Associate Nurse Unit Manager - Endoscopy

Epworth Healthcare
  • Nursing leadership role in Peri-Operative - Endoscopy
  • Join a supportive friendly team at the Clarendon Street Theatre complex
  • Salary Packaging available
  • Located in East Melbourne, close to CBD and public transport

The Role

Epworth Freemasons seeks a motivated, innovative and patient-care orientated Associate Nurse Unit Manager to join our perioperative leadership team as a leader in the Endoscopy speciality.

The role is an exciting opportunity for an experienced and dedicated peri-operative Endoscopy nurse to lead the team delivering high standard gastroenterology care.

This is also a great opportunity to develop professionally in a leadership role whilst contributing to the establishment of our new endoscopy area, and making a difference to the patient experience.

Our Clarendon Street theatre complex is an 8 theatre department, increasing to 12 theatres in August 2019. Our brand new endoscopy theatre will provide a variety of endoscopic procedures amongst our other theatre specialties which include gynaecology, general surgery, plastics, urology, maxillofacial, ENT, orthopaedics and robotics.

Skills & Experience

The successful candidate must be able to work a rotating roster across Monday to Saturday and possess:

  • Current nursing registration with AHPRA
  • Clinical peri-operative experience in Endoscopy
  • Queensland endoscope reprocessing certificate (highly desirable)
  • Great communication, time management and excellent customer service skills
  • Passion about patient care and achieving high quality clinical outcomes
  • A personal commitment to ongoing education and development
  • Experience in processing endoscopes including leak testing, manual washing, reprocessing (highly desirable)

About Epworth

Epworth HealthCare is a world-class, not-for-profit, private health care group dedicated to providing the best possible outcomes for our patients by providing the best possible care. Across our eight locations patients and staff have access to state-of-the-art diagnostic, surgical and procedural technology, world-class theatres and equipment and benefit from the extensive teaching and research occurring at Epworth every day.

The Epworth Difference is defined by our unique culture and dedication to giving outstanding patient care. From the way we recognise and reward our staff to our attitude toward the patient experience, Epworth is for those with the ambition to get better, give the best possible care and lead their field.

Epworth is a great choice for staff who want to be part of a cutting-edge, fast paced and progressive environment.

Epworth Freemasons

The Epworth Freemasons Hospital provides a world-class health service. As one of Victoria's leading maternity hospitals, Epworth Freemasons specialises in women’s health services including obstetrics, gynaecological and breast surgery. Epworth Freemasons also provides comprehensive cancer care, along with a full range of surgical services, including the latest robotic assisted surgery, orthopaedics and ICU care.

It is an exciting time to join Epworth Freemasons, having only recently been upgraded we have commenced a major redevelopment that will represent a generational change for our Clarendon Street hospital with construction underway to provide more consulting suites, operating theatres and improvements to patient amenity.

We are constructing a 12-level tower and buildings that will link to create significant onsite consulting opportunities for specialists, additional state-of-the-art theatres, expanded oncology services and extensive underground on-site car parking. We are also upgrading our maternity service facilities at our Victoria Parade campus in 2018.

Enquire/Apply for this Position

To obtain more information refer to the attached position description.

Direct your enquiries to the contact person listed below.

Applications must be submitted online – to apply for this position click Apply Now

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Epworth and a valid employee Working with Children Check to be provided by the applicant.

Note: Applications from Recruitment Agencies will not be accepted.

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Date Posted
26 Jun 2019
24 Sep 2019
East Melbourne VIC 3002
Nursing - Management

Job Type
Full Time
Contract Type
Work Mode
Standard/Business Hours
Work Authorisation
Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident
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