Interested in your next adventure? We are seeking an experienced surgical nursing professional to take on an exciting clinical management role at Nowra Private Hospital
We are looking for an individual with a passion for quality patient care and invite local and interstate applicants to take on this rewarding opportunity to join a highly respected large private hospital.
The Nurse Unit Manager role is a Permanent Full-Time role available for experienced senior nurses.
About the Role
As a Nurse Unit Manager, you will be responsible for the Surgical Ward and will work closely with the Rehabilitation and High Dependency Unit NUMs to facilitate care across departments for our patients.
The role encompasses planning, implementing and evaluating practices, processes and services within the department to ensure improved patient outcomes. The role requires working with and supporting other managers in achieving excellence in care delivery in line with best practice and legislative requirements. The position is accountable for the efficient and effective management of staff within the department.
This fast paced and highly rewarding role reports to the Director of Clinical Services (DCS).
To succeed in this role you will bring a strong clinical skillset in a hospital setting either as a Clinical/Nursing Manager in a similar department or as a senior nurse wanting to step into a management role. You will have exceptional communication skills and have the ability to inspire, motivate and mentor your team. You will be a leader with a passion for seeing your team members succeed and grow while bringing a passion for a high level of client care and service.
You will also bring;
- Relevant qualifications and Registration with AHPRA as a Registered Nurse.
- Minimum five (5) years’ experience in an acute care setting.
- Proven knowledge as a Nurse Manager in a similar acute setting or ward are essential for this role.
- Orthopaedic and HDU experience will be highly regarded.
- Any management or relevant post-graduate specialty qualifications will be highly regarded.
- Experience or exposure to managing clinical staff recruitment, rostering and performance management.
- Flexible work practices to best match your work/life balance
- Professional Development – Grow your career across our national network!
- Employee assistance program
- Industry discounts across private health insurance, retail services, financial services and more.
Owned and operated by Ramsay Health Care, Australia's largest and most respected private hospital operator, Nowra Private Hospital has been providing quality health care services to the Shoalhaven region and south coast of New South Wales since being commissioned in 1980.
Our 62-bed facility provides acute surgical and medical services, rehabilitation, and day surgery services. We are located 130km south of Sydney and 10km from the beaches for which the south coast is renowned.
We believe in a bright future for our company and for every one of our employees. A genuine commitment to family friendly practices, work-life balance and learning and development programs has seen us grow as an industry leader and a sought after employer. We offer strong, flexible career paths and provide unique opportunities to work across Ramsay’s network of facilities.
On offer is a Full-Time salary ranging from;
- $113,422.40 -$122,004 + Superannuation per based on experience level.
How to Apply
All applications must be lodged online. Please click the Apply button within this ad to lodge an application (applications should include CV and 2 current work-related referees).
Our commitment to quality and safety for our patients, staff and visitors is our highest priority. Applicants will be required to provide a current (12 months or less) Working with Children Check prior to appointment and persons in patient contact roles will be required to provide proof of immunity to specified infectious diseases prior to commencement.
If you have any questions about this opportunity, please contact Annie Dean, Director of Clinical Services on DeanA@ramsayhealth.com.au
Close Date: 29th October 2021