ANUM - Cooinda Lodge

Job Details
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Department: West Gippsland Health Group
Work Type: Fixed Term - Flexible
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Gippsland - Baw Baw
Reference: VG/1290136
Closing Date: 27-Aug-2017
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: PD Associate Nurse Unit Manager - Cooinda.pdf (PDF, 356KB)

Contact: Sherrie Boucher
03 5623 0769

Position Details

Associate Nurse Unit Manager
Cooinda Lodge

Fixed-Term 32 Hours per week / Casual hours also available

An opportunity currently exist for enthusiastic and suitably qualified nurse/s with a passion for Aged Care to join our innovative and committed team in a leadership role. The team works together in a friendly work environment that is resident focused and community minded.  We offer a “smart lift” program, in house salary packaging, free car parking and a supportive learning environment. A comprehensive “Pathway” (orientation) program will be provided for the successful applicant.


The ideal applicant will be a person who:

  • Has a genuine empathy and respect for older people.
  • Has a sound knowledge and understanding of aged and dementia care, and associated standards.
  • Has an ability to work alongside all levels of staff.
  • Can demonstrate effective leadership and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written.


Essential Requirements:

  • Current registration as a Registered Nurse with AHPRA.
  • Demonstrated experience in a leadership role.
  • Sound knowledge and experience of contemporary and holistic      practices in gerontic nursing.
  • Demonstrated experience in providing administrative support,      including sound computer skills.
  • Ability to work all shifts.
  • Demonstrated Clinical assessment skills.
  • Commitment to provide best practice in a residential Aged Care Setting.
  • Demonstrated ability to work within a team environment.


Working with us

All appointments with the West Gippsland Healthcare Group are subject to the satisfactory return of professional reference checks and a National Police History and Working with Children check. All employees must hold current entitlement to work within Australia. A six month probationary period applies to all new appointments. The West Gippsland Healthcare Group is an equal opportunity employer.


Further details and how to apply

You can view details for this role (including a position description) and submit your application online by clicking on the apply now button below. Queries may be directed to Sherrie Boucher, Manager Cooinda Lodge on 03 5623 0769. Applications should be lodged online via our website including a covering letter, resume and three current referees.

Applications close Sunday 27 August 2017.


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