Nurse Unit Manager – Mental Health | Newcastle

Nurse Unit Manager – Mental Health | Newcastle

Posted: 2017-10-06

Reference: 146712

An excellent opportunity has become available for a dynamic and highly motivated nursing manager with demonstrated skills in leadership and management to join the team at a private hospital in Newcastle. 
As the NUM you will be responsible for all aspects of patient care, developing & maintaining safe clinical practices & excellent clinical outcomes, quality improvement, human resource management & ensuring the department meets its operating budget KPIs.
The successful applicant will have:
  • Relevant registration with the AHPRA
  • Extensive clinical knowledge & skills
  • Effective communication & interpersonal skills
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a team environment & independently as required
  • Ability to effectively plan & manage financial, human & material resources
  • Ability to plan, develop, implement & evaluate a continuous improvement plan
  • Ability to apply research findings to clinical practice
  • Postgrad studies in mental health
  • Previous experience in a management position or holding / working towards a tertiary management qualification


Hospital is a 94 bed hospital providing Medical, Rehabilitation, Surgical & Mental Health Services to the community of Lake Macquarie & the Hunter region. The Hospital's main surgical focus is in the areas of Orthopaedics, Urology, General, Plastics, Ophthalmology, Gynaecology, Faciomaxillary & Paediatrics.
If this sounds like the opportunity for you, please send us your resume and covering letter by clicking APPLY NOW. Alternatively, send your CV to
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