Unit Nurse Manager (0.8FTE)– Ross Home, Dunedin

Listed 15 days Ago

  • Unit Nurse Manager  (Hospital Level Care Unit)  
  • Ross Home, Dunedin 
  • 0.8FTE, Permanent position
  • Enjoy work-life balance in a supportive environment

Seeking an experienced Registered Nurse with a passion for older people's health to become our next Unit Nurse Manager.  

The Role

We have a 0.8 Unit Nurse Manager role at Ross Home. This is an exciting opportunity for you to become part of the Enliven Senior Team and to use your management and clinical skills, to lead and develop the nursing and care teams. 

You will be supported by an experienced Clinical Manager and Facility Manager to develop or advance your leadership knowledge and experience.

In this role, you will:

  • Provide sound clinical leadership to nursing and caring staff 
  • Promote practice standards and behavior consistent with professional and legislative standards
  • Demonstrate sound people management, organizational and planning skills. 
  • Provide and support others in providing comprehensive nursing assessment to develop, deliver and evaluate a plan of care that supports the lives and wellbeing of older people living in this residential setting.

Hours:   This is a permanent, 32 hours per week. This includes working one weekend every 4 weeks.  

About You 

  • You will be a Registered Nurse with a current practicing certificate. You will have either experience in aged care or a similar environment, with significant post-graduate experience, excellent time management and problem-solving skills and the ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure. 
  • Managing and supporting staff and being a key point of liaison with residents and their families, you will need to be a real people person, warm, open and an honest communicator. You will find scope and opportunity for career advancement. 
  • If you are trained in use of the InterRAI assessment or assessing Careerforce papers, this would be an advantage. However, training would be provided. 

What We Offer

  • Being part of a well-known and highly respected charitable organisation
  • A management team that is supportive and knowledgeable
  • A care team committed to providing quality care to residents
  • Opportunity to learn and upskill through ongoing training
  • Competitive salary to be discussed at interview stage
  • Discounts with local businesses

About Us

 Presbyterian Support Otago (PSO) is a Charitable Trust established in 1906. Our Mission is to walk with people across the generations to create together places to live, learn, and thrive. We call out injustice and advocate for positive change. PSO operates a highly regarded network of 8 care homes across Otago and provides many other community-based social support programmes. 

Our services for older people are provided by Enliven. We create elder-centered communities where older people have companionship, meaningful activity, purpose, and fun in their lives. 

An integral part of the North Dunedin community, Ross Home supports up to 124 residents living at rest home-level care. Our 3-year MOH certification is a testament to our quality of systems, processes, and living & working environments. At PSO, we value integrity, respect, courage, manaaki, and aroha.

Join the team at Ross Home - To apply click "Apply Now". 

For further information contact Kim Wilkinson, Management Assistant on 03 473 0029

Please note applications will be reviewed as they are received, and this job vacancy could close prior to the closing date.

If you have difficulty applying, please email recruitment@psotago.org.nz    

Please apply only if you have the legal right to work in New Zealand.  

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