16 Oct, 2020

Associate Nurse Unit Manager - Acute

$2,966 - $111,456 yearly
  • SA Health
  • Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
Permanent Full Time Nurse Unit Manager

Job Description

  • Barossa Hills Fleurieu Local Health Network - Kangaroo Island Health Service (Kingscote)
  • Total Indicative Remuneration:  RN2A $102,966 - $111,456 p.a (pro rata)
  • Permanent full time position (part time negotiable), over a 7 day roster

 Provide nursing services in a unique rural health setting, with your consolidated experience and/or further study. These skills will ensure the delivery of robust and expert health skills at an advanced practice level as the Associate Nurse Unit Manager at Kangaroo Island Health Service                          

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

Provide support to the Nurse Unit Manager or equivalent in the leadership of nurses/midwives in the health service.                                                                                                                  

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

  • Promote continuity and consistency of care in collaboration with other AN/MUM and the Nurse Unit Manager or equivalent;
  • Assist the Nurse Unit Manager or equivalent in the implementation of practice changes; and
  • Assist the Nurse Unit Manager or equivalent in undertaking service management responsibilities, eg. Clinical facilitation, clinical education, student facilitation, 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.

 Suitably qualified Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are strongly encouraged to apply and will be given preference as a special/equal opportunity measure under section 8(1) of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth), and sections 34(2) and 56(2) of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 (SA).


For more information about the role please refer to the Job Pack provided below. Job ref:737496

 737496 - Associate Nurse Unit Manager - Acute (Kangaroo Island) (2).pdf

 About Kangaroo Island.pdf


Applications close: 30/10/2020


For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 737496


$102,966 - $111,456 p.a (pro rata) RN2A



Reference or Job Identity Number


Name of Contact Person

Nicole Holm

Telephone Number of Contact Person


Contact Address


Closing Date for Applications

30 October 2020



Purchase/Authorisation Number

W3151 - SU

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