating an extensive range of specialities and facilities including Cardiothoracic and Cardiology services, Neurosurgery, General Surgery, ENT, Urology, Orthopaedic, Plastic Surgery, Maternity Services, and a busy Emergency Department. It has grown to become one of the largest private hospitals in Victoria.
Must be AUSTRALIAN RESIDENT
Current Registration with AHPRA
Previous experience at NUM level or equivalent
Experience in the Acute setting
Degree in relevant specialty area
Compliance with ACQSHC National standards
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
A strong commitment to developing in a management role
A commitment to a high standard of clinical and customer focused care
High degree of computer literacy including MS Office and various data bases
Ability to work cohesively within a team environment
Proven time management and prioritisation skills
Demonstrate a sound knowledge base in labour management
Demonstrated HR management experience
A management degree or working towards (very interested)
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