Associate Director of Nursing

Job posted: 19/10/2020
Applications close: 26/10/2020 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 22260

Reference: 22260

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Associate Director of Nursing

  • Box Hill Hospital Management Team

  • Leadership Opportunity

  • Join a Values Based Hospital

  • Permanent Full Time

Eastern Health

Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and general healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and state-wide specialist services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.

About the role

The Associate Director of Nursing at Box Hill Hospital is a challenging role that encompasses managing the Nursing and Midwifery Pool as well as the Hospital Coordinators.  The ADON also has a vital role in day to day operational management of the hospital as well as assisting and facilitating with access performance. The ADON also assists the Director of Nursing with professional issues. The ADON is a vital and important part of the Box Hill Hospital Management team.

About you 

To be successful in this role you will need to possess:

Recent experience in hospital management in an acute hospital setting

  • Current Nurses' registration with AHPRA 

  • Post Graduate qualifications in management would be desirable or working towards

  • Ability and experience in working as a Hospital Coordinator

  • Understanding of KPIs related to patient access and ability to contribute constructively to Box Hill Hospital achieving good performance in this area

  • Excellent skills and experience in managing a diverse nursing and midwifery workforce

  • Knowledge and experience in Nursing and Midwifery professional issues and the ability to provide leadership in this area 

What we offer

Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!

  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours

  • Salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals

Next Steps

If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!

Please note:

  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury

  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.

  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.

  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

Eastern Health Values:  Patients First | Agility | Humility | Respect | Kindness | Excellence

Associate Director of Nursing

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RACHEL O'KEEFFE - (03) 9895 343_

Associate Director of Nursing