Position Details
Reference Number 23685
Position Title Associate Nurse Unit Manager - PACU/Anaesthetics
Employment Type Permanent Part Time
Division Berwick Hospital
Location Berwick
Award Berwick Enterprise Agreement Nurses
Classification Associate Nurse Unit Manager 38 Hrs
Salary Dependent on qualifications
Hours per Fortnight 60.00
Position Summary

Welcome to St John of God Health Care

Our organisation is part of the Mission of the Catholic Church and every aspect of our care is based on the Christian values of Hospitality, Compassion, Respect, Justice and Excellence. It is these values that guide our holistic approach to caregiving, with respect for the dignity and worth of each person.

With over 120 years' experience in health care, we have an excellent reputation as a caring, nurturing and supportive employer. Learning is highly valued and there are many opportunities for professional development.

St John of God Berwick Hospital opened in January 2018 and is our new 210 bed modern hospital providing a range of services including medical, surgical, day surgery, six state-of-the-art operating theatres, recovery unit and onsite medical consulting suites.

The Position

We currently have a rare and exciting leadership opportunity in our PACU/Anaesthetics department for an experienced Associate Nurse Unit Manager to act as a responsible and effective team member, assist in the overall clinical management of the ward, be responsible for the provision of comprehensive patient care and supervision of care given by junior staff, in collaboration with, and in assistance to the Nursing Unit Manager.

This position will be offered on a permanent part time basis, working 60 hours per fortnight.

The successful candidate will have:

  • A willingness and capacity to embrace the Mission and Values of St John of God Health Care.
  • Current registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia as a Registered Nurse.
  • Minimum three (3) years’ experience within an PACU/Anaesthetics acute hospital environment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated leadership, delegation, motivation, negotiation, prioritising and analytical skills.
  • Knowledge and skills of the principles of infection management.
  • Demonstrated ability to educate patients, family and other members of staff.
  • Excellent team work skills.

The Benefits:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Flexible Work Options
  • Professional Development

* All applicants must address the Selection Criteria (as detailed on the last page of the Position Description) 

St John of God Health Care embraces diversity and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people with disabilities.

Contact Person Romany Goonan
Contact's Position Title Manager Perioperative Services
Contact Number 0387845148
Closing Date 30/06/2019
Position Description
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