Associate Nurse Unit Manager (523307)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Feb 8, 2024
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

Department of Health (DoH) are seeking a Statewide Care Coordinator for the Tasmanian Neurosurgical Unit.

The Role:

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

The Tasmanian Neurosurgical Unit:

Paving the way for exemplary patient-centred care through clinical excellence, innovation and professionalism.

The Statewide Neurosurgery Unit is a Level 6, state-wide tertiary centre receiving elective and emergency Neurosurgery and Neurology patients. The unit has a total of 24 beds inclusive 6 Neurosurgical High Dependency beds and 4 Neurology specialty beds.

Details of Appointment

Permanent, full time, day worker, working 76 hours per fortnight, commencing from February 2024.

*notwithstanding hours to be negotiated with the successful applicant

Salary: $103,466 - $109,165 per annum + 11% superannuation + access to salary packaging


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. Holds, or is working towards, relevant postgraduate 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. crimes of violence
  2. sex related offences
  3. serious drug offences
  4. crimes involving dishonesty
  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 and Function Statement, prior to applying for an overview of the duties, program, selection process and selection criteria.

Function Statement

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 Function Statement.

Please note that we do not require a separate statement addressing the selection criteria in the Statement of Duties.

Please note:

For more information contact -

Emily Perkins

Position: Acting Nurse Unit Manager
Phone: 0409 073 537

Important information

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