Position Details
Reference Number 36116
Position Title Associate Nurse Manager - Paediatric Perioperative
Employment Type Full Time Ongoing
Entity Monash Health
Department Operating Suite
Location Monash Children's Hospital
Position Summary
  • Optimise the delivery of perioperative services across paediatrics
  • Leverage your proven communication, team building and people management skills
  • Lead, develop and support the success of others


About Monash Health 

Monash Health is an impressive organisation of seven public hospitals, 21 community health sites, five aged care facilities, university affiliated international research and tertiary education. We provide healthcare for the entire lifespan from pre-birth to palliative care and all stages in between that support the delivery of clinical care.

Perioperative Services

Co-located at our Clayton campus, Monash Medical Centre and the new Monash Children’s Hospital each provide perioperative services, to adult and paediatric patients respectively, delivered through a total of 13 operating theatres, a Procedure Room and 32 recovery beds.

Working collaboratively with both our Anaesthetics Department and Surgical teams, the Assistant Nurse Managers in our Operating Suites are critical to ensuring the delivery of high quality patient and family centred care every time.

About the role

This is a business critical management role reporting to the Nurse Manager, Perioperative Services.  Building effective, collaborative relationships will enable you to optimise patient flow and accordingly contribute to the delivery of excellent patient and family experience.  Your willingness to work closely with key stakeholders including anaesthetists, surgeons, nursing and technical staff, as well as your counterpart at Monash Medical Centre, will  assist you to jointly lead and develop a high performing team. 

About you

You are a strong “people person” with extensive perioperative nursing experience.  Leading by example, you can demonstrate previous success in inspiring, developing and empowering teams to take accountability for delivering outstanding care.  Further, you embrace opportunities to identify and implement change when needed and you are committed to active participation in building and developing a cohesive, collaborative culture strongly aligned to Monash Health organisational values.  Postgraduate qualifications in management/leadership (or working towards) will be highly regarded.

What’s in it for you?

  • Great career opportunity to lead operational perioperative services in a complex tertiary hospital
  • Ongoing professional development and support from a highly experienced management team
  • Involvement in annual operational and quality plan
  • Chance to assist in developing a high profile multidisciplinary team identity

As an employee of the largest public health service in Victoria, you will have access to salary packaging, onsite staff car parking and gym and a generous Employee Assistance Program.

What you need

  •  Current AHPRA registration
  • Working with Children’s Check
  • Proven clinical experience and relevant qualifications

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace.

Any offer of employment will be confirmed on the successful outcome of a Police Check.  As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

Please note that all applications are to be submitted via our online system and email applications will not be considered.

Selection Criteria Post Graduate Certificate in Peri-operative services or Paediatrics (Or working towards)
Contact Person
Jessica Cranston Nurse Manager 0438946519
Advertising Closing 25/11/2018
Position Documents
MH ANUM PD ANUM PD November 2017.pdf
Paed ANUM PD Position Description Paed Anum.docx
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