Lead a dedicated team of health professionals within Prison Health Services, providing operational management and leadership within a unique Correctional Centre environment
– Based at Wacol only 30 minutes from the Brisbane CBD
– Permanent Full-time position available
About Prison Health Services
Prison Health Services (PHS) delivers primary health care to detained, remanded and sentenced prisoners within the following correctional facilities located in the West Moreton Health catchment area:
PHS also provides some in-reach support services to the Helena Jones Centre as an annexure of BWCC.
Dedicated teams are based in health clinics within each correctional facility. Service delivery is coordinated in close collaboration with Queensland Correctional Services under the specific regulations and routine of each individual correctional centre.
West Moreton Health is the custodian of medical records for the total prison population in Queensland
About the role
The Nurse Unit Manager (NUM) is an advanced clinical practice registered nurse who provides operational management and leadership within a Correctional Centre. The Nurse Unit Manager positively influences nursing colleagues to develop in the areas of advanced clinical nursing skills; patient and staff education, patient flow, resource management and service planning.
The successful applicant will be someone who can demonstrate the following:
17.5% annual leave loading, 12.75 % employer contribution to superannuation. Other employment benefits may include: professional development, salary sacrificing options, wellness programs and the Employee Assistance Service (EAS).
Vaccination Preventable Disease
This role is designated as ‘Vaccination Preventable Disease (VPD) risk role’. You must be able to provide evidence that you either:
You will be asked by the recruiting manager to supply this evidence if you are the preferred candidate for the role. More information and evidence forms can be found at here.
Further information regarding this role please download and read the attached Role Description and Information Packages. You will need to submit your Cover Letter, CV or Resume including the names and contact details of two referees and a short response (maximum 1-2 pages) on how your experience, abilities, knowledge and personal qualities are relevant to the role.