Associate Nurse Unit Manager - Urgent Care Centre

Barwon Health

Geelong, VIC

Posted 4/8/2021


  • Develop your clinical, leadership and management skills in a dynamic unit

  • Work in a multidisciplinary team and actively participate in decision making

  • Permanent Part Time – 32 hours per fortnight( increase for suitable candidate)


About the facility 


The Urgent Care Centre is a dynamic and innovative service providing clinical care for those with minor injury and illness alongside highly skilled Nurse Practitioners.


It is located within the new Barwon Health North facility alongside Barwon Medical Imaging, numerous Community and Allied Health Services and has strong links to the University Hospital Geelong Emergency Department.


About the role 


As the Associate Nurse Unit Manager, you will already possess excellent clinical, leadership and management skills. In this role, you will have the opportunity to actively participate in generating new ideas and committing to continuous improvement.


Working alongside highly skilled Nurse Practitioners, you will be guided by best practice to achieve positive patient outcomes.


You will also provide leadership in the planning, delivery and evaluation of a high quality Nursing Services within Barwon Health North (BHN) whilst developing a professional and collaborative partnership in the overall operations of BHN.


This role will allow you to work across a number of directorates and programs (including Urgent Care, Renal Dialysis, Barwon Medical Imaging, Chronic Disease and Paediatric Services).


About the culture


You will work with an innovative multidisciplinary organisation with extensive knowledge and experience. You will have support and guidance from fellow team members and senior leaders who exhibit our Barwon Health values, respect, compassion, commitment, accountability and innovation.


Barwon Health staff benefits



  • Flexible working arrangements

  • Professional development

  • Access to employee wellness facility

  • Salary packaging

  • Social club


Diversity and Inclusion 


At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.


At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.


We at Barwon Health strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.


If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the Collaborative Recruitment Team via email at CRURecruit@barwonhealth.org.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.


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To view and apply for this job on the web visit:

https://www.geelongcareers.org.au/job/15466021