Perioperative Services Manager | Port Macquarie

Perioperative Services Manager | Port Macquarie

Posted: 2024-05-06

Reference: 1523712

An exceptional opportunity exists to lead a dedicated, professional, and growing team within the Perioperative Services Department at a private hospital in Port Macquarie. It is a full-time opportunity. The successful candidate will work closely with the Executive Team to influence organisational strategy, improve procedural service delivery, and accomplish departmental and hospital strategic goals. 

Your day-to-day responsibilities will involve, but are not limited to:
  • Undertaking complete management of the unit, being accountable for the efficient and effective management of all human and material resources;
  • Engaging in planning, implementing, and evaluating all practices, processes, and clinical services within the unit as part of the role's comprehensive scope;
  • Receiving support from a passionate team of Nurse Unit Managers while reporting to and benefiting from the mentorship of the Director of Clinical Services;
  • Supporting growth, business development, and responding to business needs identified by the Executive team;
  • Providing comprehensive oversight of the unit, being responsible for the efficient and effective management of both human and material resources;
  • Engaging in the strategic coordination, execution, and assessment of all practices, processes, and clinical services within the unit.


  • At least 5 years of experience in clinical practice;
  • Formal management qualifications or actively working towards them;
  • Proven ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a range of stakeholders;
  • Ability to plan, develop, implement, and evaluate a continuous improvement/risk management and quality program under National standards;
  • Proficient computer skills in MS Office suite, including Excel;
  • Registration with NMC as a Registered Nurse.


The hospital, located in Port Macquarie, is a 72-bed acute Medical/Surgical and Rehab facility with 6 Renal Chairs and a Day Surgery complex. Comprehensive Medical/Surgical services are offered with 24-hour Medical Officer Support, including Orthopaedics, Urology, General Surgery, ENT, Bariatric and Vascular, Plastic & Ophthalmology. 

This year marks a significant capital expansion, including introducing a new theatre and a comprehensive overhaul of CSSD, making it a great time to be a part of this new development.

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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