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Position Details
Reference Number 16069
Position Title Clinical Nurse Manager - Medical Wards
Internal Only This position is open to employees of UnitingCare Health only
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Entity The Wesley Hospital
Enterprise Agreement SAL - Salaried - Salaried
Position Summary

Employment Status – Permanent Full Time

Location – 5A, 5B Acute Medical Wards, The Wesley Hospital

Classification – Registered Nurse, Level 3

Remuneration Value: Salaried


The Wesley are inviting internal applications for the role of Clinical Nurse Manager, Medical to oversee the ongoing development and delivery of exceptional, patient-focused services on 5A and 5B wards.


People caring for people.


As the Clinical Nurse Manager, you will provide advanced management, professional leadership and operational direction for Acute Medical services.  You will ensure exceptional delivery of patient-centred care, through high quality clinical service outcomes.


A diverse role, you will: 

  • Achieve optimal patient outcomes and objectives through effective leadership and direction
  • Build a cooperative working environment between members of a multi-disciplinary team, applying your communication and team leadership skills in building a high functioning and outcome focused unit. 
  • Manage performance related conversations with team members, including opportunities for development, learning, and improvement.
  • Maintain professional standards of practice through the evaluation of services and through applying key management strategies
  • Effectively manage procurement and allocation of resources, including recruitment and budgeting to achieve optimal service objectives

As an experienced Clinician, you will demonstrate passion for the provision of exceptional patient centred care and present with:

  • 5 years recent clinical expertise and skills in the areas of Acute Medicine
  • Ability to lead a team in the provision of comprehensive evidence based patient care
  • Expertise and skills in managing a cost centre budget and HR management
  • Post Graduate qualification in management or speciality field
  • Demonstrate commitment to quality improvement.

We’ll look after you too:

Our people mean the world to us. We do everything we can to ensure they enjoy opportunities and benefits that are as inspiring and rewarding as the fantastic work they do. Flexibility, work-life balance, and a values-led culture are just some of the experiences you’ll have here at UnitingCare.


We offer access to health and wellbeing, financial, retail and lifestyle benefits designed to make life more enjoyable. As a registered not-for-profit, we also offer competitive salary-packaging designed to increase your take home pay. We celebrate a highly-diverse and inclusive workforce and are invested in your professional and personal development.


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We look forward to receiving your application by Sunday, 17th of March 2019.


Through our values UnitingCare are proud of our teams diversity, we believe in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce to help us achieve the best outcomes for the communities in which we operate and serve. We highly encourage applications from people who identify as a part of the Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Community.

We work hard to make our services welcoming and safe for every person. We are united in keeping children, young people and the elderly safe from harm, within our services, workplaces and the communities we support. They can depend on us to speak up loudly for their safety.

Contact Person Ron Patterson
Contact Number 0418734662
Contact Email
Closing Date 17/03/2019
Position Description
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