22 May, 2020

Job Ref: 723504 - Nurse Unit Manager, Adelaide Sexual Health Centre

$124,301 - $131,635 yearly
  • SA Health
  • Central Adelaide Local Health Network, Royal Adelaide Hospital
Full time Nurse Unit Manager

Job Description

  • Central Adelaide Local Health Network, Royal Adelaide Hospital
  • Indicative Total Remuneration: $124,301/$131,635 - Perm F/T - RN/RM3

 Using your clinical knowledge and experience, you will provide pivotal coordination of patient care delivery within the Adelaide Sexual Health Centre. The main focus of your role will be the line management, coordination and leadership of nursing and midwifery care to achieve continuity and quality of client care. Undertaking a combination of client care, team leadership and resource management, you will coordinate the Adelaide Sexual Health Centre’s Quality & Safety Programs to meet service and accreditation standards. As the Nurse Unit Manager, you will provide a direct line report and maintain cooperative and productive working relationships within all members of the health care team. Accountable for the outcomes of nursing practice, you will address inconsistencies between practice and policy and develop team performance and a positive workplace culture in the interest of client outcomes. You will engage in cross-professional work with key stakeholders including pathology providers, non-government organisations and academia.

You will be registered or eligible for registration as a Nurse by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia, and hold or be eligible to hold a current practicing certificate. Demonstrating a broad range of nursing experience and competence in accordance with appropriate standards of practice, you will possess effective leadership skills including highly developed skills in communication, problem solving, conflict resolution and negotiation. These skills will equip you to foster a work environment that develops staff potential and facilitates creativity and innovation. Knowledge of Quality Improvement systems and OHSW&IM legislative responsibilities will be highly regarded.

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: Friday 5 June 2020


For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 723504



Jayson Watson

+61 8 401 716 723



$124,301/$131,635 - Perm F/T - RN/RM3



Reference or Job Identity Number


Name of Contact Person

Jayson Watson

Telephone Number of Contact Person

+61 8 401 716 723

Contact Address

SA Health

Closing Date for Applications

5 June 2020



Purchase/Authorisation Number

W1867 - AF

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