Associate Nurse Unit Manager - Maternity (As per award)

Job posted: 03/09/2021
Applications close: 26/09/2021 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | East Gippsland

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Reference: VG/BRHS/CS/1564114

Reference: VG/BRHS/CS/1564114

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | East Gippsland

Bairnsdale Regional Health Service is a multifaceted, growing regional health service employing over 900 staff and providing a comprehensive array of health care services to the East Gippsland community. Located in the beautiful Victorian region of East Gippsland, you will relish a relaxed lifestyle living on the Gippsland Lakes with easy access to isolated beaches, the high-country and snow fields. BRHS offers a rewarding work environment providing challenge, variety and a range of opportunities to progress your career. You will join our dedicated team of health professionals and support staff who are committed to delivering a high quality experience to all. Be bold, make the change now!

Ongoing, Part Time 64.0 hours per fortnight

If you are an experienced midwife with excellent leadership and management skills, this is an outstanding opportunity to progress your career.  Be bold and choose work/life balance in a beautiful part of regional Victoria, whilst also pursuing your career goals.

The Position:

The Maternity ANUM will play an integral role in shaping the new collaborative model of maternity care at BRHS helping to ensure the models goals are achieved.  This role will be responsible for supporting the functions of the Unit Manager by undertaking day to day coordination of the maternity services including the community based operations and providing clinical leadership and to the midwifery team. 

The Department:

The midwifery department at BRHS is a 4 bed unit encompassed within the Rotamah ward which also provides care to medical, paediatric and palliative clients.  The maternity unit has two birthing suites and an ante-natal assessment room and a maternity outpatient and community based service is also provided.  In 2019 BRHS gained Baby Friendly Accreditation which recognises excellence in care of mothers, babies and families.  Funding has been received for the development of a new family birthing centre at BRHS enabling expansion of the existing community focused model, to create a model of care that will provide choices for women and their families, creating an exciting time for the maternity team at BRHS.

What you need:

To perform this role, you need at least 4 years recent midwifery experience, proven leadership ability and highly developed interpersonal skills.  You will be highly clinically competent, have excellent problem solving skills and a commitment to delivering quality, safe care.  Management experience will be highly regarded.

Why should you Apply?

  • Grow your skills and career in a challenging and diverse role
  • Be part of the development and implementation of our new birthing centre
  • Enjoy being part of our dedicated and passionate midwifery team
  • Experience rewarding professional and community connections
  • Amazing lifestyle with the Gippsland Lakes, beaches & national parks on your door step
  • Initial accommodation support provided


For more information contact Lisa Hodge, Nurse Unit Manager, Rotamah on 03 5150 3301

Applications by close of business: Sunday 26th September 2021

Applications are to include a covering letter, resume and response to the full key selection criteria as listed in the position description and be submitted by selecting “Apply Now” below.

Please read our application guidelines here

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Associate Nurse Unit Manager - Maternity (As per award)

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

As per award


Lisa Hodge, Nurse Unit Manager, Rotamah | 03 5150 3301

Associate Nurse Unit Manager - Maternity (As per award)