Associate Nurse Manager

Job posted: 24/01/2024
Applications close: 26/02/2024 (Midnight)
3 days remaining

3 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 64518

Reference: 64518

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Associate Nurse Manager - Ward 31 South (Fixed Term Part Time Position) 

Make a Difference to the Lives of Others While We Make a Difference to Yours!

  • Part time fixed term opportunity
  • Join a supportive and excellence driven team
  • Bring your innovation and make an impact on outstanding patient care

About Jessie McPherson Private Hospital 

Jessie McPherson Private Hospital has been caring for Victorians for over 90 years, playing a vital role in providing a range of specialist private hospital care for the southeast suburbs of Melbourne and the wider Victorian community. Part of the Monash Health Family, Jessie McPherson Private Hospital is located at Monash Medical Centre in Clayton. We are proud to be a charitable organisation operating for the benefit of Monash Health, assisting the health service to further its goals in providing excellent care. Our co-location enables us to offer a boutique private experience whilst having access to all the multi-specialist facilities that a large tertiary hospital can offer. This provides unique career and growth opportunities, whether you work in our clinical or support service teams.

Why work at Jessie McPherson Private Hospital? 

Jessie McPherson Private Hospital has a high functioning healthcare workforce, with a high staff retention rate. We believe this is due to the combination of our culture of compassion, opportunities for growth, and our commitment to each other. Jessie McPherson Private Hospital recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Jessie McPherson Private Hospital we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.


The cultural benefits of working in small, responsive and compassionate teams. We provide outstanding care to our patients, but also to each other. Our ICARE values are at the heart of everything we do.


Whilst we care for patients with varied needs, we are known for our ability to care for complex cases, this is due to our safety standards and being equipped to handle any situation. This together with being part of the wider health service means that we can offer unrivalled opportunities to develop your experience and confidence.


As part of the Monash Health family, Jessie McPherson employees have access to the following benefits: 

  • Salary packaging: Jessie McPherson Private Health employees are eligible for salary packaging, and due to our status as a public benevolent institution (PBI), we can offer employees a capping limit of $15,900 each FBT year.  

  • Supporting a healthy balanced lifestyle: Comprehensive health and wellbeing programs for all employees. This includes the Employee Assistance Program for counselling and coaching support as well as mental health training, digital wellbeing and financial wellbeing programs.
  • Access to an on-site fitness centre: Health wise Fitness is located at Monash Medical Centre. Through a pre-tax salary deduction, employees have access to classes, modern equipment and accomplished instructors. 
  • Access to Private Health Insurance: through partnerships with Medibank Private and HCF, Monash Health also offers employees cost-effective corporate private health insurance.                                                                                       

About Ward 31 South - Neurosciences 

A very exciting prospect exists for an enthusiastic and dedicated registered nurse for a part-time Associate Nurse Manager position with h high career aspirations. Ward 31 South is an acute 26-bed Neurosurgical unit with a High Dependency Unit. We provide care for a various range of neurology conditions, post neurosurgical interventions and major neurosurgical surgery.

About the Role 

  • The Associate Nurse Manager (ANM) is a leadership role working closely with the Nurse Manager (NM). 
  • You will utilise your clinical expertise to deliver exceptional care to acute Neurosurgical and Vascular patients and their families/carers.
  • Supported by the NM, the role will provide an opportunity for the development of management and leadership skills. 
  • You will conduct comprehensive assessment, planning, implementation, transitions and evaluation of care in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team and in partnership with the patient and their family and carers.
  • Ensure timely discharge planning and facilitate the consumer’s safe and effective transition from hospital to home by way of referral to appropriate health resources and services.
  • Manage and be accountable for clinical and/or operational portfolios and projects.

About You 

You are an experienced Registered Nurse with demonstrated clinical skills working with individuals who are in distress and face complex issues, and you have leadership experience as an In Charge or an Associate Nurse Manager.  You are ready to take the next step in a clinical leadership role, with the support and encouragement of a great leadership team and your passion lies in working with acute Neurosurgical and vascular patients.You also come with Exceptional Attributes:

  • Committed to a leadership & mentoring role
  • Dedicated to safe, best practice & quality care
  • Enthusiastic to deliver patient centred care & a patient & family advocate
  • Compassionate to the needs of individuals and families 
  • Collaborative in your approach to working within a multidisciplinary team
  • Demonstrated flexibility in rotating shifts and able to commit to rotating roster
  • Excited to contribute towards specific portfolios and quality improvement activities in our relentless pursuit of excellence

What you need: 

  • Post Graduate Qualification in Neurosciences or similar
  • Demonstrated experience within an Inpatient Unit or similar
  • Current AHPRA registration
  • Relevant working rights/visa
  • Employee level Working with Children Check
  • Evidence of a COVID-19 vaccination

What we offer:

  • Access to Jessie McPherson /Monash Health  in-house learning portals to further expand your acute clinical skills and knowledge base
  • Avenues to further develop your leadership and project management skills
  • Mentorship and career guidance
  • Support to attend relevant forums and conferences
  • A supportive learning environment, should you wish to undertake postgraduate studies
  • Confidential Employee assistance program(EAP)

How to Apply 

We’re only able to accept applications submitted via the Monash Health online Mercury System.? 

For a confidential discussion and to explore the opportunity further, please call Acting Nurse Manager, Richard Lumo at 03 9594 3167.

For information including how to apply and probity check requirements, please refer to attached?‘Application Guide’ located under Position Documents.

Associate Nurse Manager

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

Not provided


Sashi Chand - 0411172708

Associate Nurse Manager