Associate Nurse Unit Managers - Anaesthetics/PACU

Job posted: 03/06/2021
Applications close: 24/06/2021 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 47724

Reference: 47724

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Acknowledging the vital role they play in providing healthcare to our community, Monash Health proudly supports the WHO 2021 International Year of Health and Care Workers.

About MMC Theatre Services at Monash Health

Monash Health is an impressive organisation of seven public hospitals, 21 community health sites, five aged care facilities, university affiliated international research and tertiary education. We provide healthcare for the entire lifespan from pre-birth to palliative care and all stages in between of clinical care.

Monash Medical Centre has 9 Operating Theatres and cater for a wide variety of surgical specialities including neurosurgery, cardiothoracic, vascular, UGI, ophthalmology, plastics, obstetrics & gynaecology colorectal, maxillofacial and general procedures. With co-located medical and post-surgical wards, we support our patients through their stay at Monash Health.

About The Role:

We are looking for experienced Anaesthetic/Recovery Associate Nurse Unit Managers, who are passionate about providing outstanding patient care. You will work within our busy theatres, working closely to directly support our professional multidisciplinary team and ensure the safety of our patients at one of their most vulnerable states.  You will oversee an Anaesthetic/Recovery Portfolio, working closely with the other ANUMs and NUM.  You will also be added to the floor coordinator roster, after the appropriate training is provided.

There are full-time and part-time ongoing opportunities with varying EFT, working across a rotating roster, inclusive of weekends and, possibly night duty if required, to start as soon as possible.

You will have access to resources to support you in this position, enabling you to further advance your nursing and leadership skills. We look for you to role model nursing excellence, in line with the Monash Health iCare values and delivering a high standard of evidence based patient care. 

About You:

You should have demonstrated experience as an Anaesthetic/PACU nurse and be able to bring your critical thinking and multi-tasking skills.  Previous ANUM experience is desirable.

You need:

  • Post Graduate Certificate/Diploma in Perioperative nursing, desirable but not essential

  • Comprehensive knowledge of Theatre and advanced clinical practice skills

  • Willingness to take on a portfolio(s) contributing to theatre quality improvements and National Standards

  • High interpersonal skills & ability to work in a fast paced, driven team

  • Australian working rights

  • Current AHPRA registration

  • Current Employee Working with Children Check

What we offer

  • access to 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

In addition, you will have access to benefits including salary packaging options that increase your take-home pay, access to onsite subsidised staff car parking and gym, uniform and a comprehensive Employee Assistance Program (EAP).

How to Apply

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.

Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.

Existing Monash Health Employees should apply using your Monash Health employee account. For any queries in regards to internal applicants please contact Recruitment Services on 92652776.

Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed.  These include:

  • reference checks;

  • a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months;

  • a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same);and

  • proof of immunisation.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

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Associate Nurse Unit Managers -  Anaesthetics/PACU

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Shelley Riddex - 95940395

Associate Nurse Unit Managers -  Anaesthetics/PACU