NURSE UNIT MANAGER LEVEL 1 - CARDIOTHORACIC WARD/CORONARY CARE UNIT
WOLLONGONG, NSW, 2500 FULL TIME
The 151 bed private hospital operated by Australia's largest private hospital operator, Ramsay Health Care, is set in the heart of Wollongong's Medical Precinct adjacent to the Wollongong Public Hospital. It features state of the art equipment, facilities and patient services setting a benchmark for healthcare facilities in the Illawarra.
Wollongong Private Hospital includes all major services including an intensive care unit, nine operating theatres, a cardiac catheter laboratory and a day oncology unit. It offers the full range of medical, surgical and maternity services.
An exciting opportunity exists for a highly motivated and experienced Manager to assist our Cardiac Services Manager in the management of our 18 bed Cardiothoracic Ward and 6 bed Coronary Care Unit. You will need to have exceptional communication skills, have the ability to manage challenging situations calmly and be able to engage with all of our stakeholders.
Skilled Registered Nurse with AHPRA registration (minimum of 5 years clinical experience)
Comprehensive knowledge of Cardiothoracic and Cardiology Nursing and advanced practice skills
Experience within a Cardiothoracic Ward and/or Coronary Care Unit
Experience in a senior hospital management role
Demonstrated leadership abilities
Experience in managing change successfully
Excellent communication & interpersonal skills
Ability to ensure excellence in customer service
Management qualifications or working towards same
Advanced problem solving skills
Ability to review and implement continuous improvement programs.