Nurse Unit Manager- Surgical

Job posted: 06/03/2023
Applications close: 20/03/2023 (Midnight)
1 day remaining

1 day remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Peninsula Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 33695

Reference: 33695

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

• Take the next step in your career in this fantastic leadership opportunity
• Salary packaging, career development, onsite parking
• Permanant Full time role at Frankston Public Surgical Centre- Jubilee Ward Nurse Unit Manager.

Who We Are and What We Stand For

Peninsula Health is the major metropolitan health service caring for a community of 300,000 people. Our Vision is to provide exceptional health and community care. To realise this vision we need people who strive for a sense of achievement, take an interest in their individual growth, enjoy innovation and looking for ways to improve and have a passion for communicating and connecting with others.

In representing Peninsula Health, we expect all employees and volunteers to reflect our values: Be the Best, Be a Role Model, Be Open and Honest, Be Compassionate and Respectful and Be Collaborative. We are One Peninsula Health.

What You Will Be Doing

Peninsula Health has an exciting opportunity for an experienced nursing leader to join our team at Frankston Public Surgical Centre providing care for surgical patients.

The Nurse Unit Manager (NUM) is a valued member of the leadership team at Peninsula Health, committed to upholding Peninsula Health's values and meeting organisational goals. The NUM is instrumental in the planning process and the effective allocation of resources for the ward/unit. They are responsible for the overall ward leadership and management of a diverse team and ensuring that their team members deliver safe, evidence based, person centred care to achieve optimal health outcomes.

What You Need

We anticipate you will have:
• Registered Nurse with current AHPRA registration
• Recent experience in a nursing leadership or management role within the acute
• Competent in using a range of software application features for word processing,
spread sheets etc
• Working towards or having completed a postgraduate degree, or equivalent, qualification in health management or relevant field.
• Demonstrated contribution towards organisation accreditation processes

What Next

Apply now online or call the Nursing recruitment team for more information on 9784 1185.

If you experience any issues signing in or registering, please feel welcome to contact us - the People, Experience & Performance Team on (03) 9784 2700.

Additional Requirements

Peninsula Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We encourage applications from individuals from all cultural backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. We also provide a safe and supportive workplace for people with disabilities.

To find out more about our recruitment processes, compliance obligations and to prepare your application to join our team please visit:


This role must be fully vaccinated for Covid-19 and meet the requirements of the Peninsula Health immunisation policy.

Join Peninsula Health and help us to deliver safe, personal, effective & connected care to every person, every time.
Nurse Unit Manager- Surgical

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

Not provided


Gemma Hennessey (Nursing Recruitment) - 97847397

Nurse Unit Manager- Surgical