Associate Nurse Unit Manager (523285) - Medical Ward - Mersey Community Hospital

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Oct 15, 2020
Medicine Full-time, Part-time, Flexible

Job Description:

Tasmanian Health Service - Department of Health provides health care services in Tasmania through public hospital system, primary health and community health centres. We are committed to providing the highest levels of healthcare and services.

Who are we looking for?

We are seeking motivated and experienced Registered Nurses with an interest in leadership and management to apply for the role of Associate Nurse Unit Manager (ANUM) - on our 30 bed Medical Ward to work at the Mersey Community Hospital (MCH). Applicants should have a commitment to medical sub-acute care and an interest in geriatrics and or palliative care. We want team members who are committed to safe, high quality patient care, willing and capable of being part of a change culture and the ability to lead clinically and provide support to the Nurse Unit Manager with business responsibilities.

This role is based in Latrobe, TAS that is part of the fast growing Latrobe/Port Sorell Municipal area. The town has an extensive hospitality/cafe scene with all the modern amenities you would expect in a regional town. Our dual carriage way, the Bass Highway connects Latrobe to the bustling cities of Devonport and Burnie (10 and or 40 minutes away) which offer extensive services not provided locally. Latrobe experiences light traffic; a 5 minute walk to free hospital parking and child-care is available locally or in Devonport . NW Tasmania boasts clean air and water and beautiful scenery and vistas with short distances from the sea to the mountains, a temperate climate with an affordable lifestyle and prime organic produce, true farmers' markets , and a multitude of food festivals and wineries within easy commuting distances.

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Details of Appointment

Multiple Part Time Permanent Shift Workers working up to 76 hours per fortnight

Reporting to the Nurse Unit Manager, the focus of duties of this role are:

Please note: subsequent appointments may be made from this process and notwithstanding hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant.

What we offer

Check out our Competitive Employment Benefits -

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Essential Requirements

  1. Conviction checks in the following areas: a) Crimes of Violence, b) Sex Related Offences, c) Serious Drug Offences, d) Crimes involving dishonesty,
  2. Identification check
  3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Desirable Requirements:

Download the Statement of Duties and Associated Documents

(image) Generic Associate Nurse Unit Manager (ANUM) Grade 5 (March 2020) HPRNL.pdf

(image) Generic Associate Nurse Unit Manager (ANUM) Grade 5 (March 2020) HPRNL.docx

(image) THS Jobs Website Applicant Guide.pdf

How to apply

Online applications are preferred.

Applications close COB 21 November 2020.

In order to be considered for this position it is a requirement that you address the selection criteria which are located in the Statement of Duties.

For more information contact

Nurse Unit Manager- Medical Ward
Phone: (03) 64785198

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