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Associate Nurse Unit Manager - General Medicine

Job posted: 10/06/2021
Applications close: 20/06/2021 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Geelong

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Barwon Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 170868

Reference: 170868

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Geelong


  • Participate in generating new ideas and commit to continuous improvement

  • Grow your career in a department that is invested in your ongoing development

  • Permanent Part Time – 64 hours per fortnight


About the facility 


The Rapid Assessment and Planning Unit (RAPU) is a 16–18 bed short-stay Medical Unit for patients from the Emergency Department that need a short admission and will benefit from intensive, routine allied health input. A multidisciplinary team approach is used to develop a plan of care for a safe and effective discharge from hospital within 48 hours to 76 hours.


About the role 


As the ANUM you will ensure the effective provision of patient care in the assistance of nursing staff in the areas of patient welfare, comfort, hygiene and transport in order to achieve and maintain quality patient outcomes.


Duties of your role include, but are not limited to:


•Effective daily allocation of staff resources to required area’s on ward to ensure skills mix


•Facilitate service coordination where possible to ensure broader health and well-being issues are supported.


•Promote a standard of consumer centred care which meets professional, organisational, legal and ethical requirements to ensure the personal and professional treatment of patients


About the culture


We are an enthusiastic, energetic and focused team who work cohesively together. We promote positive respectful relationships and strong working partnerships in the workplace and in the community. As a team we are focussed on providing the highest quality patient centred care. We are all dedicated to supporting the organisation in achieving our vision of - By 2050, everyone in our community enjoys the best health and wellbeing in Victoria.


Barwon Health staff benefits



  • Flexible working arrangements

  • Professional development

  • Access to employee wellness facility

  • Salary packaging

  • Social club


Diversity and Inclusion


At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.


At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.


We at Barwon Health strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.


If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the Talent Acquisition team via email at talent.acquisition@barwonhealth.org.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.


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#Geelong, Victoria

Associate Nurse Unit Manager - General Medicine

Job type:

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Job classification:

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Contact:

Sharon Simpson - (03) 4215 1868

Associate Nurse Unit Manager - General Medicine