Associate Nurse Unit Manager

  • Government of South Australia, SA Health
  • Karoonda & Districts Soldiers Memorial Hospital, Karoonda
  • 25 Oct, 2019
Permanent Part Time Associate Nurse Unit Manger

Job Description

  • Riverland Mallee Coorong Local Health Network, Karoonda & Districts Soldiers Memorial Hospital, Karoonda
  • Total Indicative Remuneration: $104,027 - $114,112 p.a. (pro-rata) - RN/M2A 
  • Permanent Part-Time position working 20 hours per week over a 7-day roster


$104,027 - $114,112 p.a. RN/M2A




Provide nursing and/or midwifery services in a variety of health service settings which has been consolidated by experience and/or further study with staff at this level developing from competent to proficient practitioners. 

Accepts accountability for their own practice standards, activities delegated to others and the guidance and development of less experienced staff.

Provide support to the Nursing/Midwifery Nurse/Midwife Unit Manager or equivalent in the leadership of nurses/midwives in the ward/unit/service. 

Employees in this role will undertake a portfolio within which they will:

  • Promote continuity and consistency of care in collaboration with other AN/UM and the Nurse/Midwife Unit Manager or equivalent;
  • Assist the Nurse/Midwife Unit Manager or equivalent in the implementation of practice changes; and
  • Assist the Nurse/Midwife Unit Manager or equivalent in undertaking ward/unit/service management responsibilities, eg. Performance management processes, recruitment, staffing, leave management, rostering, work allocation and attendance management; financial and supplies planning and monitoring.

Registered or eligible for registration as a Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and who holds, or who is eligible to hold, a current practicing certificate.

The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role. 

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and compliant immunisation screening.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.

Applications close: 8 November 2019

For further information and to apply visit and search for Job Ref: 702699

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Closing Date for Applications

8 November 2019



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