Nurse Unit Manager – Rehabilitation | Newcastle

Nurse Unit Manager – Rehabilitation | Newcastle

Posted: 2024-03-29

Reference: 1511083

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

As Nurse Unit Manager (NUM) you will be responsible for providing leadership direction to the Rehabilitation Unit & Allied Health 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; 
  • At least 5 years of relevant experience;
  • Post Graduate qualification in a relevant specialty field (or working towards);
  • Experience in managing a department (including acting/deputising a manager role);
  • Compliance with ACSQHC National standards;
  • A strong commitment to developing in a management role;
  • 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. 


  • 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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