• Northern Adelaide Local Health Network, Older Persons Mental Health Service, Elizabeth Vale
  • Total Indicative Remuneration: $129,187 – $136,739 p.a. – RN3 – Full Time Ongoing

As the Nurse Unit Manager you will use your clinical knowledge and experience to provide the pivotal co-ordination of patient/client care delivery in a patient/client care area within a Health Unit/Community Service. The main focus of this role is the line management, coordination and leadership of nursing/midwifery and/or multi-disciplinary team activities to achieve continuity and quality of patient/client care and outcomes.

In this role you will accept accountability for the outcomes of nursing/midwifery practices and/or multidisciplinary outcomes in the specific practice setting; for addressing inconsistencies between practice and policy; and for developing team performance and a positive work culture in the interest of patient/client outcomes.

You will be registered or eligible for registration as a Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and hold, or be  eligible to hold, a current practising certificate. You will be enrolled in an approved Mental Health course or hold a qualification in mental health practice.

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.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.  Job Ref: 749990

Applications close: 5 March 2021

For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 749990

Closing Date for Applications: 5 March 2021
Name of Contact Person: Rajiv Chand
Telephone Number of Contact Person: 08 7425 6300