Nurse Unit Manager – Anaesthetics | Newcastle

Nurse Unit Manager – Anaesthetics | Newcastle

Posted: 2024-04-22

Reference: 1515781

An excellent opportunity has become available for a dynamic and highly motivated Nursing Manager to lead the professional team in the Anaesthetics Department at a private hospital in Newcastle.

As Nurse Unit Manager (NUM) you will be responsible for providing leadership direction to the Anaesthetics team to support the strategic direction, operational processes, budget, and business direction of the hospital.

As the successful applicant, you will possess the following attributes:
  • Current AHPRA registration; 
  • Working with Children check;
  • At least 4 years of Anaesthetics and PACU experience;
  • Demonstrated experience being in charge of shifts;
  • Current or previous ANUM or clinical nurse specialist experience;
  • Post-graduate degree in relevant specialty area (or working towards);
  • Sound clinical knowledge;
  • Compliance with ACQSHC National standards & ACORN standards;
  • Exemplary interpersonal and communication skills ;
  • Positive role modeling behaviours;
  • Excellent customer service focus, time management and prioritisation;
  • Ability to manage a dynamic and changing environment;
  • A high degree of computer literacy including MS Office and various databases;
  • Previous Experience with Rostering;
  • Demonstrated stock inventory management.


  • Flexibility to work across one or multiple hospitals;
  • Discounted health insurance for full-time and part-time employees;
  • Continuous professional development, education & support are provided to encourage growth.


The hospital, located in Newcastle, is an 189-bed, acute, private facility with 11 theatres, including a hybrid theatre and a 15-bed Intensive Care Unit. The Maternity Unit comprises a Birthing Suite, Maternity Ward, and Special Care Nursery. Birthing Suite has 6 rooms on the ground floor, with Croudace Operating Theatres adjacent. The Maternity Ward encompasses 38 beds combined with antenatal and postnatal rooms. 

If this aligns with what you're looking for, click "APPLY" to send in your application – attaching your most up-to-date CV. It is that easy! Alternatively, you can send your CV directly to info@ihrgroup.com.au.
And if this particular role isn't quite right, be sure to explore the array of other openings on our website at www.ihrgroup.com.au.

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