Director of Nursing/General Manager

Vision Hospital Group
Healthcare & Medical
Nursing - Management
Full time
Posted 7d ago

We have an exciting opportunity for a commercially astute yet, clinically passionate General Manager/Director of Nursing to lead the team at Windsor Gardens Day Surgery in South Australia.


As part of Vision Eye Institute (VEI), Vision Hospital Group comprises 10 day surgeries across New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland and South Australia. 


Windsor Gardens Day Surgery is located in the 480 Specialist Clinic, 13km from the Adelaide CBD and is an accredited, contemporary, purpose-built facility. We currently accommodate a number of different clinical specialties, including ophthalmology, dermatology, general surgery, urology, gastroenterology, colorectal and plastic surgery. The day surgery features three state-of-the-art theatres equipped with the latest technology.   


Vision Hospital Group has an ambitious and exciting growth strategy, which includes expanding our clinical service profile even further at the right locations.   


The opportunity

We are currently seeking a new General Manager/Director of Nursing for our Windsor Gardens Day Surgery in South Australia. The primary function of this role is to oversee and be accountable for the day-to-day management of the day surgery. In addition to leading the supportive, dedicated and highly specialised team, key performance measures also include clinical outcomes, customer experience, financial performance and growth of the business.     


The successful candidate will be a strong clinical leader, with a commercial and growth mindset, who will promote the organisation within the local South Australian community. The ability to identify new/potential opportunities and developing and executing business plans will be an essential element to succeeding in this role.


Reporting to the General Manager - Day Hospitals, you will be expertly supported by a suite of centralised corporate support functions including Marketing, Finance, Quality and Risk and People and Culture. 


A bit about you

We are seeking an experienced leader to join Vision Hospital Group as the next General Manager/Director of Nursing at Windsor Gardens Day Surgery. 


You will be required to work in direct partnership with the onsite team at Windsor Gardens Day Surgery Centre, as well as being an integral part of the broader Vision Hospital Group team.   


You’ll have excellent communication skills and will have previously demonstrated the ability to build relationships with key stakeholders, including new and existing doctors who operate at the site.   


You’ll have responsibility for Quality, Safety and Risk management, certification to ISO 9001 and NSQHS, as well as providing operational and clinical leadership, ensuring service delivery is integrated and effective. You will need to develop and nurture key relationships, including with doctors, referrers, corporate partners and with the broader team at Vision Hospital Group/Vision Eye Institute.   


Our ideal candidate will have previous experience as a Director of Nursing or supervisory role within a medical or health environment. Previous experience working in and/or managing Operating Theatres will be highly regarded. 


You’ll be dynamic, enthusiastic, self-motivated and thrive in a fast-paced environment where you’ll find diversity, meaning and a professional challenge. 


If you would like to hear more about this opportunity you can reach out to us via or otherwise, if you’re ready for a career with Vision Hospital Group, please hit the apply button now! We look forward to meeting you. 


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