Director of Nursing

Are you interested in managing a team that transforms people’s lives and do you have a strong drive to develop your hospital management career? The Hader Private Hospital is looking for someone with empathy, a strategic mind and the ability to think outside the box to head up an experienced drug and alcohol team.

Nurse DIV 1/Grade 6 – AHPRA Registered

  • Minimum of 6 years of experience
  • Minimum of 1 year experience working at executive level
  • Preferable Post Graduate Qualification in addiction and/or mental health or associated field but anyone with exceptional management experience will be considered.

As a Director of Nursing you will

  • Be part of a close-knit organisational culture
  • Be responsible for a team catering to clients with substance misuse issues and comorbid conditions
  • Experienced support team/nursing team on site
  • Exceptional career development opportunity
  • Member of the Governing Board
  • Manage the roster for support staff and nursing team
  • Act as complaints officer
  • Manage risk reports
  • Follow legislation and manually report
  • Develop Policy and Procedure as required

The Requirements:

  • Demonstrated clinical leadership skills
  • Willingness to accept responsibility & accountability
  • Demonstrated knowledge of accreditation standards
  • Thorough understanding of continuous improvement
  • Superior communication skills both written and verbal
  • Highly organised and an ability to use and set up systems
  • Experience in managing/mentoring care staff and success in managing change
  • Commitment to continued professional development