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Posted: 12 Sep 2022
Location: North West TAS
This role will lead the nursing team with support from a senior leadership group. This group is inclusive of a Clinical Nurse Educator and several Associate Nurse Unit Managers (ANUM – RN Grade 5).
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About the Role and Team:
The Paediatric Unit at the North West Regional Hospital provides facilities for acute inpatient services in the North Western Region of Tasmania. It is a Level 2/3 Paediatric Unit that has formal links with higher level paediatric services within our tertiary referral centres at both the Royal Hobart Hospital and the Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne.
The Unit provides acute and chronic inpatient services for infants, children, and young people up to the age of 18 years. This includes general surgery, medical and mental health care for these age groups. All children and adolescents with medical, surgical, and mental health issues are admitted to the unit where they have access to wide range of services provided by an interdisciplinary network of staff. These include social workers, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, CAMHS, and speech pathologists.
This role will lead the nursing team with support from a senior leadership group. This group is inclusive of a Clinical Nurse Educator and several Associate Nurse Unit Managers (ANUM – RN Grade 5). Multiple staff hold post graduate qualifications in paediatrics and there are many opportunities provided for ongoing professional development. We are also able to support transition to practice (graduate) nurses and Advance Practice Program (APP) nurses, and undergraduate nursing students.
The successful applicant will be responsible for:
Details of Appointment
Fixed term, full time, day work position working 76 hours per fortnight commencing ASAP for 12 months
Salary: $108,967 — $115,103 per annum + 10.5% superannuation
You’ll have access to salary package a range of benefits including living expenses up to $9,010 + $2,650 in meal entertainment each FBT year + other benefits if eligible.
What’s on Offer:
Successful applicants will be required to meet the essential criteria:
Applicants should note the following criteria are desirable:
How to Apply
Please visit our website
For More Information
Position: Nursing Director Operations
Phone: (03) 6493 6132
Applications close 9th October