Nurse Unit Manager

Nurse Manager – Icon Cancer Centre – Mulgrave  
  • Progressive Company with Far Reaching Opportunities
  • Supportive and Collaborative Team
  • Full-Time Permanent Position – Mulgrave, VIC Location
About Icon:
Icon Group is Australia’s largest dedicated cancer care provider with a growing reach into New Zealand and Asia. With over 700 employees our Australian cancer services division is made up of 6 day oncology hospitals, 14 radiation oncology centres and 8 comprehensive centres offering medical oncology, haematology and radiation oncology services under one roof. The group also encompasses chemotherapy compounding services and pharmacy.

Icon is dedicated to providing exceptional cancer care to communities across Australia. Given the size of Icon, we can provide extensive opportunities within an ideal environment to progress your career, access far reaching opportunities and be part of an innovative market leader at the forefront of cancer care.

About the Role:
We now have exciting opportunity available for a Nurse Manager at our Mulgrave centre, located on the grounds of Mulgrave Private Hospital. The primary purpose of this position is to lead the on-site nursing team; provide clinical direction and guidance; and manage resources effectively to ensure the provision of the highest standard of care. This role will report to the Site Manager on site and function in a full-time capacity, working 76 hours per fortnight.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Ensure practice is compliant with regulatory requirements
  • Work with the Site Manager to continually enhance the quality of service and patient experience
  • Manage the processes of recruiting, retaining and developing staff
  • Manage Nursing inventory appropriately
  • Contribute expert advice and share contemporary nursing knowledge and professional standards
  • Effectively manage resources and optimise workflow management processes
  • Effectively liaise with and manage external hospital stakeholder relationships
About the person we’re going to hire:
We are seeking an experienced Nurse Unit Manager looking for a fresh challenge to support a growing radiation oncology service. We are looking for candidates who are proactive, personable and enthusiastic about the role. If this sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you.
Skills & Experience:
  • Hold current registration with AHPRA
  • Post graduate nursing/management degree (or working towards) would be well regarded, but not mandatory
  • Have demonstrated leadership experience in a nursing environment
  • Have recent experience in radiation oncology nursing, ideally in an outpatient and inpatient environment
  • Demonstrate a commitment to the provision of exceptional patient care
  • Have a good understanding of the service delivery model within the private healthcare sector
  • Demonstrate the capacity to work effectively and positively as a member of a multidisciplinary team
  • Demonstrate a commitment to the delivery of high quality patient care and service
  • Adhere to protocols and procedures
  • Apply effective communication and interpersonal skills to represent Icon in a strong and positive manner to all stakeholders
How to Apply:
If you are highly enthusiastic, quick to adapt in a fast-paced environment and are passionate about healthcare, we want to hear from you. In return we offer a friendly, flexible and dynamic work environment and the opportunity to work for a growing and innovative market leader.
If you meet the above criteria, please apply by clicking on the Apply link below. A letter and resume must also be attached.

Icon Group celebrates diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive workplace for all employees. We encourage applications from all diverse backgrounds.

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