Nurse Unit Manager – PACU | Sydney

Nurse Unit Manager – PACU | Sydney

Posted: 2021-12-28

Reference: 1226370

An excellent opportunity exists for a highly motivated and enthusiastic Nurse Manager to join the leadership team at a private hospital in Sydney. It's a permanent full-time position.
As the NUM, you will be taking on the management of the PACU, with support from a passionate team of clinical perioperative staff. You will be responsible for support and leadership to clinical staff and VMOs, ensuring that a high standard of clinical practice is maintained. You will be responsible for effectively managing the operating schedule activity and utilisation, supplies and resources, workforce, and recruitment.

You will be joining an organisation with a genuine commitment to family-friendly practices, work-life balance and learning and development programs.
  • Current AHPRA registration;
  • Minimum of 5 years as a Nurse in a post anaesthetic care unit;
  • Clinical leadership or management experience
  • Experience in the coordination of patient flow, patient activity and staffing utilisation/rostering solutions;
  • Demonstrate excellent  interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Ability to engage and motivate staff within a multi-disciplinary team;
  • Knowledge of budgets and legislative requirements;
  • Knowledge of Quality/ Continuous Improvement Processes and a commitment to the achievement of excellence;
  • Relevant post-graduate specialty qualifications and/or management qualifications will be highly regarded.


  • Generous educational support, study leave time provided;
  • Flexible rostering with a variety of shift lengths;
  • Employee Benefits club;
  • Onsite Pilates classes for staff;
  • Corporate discounts, including health fund and travel discounts.


Hospital, located in Sydney, is an acute care facility offering a comprehensive range of medical, surgical and obstetric services. The Intensive Care Unit is a level 2 unit specialising in cardiothoracic, neurosurgical and general surgical admissions. The unit is an accredited training facility for primary anaesthetics training, supported by Intensive care specialists and registrars. The ICU team also attend medical emergencies throughout the hospital.

If this sounds like an opportunity for you, click APPLY to submit your application. Please answer all of the questions and attach your most recent CV... it is that simple! Alternatively, send your CV to info@ihrgroup.com.au.


Check out our website www.ihrgroup.com.au for other available positions. 

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