Nurse Unit Manager – Theatre | Melbourne

Nurse Unit Manager – Theatre | Melbourne

Posted: 2021-06-10

Reference: 1138007

An excellent opportunity exists for an enthusiastic and experienced Nurse Manager to provide outstanding clinical leadership to the theatre team at a private hospital in Melbourne. 
As the NUM, your responsibilities will include:
  • Providing clinical and operational direction for the operating suite to ensure efficient and effective management of the area;
  • Coordinating the delivery of nursing and ancillary care that is evidence-based;
  • You will be accountable for the effective management of human, financial and material resources;
  • Ensuring customer service is maintained at optimal levels.


Selection Criteria:
  • Current registration with AHPRA;
  • Post Graduate qualifications in perioperative/peri anaesthesia nursing;
  • At least 3 years of experience at senior management level or equivalent;
  • Great working knowledge of ACQSHC national standards;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • A high degree of computer literacy, including MS Office and various databases;
  • Proven ability to work cohesively within a team environment engaging with all key stakeholders;
  • Proven time management and prioritisation skills;
  • Demonstrate a sound knowledge base in labour management;
  • Demonstrated HR management experience;
  • Working with Children check.


Hospital, located in Melbourne, is an acute facility that provides a full range of surgical and medical services, including a dedicated mental health unit and a full-service maternity unit, including mother and baby services. Hospital has 5 modern well equipped interactive operating suites accommodating the following specialities: orthopaedics, gynaecology & obstetrics, urology, neurology, plastics, paediatrics, ENT, ophthalmology, general, endoscopy, oralmaxillaryfasico surgery and vascular surgery.
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