• Northern Adelaide Local Health Network, Older Person Mental Health Services, Lyell McEwin Hospital, Elizabeth Vale
  • Salary: $114,560 – $119,682 p.a. – RN/M3 – Ongoing Full-Time

As a 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 must be registered or eligible for registration as a Nurse with the Nursing/Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA) and hold a current practicing certificate. You must be enrolled in an approved Mental Health course or hold a qualification in mental health practice.

COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement under the Emergency Management (COVID-19) (Healthcare Setting Workers Vaccination) Directions 2022 No 7 to work in SA Health/health care setting.

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: 803105

803105 – Nurse Unit Manager – Ward 1H-HDU – Older Person Mental Health Services RN3 – Job Pack.pdf

Applications close: 12 August 2022

For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref:  803105

Closing Date for Applications: 12 August 2022
Name of Contact Person: Gerald Yeoh
Telephone Number of Contact Person: (08) 7485 4363