Overview

  • Limestone Coast Local Health Network, Millicent and Districts Hospital and Health Service
  • Indicative Total Remuneration: $106,454 – $115,084 (pro rata) – Perm P/T (20 hrs p/wk, over a 7 day roster) – RN/RM2A

In this pivotal management position, you will provide support to the Nurse Unit Manager in the leadership of nurses within the Millicent and Districts Hospital and Health Service. Promoting continuity and consistency of care, you will contribute to the implementation of practice changes and undertake service management responsibilities. These will include performance management processes, recruitment, staffing, leave management, rostering, work allocation and attendance management, financial and supplies planning and monitoring. Utilising your nursing skills and knowledge, you will support and work collaboratively with less experienced members of the nursing team. Make a real difference and feel like an important part of the community. Being part of the Limestone Coast Local Health Network means you will be supported both personally and professionally, can take advantage of education and training opportunities, will have access to flexible working hours and be part of an inter-professional approach to holistic health care.

You will be registered or eligible for registration as a Nurse by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia, and hold or be eligible to hold a current practicing certificate. With prior experience in management and leadership roles, you will be capable of giving supervision to student nurses, Enrolled Nurses and less experienced Registered Nurses. You will demonstrate a commitment to keeping up to date with, implementing and monitoring evidence-based practice and quality management initiatives. Your effective communication, problem solving, conflict resolution and negotiation skills will equip you to maintain a cohesive multidisciplinary team and resolve local or immediate nursing care problems.

The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and compliant immunisation screening.

Suitably qualified Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are strongly encouraged to apply and will be given preference as a special/equal opportunity measure under section 8(1) of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth), and sections 34(2) and 56(2) of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 (SA).

COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement under the Emergency Management (Healthcare Setting Workers Vaccination) (COVID-19) Directions 2021 to work in SA Health/health care setting.

For more information about the role please refer to the Job Pack provided below. Job ref: 774005

774005 – Associate Nurse Unit Manager.pdf

For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 774005

Closing Date for Applications: 19 November 2021
Name of Contact Person: Michelle Galli
Telephone Number of Contact Person: 08 8733 0100
 michelle.galli@sa.gov.au