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Nurse Manager – Cardiothoracic Surgery & Respiratory Medicine, Monash Heart

Job posted: 16/03/2020
Applications close: 06/04/2020 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 41413

Reference: 41413

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 2020 International Year of the Nurse and the Midwife.


About our Cardiothoracic & Respiratory Services at Monash Health


The Victorian Heart Hospital (VHH) will be Australia’s first dedicated heart hospital. The VHH will be an iconic structure facilitating the delivery of evidence based, patient centric, holistic models of care, ground breaking research and committed to leading education underpinned by an unwavering culture and passion for clinical excellence. The VHH is planned to open in 2021, this new hospital provides an exciting opportunity to develop a unique patient centred model of care.


Cardiothoracic services at Monash Health are provided by the Cardiothoracic Unit, led by Professor Julian Smith. The Unit operates on over 600 patients per year across the public and private sector making it one of the state’s busiest services. Respiratory Medicine, led By Dr Phil Bardin provide care to over 1000 inpatients per year


About The Role


Reporting to the Director of Clinical Operations, the Nurse Manager (NM) is a leadership role responsible for the clinical and operational outcomes and the management of staff including workforce management and strategy.  The NM will also proactively contribute to our guiding principles as we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence. With exceptional communication and proven people management skills, the NM will lead by example and inspire their team to perform at their best whilst working collaboratively and in partnership with all key stakeholders.  The NM will also manage all financial resources as well as deliver service improvements and innovations for the Cardiothoracic Services which consists of the . Cardiothoracic/Respiratory & Cardiac Day Wards


This is an ongoing full–time role working Monday to Friday.


About You


You have a genuine passion for Cardiothoracic & Respiratory Services and are an accomplished leader in this field. You are a high achiever with proven ability to deliver successful outcomes across service delivery, resource management, and professional and technical competence areas. You communicate clearly and effectively, are able to build rapport and engage with others at all levels to deliver outcomes in a timely manner.


You Also Have:



  • demonstrated management & clinical leadership experience, ideally 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:



  • Management & Clinical Leadership in Cardiothoracic Services is highly preferred

  • A relevant Post Graduate Qualification

  • Proven demonstrated Nursing experience

  • Relevant qualifications

  • Current AHPRA registration

  • Current Working with Children’s Check

  • a commitment to advocate Monash Health’s Strategic Guiding Principles 


What We Offer:



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

  • Play an integral part in leading a clinical specialist team

  • Be part of 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


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


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.


Preferred candidates will require a clear Police Check and a current Working with Children’s Check prior to any offers of employment being made.


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


Please note, applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System – e-mail applications will not be considered.


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Nurse Manager – Cardiothoracic Surgery & Respiratory Medicine, Monash Heart

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Contact:

Kirsten Garner - 0407359354

Nurse Manager – Cardiothoracic Surgery & Respiratory Medicine, Monash Heart