Nurse Unit Manager – Critical Care Unit | Hobart

Nurse Unit Manager – Critical Care Unit | Hobart

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Salary: $66 - $68 PerHour

Posted: 2023-11-16

Reference: 1481450

An outstanding opportunity has become available for a motivated and experienced Nurse Manager to lead the Critical Care Unit at a private hospital in Hobart. It is a permanent full-time role.

As a Nurse Unit Manager, your key responsibilities will include:
  • Providing leadership and direction to the ward to complement the strategic direction,
    operational processes, budget, and business direction of the hospital;
  • Providing operational direction for the unit to ensure efficient and effective management of the area and coordinating the delivery of nursing care that is evidence-based;
  • Accountability and responsibility for the effective management of human, financial and material resources and ensuring customer service is maintained at optimal levels;
  • Participating in marketing initiatives of the hospital to promote growth and help identify clinical areas for expansion and representing the hospital at external clinical forums;
  • Undertaking direct patient care as required providing guidance and support to less experienced members of the nursing team;
  • Participating in working parties/committees and demonstrating a commitment to continuous quality improvements through NSQHS, workplace health and safety, and achievement of hospital accreditation;
  • Taking an active role in the management of WHS issues pertaining to the unit;


  • Current registration with AHPRA;
  • Post Graduate Certificate in related critical care stream;
  • Demonstrated knowledge of delivering on key KPI's;
  • Ability to achieve results through consultation, advice, and facilitation;
  • A high degree of computer literacy, including MS Office;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Senior Nurse with at least 3 years of experience working in a managerial capacity;
  • A commitment to a high standard of clinical and customer-focused care;
  • Ability to work collaboratively and communicate effectively within a multi-disciplinary team;
  • Proven time management and prioritisation skills;
  • A management degree or working towards (desirable);


$66.14 - $67.63 per hour

The hospital, located in Hobart, is one of the leading private healthcare providers in Tasmania. The facility has 142 inpatient beds and provides a range of clinical services, including general and specialty medical and surgical services, obstetrics, cardiology, angiography, and a 24-hour Emergency Department. 

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