Nurse Unit Manager (NUM) (508404)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jul 16, 2021
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

The Tasmanian Health Service is seeking interest from suitably qualified applicants for a Nurse Unit Manager (NUM) (508404) vacancy


Registered Nurse Grade 7a


$106,465 to $112,460, per annum


Nurses and Midwives (Tasmanian State Service) Agreement 2019

Period of Employment

Fixed term, full time, day, working 76 hours per fortnight, commencing 16 August 2021 until 25 February 2022


Royal Hobart Hospital – Cancer Services Outpatients


The Nurse Unit Manager NUM):

Provides nursing leadership to Outpatients Oncology/Haematology and Radiation Oncology Services at the Royal Hobart Hospital (RHH);

Ensures the efficient and effective provision of care, based on clinical standards and best practice principles within a collaborative and multidisciplinary framework by coordinating the clinical, management, education and nursing research functions within the Outpatients Oncology/ Haematology and nurses employed within the Radiation Oncology Services at RHH.

Leads and manages the coordination of overall patient care and is responsible for managing the allocated human, material and financial resources for nursing service delivery within the Outpatients Oncology/ Haematology and Radiation Oncology Services at RHH.

Essential Requirements

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

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:

a) Crimes of Violence
b) Sex Related Offences
c) Serious Drug Offences
d) Crimes involving dishonesty

2. Identification check

3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check

Desirable Requirements

  • Relevant post graduate qualifications.

Applicants should note that, for a period of six months from the date of publication, this selection process may be used to fill subsequent or similar full time and part time vacancies.

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(image) THS Jobs Website Applicant Guide.pdf

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How to apply

Apply Online. Please click the blue "Apply now" button on this screen.

This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete an online application Please note that attachments must be in Microsoft Word or PDF format.

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For further information contact

Ann Allanby
Assistant Director of Nursing – Cancer Services
Phone: (03) 6166 6753
Email: [email protected]

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