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Home Nursing & Palliative Care Service Supervisor

Type: Permanent Full-time
Hours Per Week: 40 hours per week
Closing Date: 23/08/2019
Employer: Benalla Health
Location: Benalla Victoria

Summary

Benalla Health is seeking to fill the position of Home Nursing & Palliative Care Service Supervisor. The Home Nursing & Palliative Care Service Supervisor is responsible for the provision of high quality and safe nursing care to allocated clients including providing health education, health promotion, assisting clients with goal setting and achievement and working with other health care providers to ensure care is person centre, consistent and coordinated.

The Home Nursing & Palliative Care Service Supervisor will lead home nursing and palliative care intake and the daily allocation including delegation of care and supervision and/or management of client lists. They will monitor and foster consistency in clinical practice. They will liaise with nursing, medical and allied health staff as well as any relevant external service providers and/or stakeholders in management and care of home nursing and palliative care clients.

The Home Nursing & Palliative Care Service Supervisor will liaise with, and support the Manager Healthy Ageing and will work in collaboration with Health Ageing leadership team to achieve the Health Ageing Service goals outlined within the Benalla Health Strategic, Clinical Services and Operational Plans. They will assist NUM in unit clinical governance including assisting with the investigation of incidents; compliance with service audit schedule; leading activities and updating unit quality improvement register; developing and/or reviewing guiding documents; monitoring outcome measures; and reporting on performance targets. The Home Nursing & Palliative Care Service Supervisor will be responsible for delegated portfolios and/or projects. They will assist the NUM with monitoring, maintenance and ordering of supplies and equipment; the completion of annual staff performance appraisals and mandatory training; and will participate on recruitment selection panels as required.

The Home Nursing & Palliative Care Service Supervisor will represent NUM Healthy Ageing on organisational, unit and/or external committees as delegated. They will facilitate home nursing and palliative team meetings and communication and as required, will act in the role of NUM Healthy Ageing in their absence. The Home Nursing & Palliative Care Service Supervisor will act as a role model for behaviours that reflect the values of Benalla Health. They also support and role model a commitment to lifelong learning through the development of professional practice skills in self and others including novices.

What We Offer

For further details on what Benalla Health has to offer please visit our website:
https://www.benallahealth.org.au/Careers/Careers-440/

Selection Criteria

A copy of the position description (which includes the Key Selection criteria); please visit the Benalla Health careers Page:
https://www.benallahealth.org.au/Careers/Currentvacancies-526/

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