Associate Nurse Unit Manager

Job posted: 13/05/2022
Applications close: 29/05/2022 (Midnight)
3 days remaining

3 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Reference: 26978

Reference: 26978

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan


  • Part Time 

  • Career progression opportunities including supported learning programs

  • Box Hill location – work close to home, close to public transport and shops

Eastern Health

Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s  largest public health services. We are a values-based organisation  committed to research and teaching, and have strong affiliations with  Australia’s top universities. We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and general healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and state-wide specialist services to people and Communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.

About our ward 

We are a 12 bed unit that currently provides a level four high dependency neonatal service. With support from our multi-skilled team you will be able to utilise your clinical knowledge and experience to provide specialised, family centred nursery care to babies (from 32 weeks gestation) with a range of clinical conditions (including Bubble CPAP and High flow).

As a ANUM within Box Hill Hospital Special Care Nursery, you will be required to provide clinical leadership through support and education to patients/clients and nursing/midwifery staff within the unit.

You will be part of a highly dedicated team of medical, nursing, clerical and allied health professionals. We pride ourselves on providing our patients with timely access to high quality care.

We offer great learning opportunities and career progression. We are a supportive, diverse and cohesive unit.

To be successful in this role you will have:

  •  Sound leadership skills

  •  Recent experience in a Neonatal Unit or NICU (essential)

  •  Current valid nursing registration with AHPRA 

  •  Excellent interpersonal, communication and networking skills

  •  Ability to work collaboratively with a  diverse, multi-disciplinary team strong commitment to high quality, family-centred care

  •  Post-graduate neonatal nursing qualifications

  •  A willingness to embrace Eastern Health values and contribute to a positive team culture

  •  The flexibility to accept a full rotating roster

Please refer to the attached position description for further details.

Vaccination against infectious disease is a mandatory requirement of this role.  An offer of employment is conditional on you providing evidence that you are currently vaccinated against COVID-19 & Influenza, prior to commencing employment.

What we offer

Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!

  • Work for a values-based organisation

  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours; we  actively encourage work-life balance

  • Generous salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals

  • We know car parking is tricky. We value your safety. All nursing staff rostered on afternoon and night shifts are provided a paid 15 minute break to move their cars  closer to the hospital.

Applications will be reviewed as received, so apply now!

All appointments are made subject o a satisfactory police records check.

You must have the right to permanently live and work in Australia to apply for this job.

Please submit all applications online.

Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

Eastern Health acknowledges the traditional Aboriginal owners of country throughout Victoria and pays respect to them, their culture and the Elders past, present and emerging.

Next Steps

If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!

Please note:

  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury

  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.

  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.

  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

Eastern Health Values:  Patients First | Agility | Humility | Respect | Kindness | Excellence

Associate Nurse Unit Manager

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MELISSA ANDREW - (03) 9975 6351

Associate Nurse Unit Manager