Director of Nursing | Sydney

Director of Nursing | Sydney

Posted: 2019-11-20

Reference: 520557

An exciting opportunity exists for professional individual to lead clinical standards and provide, governance, quality and effective and efficient clinical operational management at a private clinic in Sydney.

As the DON your responsibilities will include:
  • Nursing leadership and professional development of staff;
  • Coaching and developing our staff and clinical leaders;
  • Compliance to and the development of National and ISO Standards;
  • Reporting of clinical indicators data and evaluation of services;
  • Positive clinical outcomes;
  • Human resource management including recruitment and retention;
  • Budget compliance;
  • Identification and development of strategic opportunities;
  • Policy development and compliance.

The successful applicant will meet the following criteria:
  • Current registration with AHPRA;
  • Minimum 5 years’ recent mental health hospital experience in a management position;
  • Post Graduate qualification in business (or working towards);
  • Demonstrated ability to lead the delivery of quality clinical outcomes;
  • Proven ability to promote a positive and collaborative team work environment;
  • Strong leadership and change management and quality improvement skills;
  • Demonstrated experience in successful delivery to budget;
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills;
  • Outstanding customer service skills;
  • Awareness of relevant legislative requirements and reporting responsibilities.

Clinic, located in Sydney's Eastern suburbs, is a private mental health facility offering a broad range of psychiatric services. These include general inpatient admissions for people with mood disorders and/or drug and alcohol problems, specialist group therapy and community programs.
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