Vacancy Details

Vacancy Info:

Attention Line
Nurse Unit Manager - Marie Stopes Newcastle
Vacancy Type
Practice Nurse
Position Title
Nurse Unit Manager
Hours Per Week
Part Time
Eligible 3GA placement?
Eligible OMPS placement?
Position From
18 Mar 2019
Ad Expiry Date
28 Apr 2019
Date Posted
18 Mar 2019
Date Updated
18 Mar 2019


Position Description

Are you seeking a sea change?

Overwhelmed with the hustle and bustle of a CBD working lifestyle but can't leave due to the job premium?

If you are a qualified Nurse Unit Manager that will thrive within a seaside location, then look no further than Marie Stopes Newcastle, and Step in our direction!

We're Marie Stopes Australia, the leading national provider of sexual and reproductive health, and we're looking for our next Nurse Unit Manager in Newcastle.

You're someone who is looking to advance their nursing career, while also making a big difference to the lives of women you'll meet every day.

We want someone with management experience in a healthcare service delivery environment who will lead our dedicated interdisciplinary team.

What we want you to do:

  • Provide safe, high quality patient-centred care
  • Manage staff rosters
  • Manage the financial planning and budgetary requirements of the clinic
  • Manage areas of clinical risk
  • Provide best practice solutions in line with our policies and procedures
  • Liaise with external clinics and medical practitioners to develop relationships with local health providers
Essentials Description

What we need:

  • Registered Nurse with an AHPRA registration
  • 5 years management experience in a clinical setting
  • A Pro-choice advocate
  • Knowledge of National Accreditation Standards and ACORN standards
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office and learn new software
  • Ability to manage budgets and staffing requirements
  • Experience achieving high clinical standards
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Leadership skills that promote a positive team culture
  • Active and reflective listening skills with an understanding of how to provide empathetic care
Desirables Description

What we'd like to see (but aren't essential):

  • Experience in day surgery, recovery, and women's health
  • Peri-operative postgrad
  • Leadership qualification
  • Family Planning Certificate or Midwifery qualification
  • Recruitment and Selection experience
  • Networking skills and experience
Description of Benefits

What we're offering:

Part time position - minimum of 23 hours per week, with a possibility to increase depending on business requirements and some on call required - hours negotiable to suit the right leader
Salary will be based on experience
Negotiable for the right candidate
Travel and accommodation for attendance at annual NUM conferences

Contact Details:

Practice Name
Marie Stopes Australia
Contact Name
Victoria Dolphin
Main Phone
Secondary Phone


163 Lambton Road
Broadmeadow, NSW, 2292