Clinical Nurse Manager MH

Nursing, Executive/Management Roles

Posted: 25 Jan 2023

Location: Kalgoorlie WA

The Clinical Nurse Manager provides leadership and direction to the multidisciplinary team of the Mental Health Inpatient Service, including consultation and liaison services.

  • Posi­tion Num­ber: 00601548
  • Divi­sion: Men­tal Health
  • Work Type: Full Time
  • Salary : $121,731 per annum
  • Clos­ing Date: 6 Feb­ru­ary 2023

Are you a skilled Nurs­ing pro­fes­sion­al with a back­ground in Men­tal Health Nurs­ing and/​or Nurs­ing Management?

This is a Per­ma­nent Full Time or Fixed Term Full Time vacan­cy. Fixed Term appoint­ments offer the pos­si­bil­i­ty of extension(s) and/​or permanency. 

WA Health is com­mit­ted to elim­i­nat­ing all forms of dis­crim­i­na­tion in the pro­vi­sion of our ser­vice. We embrace diver­si­ty and strong­ly encour­age appli­ca­tions from Abo­rig­i­nal and Tor­res Strait Islander peo­ples, peo­ple from cul­tur­al­ly diverse back­grounds and peo­ple with disabilities.

WA Health sup­ports flex­i­ble work­ing prac­tices with­in the con­text of a qual­i­ty health ser­vice. WA Health is com­mit­ted to a smoke free envi­ron­ment across all build­ings, grounds and vehicles.

Posi­tion Pro­file: The Clin­i­cal Nurse Man­ag­er pro­vides lead­er­ship and direc­tion to the mul­ti­dis­ci­pli­nary team of the Men­tal Health Inpa­tient Ser­vice, includ­ing con­sul­ta­tion and liai­son ser­vices. The posi­tion is account­able for improv­ing and main­tain­ing stan­dards, devel­op­ing solu­tions and deliv­er­ing out­comes con­sis­tent with ser­vice and organ­i­sa­tion­al imper­a­tives and targets.

As a key leader the Clin­i­cal Nurse Man­ag­er will ensure that the Men­tal Health Inpa­tient Unit meets the require­ment for deliv­ery of a patient cen­tred ser­vice against key per­for­mance indi­ca­tors: qual­i­ty, bud­get and human resource. The posi­tion pro­vides clin­i­cal exper­tise and clin­i­cal lead­er­ship for men­tal health ser­vices to rel­e­vant inter­nal and exter­nal customers.

Area Pro­file: The WA Coun­try Health Ser­vice con­sists of sev­en regions across the state with the Gold­fields being geo­graph­i­cal­ly, the largest of the sev­en regions, cov­er­ing the entire south east cor­ner of the state. The vast and ver­sa­tile geog­ra­phy of this region is spec­tac­u­lar and fea­tures arid desert in the north, sandy beach­es on the south coast and the great west­ern wood­land in between.

If you are con­sid­er­ing a career at WACHS Gold­fields please click on the link below to meet some of our won­der­ful staff who share their thoughts about what makes work­ing for us in this beau­ti­ful region a rich and reward­ing experience: 

WACHS Gold­fields Region Video

Employ­ee Ben­e­fits: In addi­tion to the great salary our employ­ees enjoy an amaz­ing range of ben­e­fits which may include (in line with oper­a­tional requirements):

  • 10.5% employ­er con­tributed super­an­nu­a­tion into a fund of your choice. For fur­ther infor­ma­tion click here. 
  • Access to gen­er­ous salary pack­ag­ing arrangements
  • Pro­fes­sion­al Devel­op­ment Oppor­tu­ni­ties and Study Leave/​assistance
  • Flex­i­ble work­ing arrangements
  • Flex­i­ble leave arrangements
  • Oth­er pro­fes­sion­al and loca­tion based allowances

Selec­tion Cri­te­ria: Please see the attached Job Descrip­tion Form (avail­able online at https://​search​.jobs​.wa​.gov​.au/…).

For Fur­ther Job Relat­ed Infor­ma­tion: We encour­age you to con­tact Don­nie Mar­tin on 08 9088 6200

If you expe­ri­ence dif­fi­cul­ties while apply­ing online, please con­tact Employ­ee Ser­vices on 13 44 77 for imme­di­ate assis­tance dur­ing busi­ness hours.

Appli­ca­tion Instruc­tions: Appli­cants are request­ed to apply online https://​search​.jobs​.wa​.gov​.au/…

It is prefer­able for your ref­er­ee to be a cur­rent super­vi­sor or manager. 

Appli­cants are advised to write a state­ment address­ing the selec­tion cri­te­ria and pro­vide a detailed cur­ricu­lum vitae which sum­maris­es your expe­ri­ence and how you are able to meet the posi­tion require­ments. These doc­u­ments should be com­plete and ready to attach pri­or to apply­ing online. Please ensure you allow suf­fi­cient time to com­plete the online appli­ca­tion process as you will be required to answer var­i­ous ques­tions and attach your documentation.