Nurse Unit Manager - Mental Health Short Stay Unit/Mistral Place (525127)

 
  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jun 7, 2021
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

Salary

$113,484 to $118,938 per annum

Classification

Registered Nurse Grade 7b

Award

Nurses and Midwives (Tasmanian State Service) Award 2019

Period of Employment

Permanent, full-time, day work, working 76 hours per fortnight, commencing as soon as possible.

Please also note that this process may be used to fill fixed term and casual opportunities as they arise.

Location

Royal Hobart Hospital – Mental Health Short Stay Unit/Mistral Place

Duties

The Nurse Unit Manager:

  • Provides leadership and management in the establishment of the new Mental Health Short Stay Unit, and ongoing management of Mistral Place, Clozapine Clinic and the Consult Liaison Service at the Royal Hobart Hospital (“the units”).

  • Ensures the efficient and effective provision of care, based on clinical standards and best practice principles within a collaborative and multidisciplinary framework by coordinating the clinical, management, education and nursing research functions across the units; and

  • Leads and manages the coordination of overall patient care and is responsible for managing the allocated human, material and financial resources for service delivery across the units.

Essential Requirements

  • Registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia as a Registered Nurse

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre‑employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer. The following checks are to be conducted:

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

  • Relevant psychiatric nursing experience and/or is credentialed as a Mental Health Nurse by the Australian College of Mental Health Nurses or equivalent.

  • Relevant post graduate qualification.

Applicants should note that, for a period of six months from the date of publication, this selection process may be used to fill subsequent or similar full time and part time vacancies.

(image) 525127 NUM - Mental Health Short Stay Unit, Mistral Place G7b (March 2021).pdf
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(image) Applicant Guide.pdf
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How to apply

Apply Online. Please click the blue "Apply Now" button on this screen.
Applications will only be accepted online. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete an online application form, complete/upload your selection criteria responses and attach your resume. Please note that attachments must be in Microsoft Word or PDF format.

Referee details are submitted as part of the online application so make sure you have the contact details for two referees before applying.

Important information

The email account you provide when making job applications will be used in correspondence to you. It is important that this is kept up to date and monitored regularly.

To update your email address (or contact number), log in to www.jobs.tas.gov.au and look for “Existing applicant login” where you can update your details.

For further information contact

Sharmayne Batt
Director of Nursing - Mental Health Services South
Phone: (03) 6166 0825
Email: [email protected]

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