Director of Nursing
- Relocation subsidy for the right candidate
- Lead the clinical team of a purpose built and fully accredited hospital
- Foster and build internal capability and performance to support organisational strategy
ParkView Day Surgery (PVDS) seeks to appoint a dynamic, collaborative and innovative Director of Nursing (DON). Partnering closely with the senior leadership team, doctors, quality and administrative staff, the DON will ensure the seamless delivery of operational performance and monitoring. Additionally, the DON will implement strategic initiatives to enhance best practice models of patient care.
Reporting to the Medical Director, the DON will have a strong strategic and leadership focus across workforce planning, fundamentals of care, professional standards, education, and the full utilisation of the EMR. The DON will ensure PVDS has a skilled and competent workforce through the recruitment and retention of permanent staff. The position will additionally build relationships, liaise with and enable the doctors to possess all of the tools to complete their roles effectively and effectively.
The successful candidate will demonstrate extensive senior level nursing experience within a hospital setting. With a track record of leading and managing continuous improvement initiatives, the DON will demonstrate a strong commitment to clinical excellence for nursing. Presenting as a collaborative, strategic, innovative, adaptable and trustworthy leader, the DON will be a natural problem solver and demonstrate the capability to continue to build and develop the team. The growth of the team will be further supported by the surgery’s infrastructural growth with a new theatre opening this year.
Degree Qualified Registered Nurse and current AHPRA certification is essential.
PVDS is a leading purpose-built and fully accredited premium Ophthalmic day hospital. Located in Eastwood South Australia, the PVDS is South Australia’s first day hospital performing Laser Vision Correction and Cataract Surgery. Using the latest technology, PVDS has continued to uphold a strong focus on optimal visual results for just under 25 years, having performed more than 20,000 Cataract surgeries and over 15,000 Eye Laser Surgery procedures.
PVDS hospital theatre and facility is supported by the highest quality nurses, technicians, optometrists, and practicing surgeons. Patients are referred to PVDS via a network of optometrists, general practitioners and ophthalmologists, or independently choose us in their journey to optimise their vision.
To apply – please click on ‘APPLY NOW’ and using reference PDSdon0223 address your cover letter and resume to Liz Jones and Dani White of Fisher Leadership, or call 1300 347 437 for further information.