St Vincent’s Health Australia has been providing health care in Australia for over 160 years, since the first hospital was established in Sydney in 1857 by the Sisters of Charity. St Vincent’s is now a leader in clinical care, research and education working in private hospitals, public hospitals and aged care services. St Vincent’s Hospital Network Sydney recently took over the provision of primary health services at the Parklea Correctional Centre located at Parklea in north west Sydney. Recently St Vincent’s Health Network Sydney successfully tendered for the opportunity to provide a contemporary and comprehensive primary health care service to inmates at the Parklea Correctional Centre in New South Wales. This strategically meaningful new direction for St Vincent’s commenced service delivery at the Centre 31st March 2019 under a seven year contract. It is a partnership model with Justice Health Corrective Services and the Centre’s private operator, MTC-Broadspectrum.
The position of Nurse Unit Manager (NUM), Parklea Correctional Health Centre, forms a key part of St Vincent’s newly established primary healthcare service team. Reporting to and working closely with the Operations Manager at Parklea Corrections Health Centre, the NUM provides the overall leadership and management of the nursing function and professionally reports to the Network Director of Nursing (NDoN), St Vincent's Health Network Sydney based in Darlinghurst. The position also provides strategic direction and ensures effective and efficient operations of the Parklea Corrections Health Centre in accordance with the Mission, Vision and Values of St Vincent's Health Australia.
The Nurse Unit Manager, Parklea Correctional Centre is accountable for:
The Nurse Unit Manager will focus on bringing cohesion to the nursing function of the Centre by organising and directing nursing within the Centre and will continue to embed the principles of quality and service across Parklea Correctional Health Centre.
We invite qualified candidates to contact Paul Ingle on +61 (0)402 796 125 or via email email@example.com for a confidential discussion.
Applications Close: 23/06/2019