Associate Nurse Unit Manager – Thompson

February 12th, 2018

Associate Nurse Unit Manager – Thompson

Permanent Part Time – 32 hours per fortnight

Castlemaine Health is inviting applications from experienced Registered Nurses to join the Thompson House team on a permanent basis.

The successful applicant will have a demonstrated ability to work within a multidisciplinary team and be committed to providing high quality nursing services. Importantly, in this leadership role the ANUM will at all times model best practice and will foster positive relationships with staff, residents and the community.

The ANUM position creates opportunities to gain experience in an In-Charge position, to lead and manage staff of the Thompson Unit within a supportive environment.

 Key Selection Criteria: 

  • Extensive experience in area of clinical practice
  • Experience or willingness to gain experience in frontline management
  • Understanding of Montessori principles
  • Advanced assessment, care planning, care delivery and evaluation skills
  •  Understanding of the concept of person centered care
  • Advanced level of communication skills
  • Ability to teach, coach and mentor staff and students
  • Commitment to collaborative practice and productive working relationships
  • Ability to reflect on own practice
  • Evidence of ongoing Clinical Practice Development

Knowledge of Montessori for dementia framework and ACFI is highly regarded.

Further information is available from Raquel Knights – NUM on 5471 1622

Applications close Friday 2nd March 2018


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All appointments are subject to a satisfactory police check.

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