03 Apr, 2020

Associate Nurse Unit Manager (Maternity/Paediatric Ward)

  • SA Health
  • Mount Gambier SA, Australia
Permanent Full Time Nurse Paediatric Associate Nurse Unit Manger

Job Description

  • Limestone Coast Local Health Network, Mount Gambier & District Health Service
  • Indicative Total Remuneration: $104,027 - $114,112 - Perm F/T - RN/RM2A

Salary

104,027 - $114,112 - RN/RM2A

Occupations

Nursing  

Position

We are seeking a Registered Nurse/Midwife to undertake a management role in a busy Maternity and Paediatric Unit. Working in a senior clinical capacity across all areas of the Maternity/Paediatric Ward, you will support the Nurse Unit Manager. You will also support junior staff and students to provide high quality care to women, children and their families. This is a great opportunity to work across all aspects of midwifery care in a friendly unit, as part of a multidisciplinary team of GP Obstetricians, Specialist Obstetricians, Paediatricians and Nursing and Midwifery staff. We offer a friendly work environment with opportunities and encouragement to extend your educational opportunities, and look at different models of care, modern equipment and facilities. The Unit is a 20 bed Maternity Paediatric Unit in a level 4 hospital with 3 birthing rooms, 6 dedicated paediatric beds, a low level 2 nursery caring for babies from 34 weeks gestation, antenatal and postnatal care with specialist obstetricians and paediatricians, and a domiciliary midwifery service caring for women and their families from across the South East region and Western Victoria.

You will be registered or eligible for registration as a Nurse/Midwife by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and hold or be eligible to hold a current practicing certificate. With demonstrated clinical and management experience, you will be capable of giving supervision to student nurses, enrolled nurses and less experienced registered nurses. You will use your effective communication, problem solving, conflict resolution and negotiation skills to maintain a cohesive multidisciplinary team.

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: 17 April 2020

For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 719923

Reference or Job Identity Number

719923

Closing Date for Applications

17 April 2020

Purchase/Authorisation Number

SH5399

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