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Job Listing Details
Reference Number 18302
Position Title Diabetes Service Nurse Manager
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Entity St Vincent's Health Network
Geographical Location Darlinghurst
Award Classification Public Health System Nurses' & Midwives' (State) Award - Nurse Practitioner
Number of FTE 1.00
Purpose of Position

Position Summary:

A vacancy exists in the Diabetes Service for a highly motivated Nurse Manager with appropriate knowledge and skill to join our friendly and supportive team.  Our progressive and innovative team offers development opportunities for our staff and a caring environment for the delivery of high quality patient centred care.


The successful applicant will work closely with our medical head of department to manage our Diabetes Service comprised of a cohesive team of nurses, endocrinologists, registrars, dietitians, a pharmacist and administrative staff.  Care is provided for people with diabetes, their families and carers within the inpatient setting, outpatient clinic settings, via telehealth services and outreach clinics.    The Nurse Manager is responsible for departmental strategy and planning, human resource and financial management.  The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate strong clinical leadership, will support quality improvement initiatives, staff professional development and will maintain an active involvement in clinical care provision.  The Diabetes Service Nurse Manager also manages the human resource components of the hospital’s Clinical Genomics Unit counselling and administrative staff.


This position requires a Working with Children Check (WWCC) issued by the Office of the Children's Guardian. For more information and how to apply, please visit the Office of the Children's Guardian website www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/working-with-children/working-with-children-check


The vacancy is open to Australian citizens, New Zealand citizens who hold a valid New Zealand passport, Australian permanent residents and those non-residents deemed by the Department of Immigration and Citizenship to be eligible to work in Australia only.


For further information and to submit an application please go to https://svha.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/SVHA_Sydney_Public/job/Darlinghurst-Sydney/Diabetes-Service-Nurse-Manager_JR104772-1 


Applications close at 11:59PM on 24th October 2018



Selection Criteria Personal integrity and demonstrated commitment to the Philosophy, Mission and Values of Mary Aikenhead Ministries

Currently registered as a registered Nurse with the Australian Health Professionals Regulation Agency with recognised post graduate tertiary qualifications (preferably Masters level) in Diabetes Education or management and/or equivalent relevant experience

Demonstrated high level leadership within the workplace including the ability to plan, implement and evaluate local service delivery and to form productive working relationships through highly developed communication, negotiation, facilitation and conflict resolution skills.

Demonstrated experience managing operational, financial, human resource & workplace health and safety considerations

Comprehensive understanding of clinical governance and current nursing issues

Ability to assess, supervise and deliver, evidenced based, patient centred care within a complex environment

Demonstrated experience in quality improvement initiatives, clinical policy and procedure development and implementation and demonstrated computer literacy in MS Word/Excel, Email and an electronic medical record/referral systems

Demonstrated commitment to own professional development and support of others professional development through leadership, delivery of education and clinical practice support/supervision.
Contact Person Joanne Taylor
Contact Number 83822622
Contact Email joanne.taylor@svha.org.au
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Closing Date 25/10/2018
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Position Description
Application Guide