Nurse Unit Manager

  • Company:
    Northern Sydney Local Health District
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    4 days ago
  • Category:
    Nursing

<div style="font-size:10pt"> <p style="font-family:Arial">An exciting opportunity exists for a Nurse Unit Manager to lead the experienced and dedicated multidisciplinary team of the Brolga Unit. Brolga is a child and adolescent mental health inpatient unit situated in the grounds of Hornsby Hospital. The unit provides up to 12 beds for young people aged between 12 and 17 years of age who are experiencing a serious mental health problem.</p> <p style="font-family:Arial"><strong>Employment Type</strong>:&nbsp;Permanent&nbsp;Full Time<br /> <strong>Position Classification</strong>:&nbsp;Nurse Unit Manager Level 3<br /> <strong>Remuneration</strong>:&nbsp;$2,330.60 per week<br /> <strong>Hours Per Week</strong>:&nbsp;38<br /> <strong>Requisition ID</strong>:&nbsp;REQ186034<br /> <br /> <strong>Where you&#39;ll be working</strong><br /> The Brolga Unit at Hornsby Hospital.<br /> <br /> <strong>What you&#39;ll be doing</strong></p> <div style="font-size:10pt"> <p style="font-family:Arial"><strong><em>The NSLHD Nursing and Midwifery Workforce will be compassionate, competent, confident, contemporary, capable and committed to leading person-centred health care.</em></strong></p> <p style="font-family:Arial"><span style="background-color:white"><a href="http://intranet.nslhd.health.nsw.gov.au/ClinicalNet/MHDA/Pages/default.aspx" style="color:blue; text-decoration:underline"><strong>MHDA Declaration</strong></a></span></p> <p style="font-family:Arial"><span style="line-height:normal">Each person&rsquo;s unique journey of recovery will be supported by mental health drug and alcohol services in a way that fosters hope, purpose and resilience.</span></p> <p style="font-family:Arial"><span style="line-height:normal"><strong>MHDA Statement of Intention</strong></span></p> <p style="font-family:Arial"><span style="line-height:normal">The intention of the NSLHD MHDA is to provide recovery-oriented, trauma informed services that are guided by evidence based practices and collaboration.</span></p> The Nurse Unit Manager (NUM) will manage a unit or ward in order to provide a quality standard of care to Northern Sydney Local Health District (NSLHD) Patients.</div> <div style="font-size:10pt">&nbsp;</div> <div style="font-size:10pt">Candidates will need to meet the following criteria:</div> </div> <div style="font-size:10pt"> <ol> <li>Consistently demonstrates behaviours that reinforce the CORE Values of our organisation; Collaboration, Openness, Respect and Empowerment. Demonstrates these behaviours with all stakeholders; colleagues, direct reports, as well as our patients and consumers, and those that care for them.</li> <li>Registered Nurse-Division 1 with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (APHRA) AND Relevant management tertiary qualification OR equivalent work experience, OR a combination of study and work experience; and demonstrated commitment to professional development.</li> <li>Demonstrated ability to work both independently and in a team environment.</li> <li>Demonstrated ability to lead, manage and support a clinical team.</li> <li>Demonstrated excellence in written and verbal communication skills and computer literacy in Microsoft Applications, roster management systems and electronic medical records.</li> <li>Demonstrated knowledge and/or experience in change management and initiating a new service delivery model within an established service.</li> <li>Evidence of and commitment to patient/customer focussed care, clinical governance and quality improvement.</li> </ol> </div> <div style="font-size:10pt"> <p style="font-family:Arial">Need more information?<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp;1) Click here for the <a href="https://ocxz.cit.health.nsw.gov.au/excluded-apps/XXRecRequisitionPD-context-root/faces/XXRecRequisitionPDPG?xxJobId=REQ186034" target="_blank">Position Description</a><br /> &nbsp;&nbsp;2) Find out more about <a href="https://healthnswgov.referrals.selectminds.com/app-info" target="_blank">applying</a> for this position<br /> For role related queries or questions contact Cath McElroy&nbsp;on Cathryn.McElroy@health.nsw.gov.au or 0408 694 991</p> <p style="font-family:Arial"><strong>Applications Close: 22 September 2020</strong></p> </div> <p style="font-family:Arial">&nbsp;</p> <p style="font-family:Arial">&nbsp;</p>