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Associate Nurse Unit Manager Macalister

Job posted: 09/11/2022
Applications close: 07/12/2022 (Midnight)
9 days remaining

9 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | Traralgon

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Latrobe Regional Hospital

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 16344

Reference: 16344

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | Traralgon

Associate Nurse Unit Manager - Macalister 

Latrobe Regional Hospital have an exciting opportunity for a suitably qualified Associate Unit Manager to join the Macalister team on a full time on going basis.

Reporting to the Nurse Unit Manager this role plays an important part in leading and delivering optimum patient centred care to people over the age of 65 with mental health or behavioural issues at Latrobe Regional Hospital. Become a part of a service that values the input from a multidisciplinary team and a makes a difference!

The succesfull applicant will:

  • Oversee and provide leadership for day to day activities on the acute and nursing home sections of the unit.
  • You enjoy being part of a dynamic team yet are confident to work autonomously and assume leadership
  • Commitment to ongoing professional training and development

The Victorian Government has allocated funds to support rural and regional Area Mental Health Services (AMHS) to provide incentives to attract workers to roles that are difficult to fill. The regional mental health workforce incentive grants will support the attraction, recruitment, and retention of new workers to Latrobe Regional Hospitals mental health services in regional Victoria. This role has been identified as being eligible for an incentive payment of up to $20,000 subject to eligibility and negotiation with successful candidates. This incentive may be used to reimburse rent, childcare, school fees, relocation costs and more!

Why work for LRH?

A leading Gippsland employer, Latrobe Regional Hospital is Gippsland's specialist referral and trauma centre located 150km east of Melbourne. We are a purpose-built teaching hospital caring for a population of more than 260,000 people.Our comprehensive range of services extends to emergency, intensive care, elective surgery, allied health, obstetrics, medical and radiation oncology at the Gippsland Cancer Care Centre, dialysis and aged care.

We offer:

  • A friendly and supportive team
  • A collaborative and innovative working environment
  • Training and education
  • Staff Wellbeing Clinic
  • Career progression opportunities

Our unique difference:

  • Regional lifestyle opportunities
  • Access to excellent schools, health and transport services
  • Generous salary packaging benefits, paid parental leave and flexible working conditions
  • Expanding specialist services with future redevelopments & expansions

Our commitment to you:

LRH is recognised as a leading learning hospital providing ongoing career opportunities.  We provide a safe and rewarding work environment for all of our staff and have made a long-term commitment to strengthen our organisational culture through leadership excellence, education and training.

Now is an exciting time to join our team with significant growth on the horizon.

Diversity and Inclusion

At LRH we value workforce diversity and inclusion, where individual uniqueness is embraced. We value 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 sexuality.

At LRH 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. LRH’s Koori Health Liaison Officer is available to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent applicants on (03) 5173 8653.

We at LRH 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 People & Culture team via email at XX noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.

IMPORTANT:  All staff employed in the healthcare sector are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 (3 doses), unless a valid medical exemption applies. Evidence of Vaccination (or exemption) will be required to be provided prior to commencement. Applicants for public facing positions will also be required to provide evidence of a current influenza vaccination (or exemption) prior to commencement”

Associate Nurse Unit Manager Macalister

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

SIMONE TWEDDLE - (03) 5173 8508
stweddle@lrh.com.au

Associate Nurse Unit Manager Macalister