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District Nursing - Nurse Unit Manager

Job posted: 09/05/2022
Applications close: 06/06/2022 (Midnight)
18 days remaining

18 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 26582

Reference: 26582

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

District Nursing - Nurse Unit Manager



  • Permanent Full time

  • Healesville location

  • Monthly ADO

  • Leadership opportunity


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 District Nursing Nurse Unit Manager provides operational management and care coordination to the District Nursing team in Community Health. The District Nursing team is based at Healesville Hospital and Yarra Valley Health. The team receive referrals from a wide variety of sources, including through My Aged Care, GP clinics and Post-Acute Care. District Nursing provide a seven day a week service.


About you 


To be successful in this role you will possess:



  • Minimum 3 years experience as a Registered Nurse.

  • Registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australian (NMBA) via AHPRA

  • Previous experience in a similar role or at senior management level e.g. AN/MM or equivalents

  • Highly developed interpersonal and leadership experience

  • A strong commitment to high quality care

  • The ability to work as part of a diverse team

  • Excellent communication and organisational skills


Please refer to the attached position description for further details of the role.


Vaccination against infectious disease is a mandatory requirement of this role.  An offer of employment is conditional on you providing evidence that you are currently vaccinated against COVID-19 and Influenza, prior to commencing employment.


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



**Please note applications will be screened upon receipt and advertising may close prior to the closing date.**


District Nursing - Nurse Unit Manager

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

JOSETTE O'DONNELL - (04) 4841 8190
Melinda Dows - (04) 0042 8572

District Nursing - Nurse Unit Manager