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Emergency Department Nurse Manager, Dandenong

Job posted: 05/08/2022
Applications close: 18/08/2022 (Midnight)
1 day remaining

1 day remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 54907

Reference: 54907

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Working in Healthcare has never been more important or meaningful


About Dandenong Hospital's Emergency Department


TheEmergency Department at Dandenong Hospitalis responsible for approximately 70,000 emergency presentations annually and is a mixed ED seeing both adults and paediatrics. The department has 55 cubicles including four resuscitation cubicles, decontamination facilities and two isolation rooms.  There are also dedicated facilities for patients with Mental Health needs and a 20 bed adult short stay unit.


About The Role


Dandenong emergency department is now hiring a Nurse Manager (NM).


Reporting to and working closely with the Director of Clinical Operations, the NM is responsible for the clinical and operational outcomes and the management of staff including workforce management and strategy. The NM is also accountable for managing all financial resources as well as delivering service improvements and innovations across ED. With exceptional communication and proven people management skills, the NM is expected to lead by example and inspire their team to perform at their best whilst working collaboratively and in partnership with all key stakeholders. The NM is also responsible for proactively advocating Monash Health’s guiding principles in the relentless pursuit of excellence which includes the delivery of a high standard of evidence-based nursing care to patients and their families.


This is an ongoing full time opportunity, Monday to Friday


About You


You are dedicated, driven and a leader in Emergency Nursing. You are an exceptional manager, an articulate communicator and thrive on challenges.  You have previous experience working within a high acuity, emergency setting and truly flourish working in a fast paced dynamic environment. You are passionate about patient safety and are seeking a new opportunity that will enable you to play an instrumental role in driving the operational and performance requirements of an emergency department that is growing, whilst delivering outstanding patient centred emergency care.


You Also Have



  • demonstrated management & clinical leadership experience in a similar role

  • a high level of proficiency with a range of technology solutions

  • proven time management, superior communication & influencing skills

  • critical thinking, analytical & problem solving skills

  • genuine thirst for learning & open to further study

  • a commitment to proactively support colleagues at all levels as well as mentor a team

  • an advocate of Monash Health’s Strategic Guiding Principles


What You Need



  • A Post Graduate Qualification in Emergency Nursing (Desirable)

  • Proven Clinical Leadership/Management experience in Emergency Nursing

  • Demonstrated Emergency Nursing experience

  • Current AHPRA registration

  • Australian working rights


What We Offer



  • Excellent career opportunity to engage your Clinical & People Management experience

  • Opportunity to play an integral part in leading a clinical specialist team

  • Join a highly skilled Nursing & Executive team, dedicated to patient & family centred care

  • Mentorship & Career guidance

  • Attend relevant forums & conferences

  • Supportive Learning environment should you wish to undertake postgraduate studies


Monash Health is a great place to work!


Based at Dandenong Hospital, you have the option of car parking or nearby access to public transport. There are also employment benefits such as:



  • salary packaging options that increase your take-home pay

  • a comprehensive Health and Wellbeing program

  • free flu vaccinations

  • private health insurance at discounted rates

  • health imaging services

  • + more


Monash Health is the largest public health service in Victoria, employing more than 20,000 people who work across 40 locations delivering healthcare services through our five hospitals and our extensive network of rehabilitation, aged care, community health and mental health facilities


We recognise 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 and ICare values.


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 95541126


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


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


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 This is truly an exceptional leadership role and exciting time to join Dandenong ED, Apply NOW!

Emergency Department Nurse Manager, Dandenong

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Contact:

Kate Sandry - 95541126

Emergency Department Nurse Manager, Dandenong