Eastern Grampians Health Service

Associate nurse unit manager

Job Description

About Us

East Grampians Health Service is based in Ararat and Willaura (Regional Victoria) and takes its name from the magnificent mountain range that provides a backdrop to both townships.  We are committed to providing quality care and services that meet the needs of the community, whilst continuously striving for improvement and aiming to lead the way in provision of health related services:

 East Grampians Health Service has a 29-bed inpatient unit offering a wide range of clinical services located at the main Ararat campus. The inpatient unit accommodates medical, surgical, paediatric, perioperative, midwifery and palliative care patients. Developing health service partnerships, EGHS aims to service the health care needs of patients within the community as well as neighbouring towns. EGHS offers a 24-hour urgent care centre which is supported by our local GP clinic. Other acute services provided include an on-site pathology laboratory and medical imaging services.

What we Offer

About the Role

We are looking for a supportive leader that can foster a positive work place culture while supporting the Nurse Unit Manager and is invested in actively contributing to the development of the Acute Services nursing team.

About You

  • Highly motivated and committed to providing a high standard of patient care.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to providing quality leadership and direction to nursing staff.
  • Broad knowledge of nursing and a background of practice in the acute care setting is essential.
  • Ability to contribute and practice collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team is also required.

 Appointment is subject to immunisation clearance (Including COVID-19) and current and satisfactory Employment Checks (Police and Working With Children Checks)

For more information please contact Kate Pitcher, Inpatient Unit Manager on 03 5352 9415.

The Position Description can be viewed and downloaded by selecting ‘Position Description’ below.

To apply please select ‘Apply online’ and complete as requested.

Please ensure you address the selection criteria, attach an up to date resume including two business referees by close of business 26 May 2024.

East Grampians Health Service is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Summary

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Eastern Grampians Health Service