Position Details

Reference Number 168408
Position Title Associate Nurse Unit Manager - Rehabilitation
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Program Community Health Rehab & Palliative Care
Location McKellar Centre
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 40
Position Summary
  • Utilise your skills in a unit committed to innovation and providing best care
  • Challenge yourself and grow professionally as a committed rehabilitation nurse
  • Permanent Part Time - 40 hrs per f/night ( Flexibility + convenient location)

About the Facility

Barwon Health’s McKellar Centre is located only minutes from the centre of Geelong. The centre is a 100 bed inpatient facility offering rehabilitation in Palliative care, Geriatric evaluation and management, Stroke, Trauma, orthopaedic and amputee service. The McKellar Centre offers a range of professional aged care services. It is situated on a vibrant community asset with parkland surrounds and incorporates state of the art equipment.

About the Role

An opportunity has arisen to join the team in a leadership role in the Inpatient Rehabilitation team on the South Wing in the McKellar Centre. We strive to deliver a high standard of holistic care to our patients in the and Otrhopaedic, Trauma, Amputee and General Rehabilitation Streams.

As the successful candidate you will be:

  • Joining a team that has strong multidisciplinary connections that believes in teamwork and communication
  • Able to contribute and make a difference to our patient's journey
  • Able to lead and mentor staff, while developing your leadership skills
  • Supported in your position with helpful colleagues, and solid education opportunities

Experience in Orthopaedic, Trauma, Amputee and General Rehabilitation is desirable. This position is predominantly night shift, but will include opportunities to work Mornings and afternoon shifts. 

About the culture

The South Wing offers a dynamic and supportive multi-disciplinary team environment which facilitates optimal patient outcomes. We encourage ongoing professional development and provide opportunities for this to happen. Everything we do centres on the patient and is guided by our values; Respect, Compassion, Commitment, Accountability and Innovation

What we offer

  • Attractive salary packaging benefits!
  • Living Expenses capped at $9,010 and includes repayments on mortgages, credit cards, personal loans and rental payments
  • Meal Entertainment & Accommodation capped at $2,650 and includes food and drink consumed in a social or entertainment settings and some accommodation expenditure

Diversity and Inclusion

At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.

At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with a disability and people with diverse backgrounds.

If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the Talent Acquisition via email at talent.acquisition@barwonhealth.org.au.

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Selection Criteria Essential: Can you please list Barwon Health's values?
Essential: Can you please choose one of Barwon Health's values and describe a situation in the workplace where you have displayed this value?
Desirable: Postgraduate certificate in Orthopaedics or Trauma. Keen interest in Amputees
Desirable: Previous Leadership experience
Essential: Registered Nurse with Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency
Desirable: Experience with Orthopaedic, Trauma and Amputee Patients
Contact Person Julie Barr 
Contact Person Job Title Nurse Unit Manager 
Contact Number 42156052 
Contact Email julieba@barwonhealth.org.au 
Alternate Contact Person April Giles 
Alternate Contact Number 4215 6052 
Closing Date 25/06/2021
Position Description
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on closing date. Please ensure your application is added before then as we do not accept late applications.