Nurse Unit Manager – Rehabilitation & Medical | Darwin

Nurse Unit Manager – Rehabilitation & Medical | Darwin

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Salary: $58 - $62 PerHour

Posted: 2024-05-10

Reference: 1524973

An excellent opportunity for a highly motivated Nursing Leader with outstanding clinical and leadership abilities to join the management team at a private hospital in Darwin.

As the NUM, you will be responsible for providing leadership and direction to the unit to complement the hospital's strategic direction, operational processes, budget, and business direction.
  • You will provide operational direction for the unit/ward to ensure efficient and effective management of the area and coordinate the delivery of nursing care that is evidence-based;
  • In addition, you will be accountable for the effective management of human, financial and material resources and ensure customer service is maintained at optimal levels;
  • You will undertake direct patient care as required, providing guidance and support to less experienced nursing team members.


  • Current registration with AHPRA;
  • Working with Children check;
  • Previous experience at NUM level or equivalent;
  • Experience in the Acute setting;
  • Degree in a relevant specialty area;
  • Compliance with ACQSHC National standards;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • A strong commitment to developing in a management role;
  • A commitment to a high standard of clinical and customer-focused care;
  • A high degree of computer literacy including MS Office and various databases;
  • Ability to work cohesively within a team environment;
  • Proven time management and prioritisation skills;
  • Demonstrate a sound knowledge base in labour management;
  • Demonstrated HR management experience;
  • A management degree or working towards (desirable).


$57.97- $62.28 per hour.

The hospital, located in Darwin, is the only provider of private hospital services in the Northern Territory. It is a licensed 150-bed hospital providing a broad range of multiday and day surgery, including, General Surgery, Orthopaedics, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Ophthalmology, Plastic and Reconstructive, Urology, Gastroenterology and ENT and Cardiac Catheter Laboratory.

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