Nurse Unit Manager - Short Stay Suite (509582)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Aug 24, 2023
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

An exciting opportunity has become available for a talented Nurse Unit Manager (NUM) to join the team in the Short Stay Suite at the Royal Hobart Hospital in a Permanent Full-Time position.

The Role:

To be successful in the role, the Nurse Unit Manager (NUM) will

Note: - Please refer to the Statement of Duties for all the selection criteria of this position to address in your application.

The Team:

The Short Stay Suite is a diverse unit encompassing Day of Surgery Admissions, Holding Bay, Short Stay Surgical Overnight, Short Stay Day Surgery and a stand-alone endoscopy unit including procedural rooms and recovery.

Details of Appointment

Permanent, full-time day worker position working 76 hours per fortnight, commencing from late October.

Salary: $119,136 - $124,850 per annum + 11% superannuation


Successful applicants will be required to meet the essential criteria:

  1. Registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia as a Registered Nurse

Applicants should note the following criteria are desirable:

  1. Relevant post graduate qualifications

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre‑employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer. The following checks are to be conducted:

  1. Conviction checks in the following areas:
  1. Identification check
  2. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

We encourage you to review the Applicant Guide, Statement of Duties, prior to applying for an overview of the duties, program, selection process and selection criteria.

Statement of Duties

Applicant Guide

How to Apply

Apply Online. Please click the "Apply" button on this screen. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete a 1-2 page application detailing your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the attached Statement of Duties.

Please note:

For more information (Contact Officer)

Nicole Siggers

Position: ANUM Short Stay Surgery
Phone: 0408 560 161

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