Nurse Manager, Perinatal & Infant Inpatient Unit, ELMHS

About the role

This is a rare and truly exciting opportunity for a dynamic professional to lead and manage a dedicated team. We are seeking a Nurse Manager (NM) (Grade 5) to work in collaboration with the Consultant Psychiatrists to lead a dynamic, positive and cohesive team. The role requires Clinical, Leadership and Management expertise to drive an inpatient culture and model of care that delivers exceptional care to mothers and their infants who present with acute and severe mental health problems. This is a full-time ongoing role.

About you

As an experienced NM, you will demonstrate excellent clinical skills in working with mothers and their infants. You are dedicated to promoting their Health and Well-being through evidence-based individual and family interventions. You have extensive experience in Mental Health care and knowledge of developmental Psychiatry. You have established leadership and management skills and lead by example. Using your excellent communication skills, you work closely with a varied team of Mental Health and Allied professionals across Monash Health with the sole purpose of delivering exceptional care at all times.

You also have:

  • Masters in psychiatric/mental health nursing or completion of a specialist undergraduate psychiatric nursing program or specialist post basic course of training
  • Demonstrated Management, Clinical Leadership & Service Delivery experience in a similar role
  • Superior Time Management & Communication skills
  • Genuine thirst for learning and open to further study
  • Thrive working in an inclusive & collaborative team environment
  • Proactive in supporting colleagues at all levels as well as mentoring others
  • An advocate for the Monash Health iCARE values

What you need

  • Current AHPRA registration
  • Management, Clinical & Leadership experience in Perinatal Mental Health
  • Relevant working visa
  • Relevant qualifications
  • Current Working with Children’s Check

What's in it for you?

  • Excellent career opportunity to utilise your Mental Health, Clinical & People Management expertise
  • Be part of a highly skilled Nursing & Executive team, dedicated to patient & family centred care
  • Mentorship & Career guidance

How to apply

We’re only able to accept applications submitted via the Monash Health online Mercury System.

For information including how to apply and probity check requirements, please refer to attached ‘Application Guide’ located under Position Documents on the webpage

Close date: 30 November 2022

Point of contact: 

Matthew Parker
0400 144 884

Job Ad Reference: 56678


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