Position – Associate Nurse Unit Manager, Catheterisation Lab

Location: Ballarat Health Services
Employment type: Fixed term, full time and part time
Hours per fortnight: 112hrs

About Grampians Health

Grampians Health was established 1 November 2021, bringing together Edenhope and District Memorial Hospital, Stawell Regional Health, Wimmera Health Care Group and Ballarat Health Services to deliver safe, sustainable, healthcare tailored to changing workforce and community needs, for the long term.

This partnership follows years of strong collaboration and close partnerships between the four health services. Together, we will deliver better healthcare, enhance services and advance careers, closer to home, now and into the future.

A career with Grampians Health means you are connected and are part of a team providing quality healthcare to rural and regional communities. Our communities are diverse – as is our workforce, with expert clinical staff from across the world choosing to live and work in our beautiful region.

Grampians Health provides acute, maternity, mental health, allied health, aged care, administration and support services.  This means your career will be as diverse and rewarding as you strive to be.

About the role

Ballarat Health Services is currently seeking a dedicated, enthusiastic Registered Nurse (Division 1) to join our team as an Associate Nurse Unit Manager and work in the Cardiovascular Unit

The Cardiovascular Unit opened in 2012 providing interventional cardiology & radiology procedures Monday to Friday plus emergency on call 24/7.  If successful in the role you will be required to work a minimum of 1 call night per week and 1 weekend per month.

As the successful applicant you will have extensive clinical experience, preferably at least 5 years in the area of Cardiovascular Nursing, and it is desirable that you will possess or be working towards completion of a Managerial Qualification.

You will be able to work collaboratively and consultatively as part of a multidisciplinary team, have demonstrated leadership ability and have a clear understanding of the managerial responsibilities of an Associate Nurse Unit Manager.

Working within a multidisciplinary team, you will be expected to facilitate and foster best practice and service delivery to our clients and their families within the Cardiovascular Unit.

Being part of a team that values leadership and excellence in healthcare, you will work in first class facilities that maximises care, compassion, individual choice and quality outcomes for all clients and patients.

Grampians Health Culture & Benefits

At Grampians Health, we recognise our staff are our greatest asset.  We are committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for our staff, patients, residents, visitors, volunteers and contractors at all sites.

  • Flexible work arrangements and purchase leave opportunities
  • Salary packaging for living expenses such as rent/mortgage plus meals, entertainment & holidays
  • Discounted on-site parking
  • Access to discounted health club membership
  • Staff rewards and recognition programs

Ballarat Region

Ballarat is the largest centre in Western Victoria and the state’s fastest growing inland city.  Dubbed Australia’s most liveable city in 2020, Ballart is home to first class education, fine dining and boutique shopping.  Uniquely located within easy access to Melbourne, Geelong, Bendigo and the Western district, Ballarat is blessed with some of Australia’s most significant heritage buildings and natural landscapes.

 

How to apply

If you feel that you are suited to this exciting opportunity, applications can be made on the Ballarat Health Services website via the e-recruit portal. If you have any further enquiries please contact Tania Harrison, Nurse Unit Manager 03 5320 6591.

All appointments are subject to a satisfactory police records check, immunisation clearance and Working with Children check and/or NDIS Worker Screening Check.

All employees must be willing and able to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) when required, which at a minimum is a surgical mask.  Additional PPE requirements are role-dependent.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATOINS IS 28 AUGUST 2022

Grampians Health is a child safe organisation, committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. Grampians Health is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workforce.

We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, mature age workers and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (or questioning), intersex and asexual (or allies) LGBTQIA+