Associate Nurse Unit Manager- Postnatal

September 11, 2021

Location: Melbourne CBD & Inner Suburbs
Company: Epworth
Part Time

East Melbourne
Part Time

  • Work with a specialised and supportive team who work together to deliver quality care
  • Permanent, part-time opportunity (0.7EFT)
  • Located in East Melbourne, close to Fitzroy Gardens

The Role 
In this permanent part-time role, based in Epworth Freemason East Melbourne, you will be responsible for supporting the Nurse Unit Manager and assisting in the overall clinical management and team leadership of the 34 bed Post Natal unit.  

In additional to the Post Natal unit, our Maternity Services department consists of 9 birth suites, 10 special care nursery cots and a 6 bed hospital in the Park Hyatt Hotel and currently accommodates approximately 3,000 births per annum.   

You will make an impact by:

  • Leaning into the Nurse Unit Manager responsibilities where and when needed
  • Being part of the Leadership Team that focus on delivering exceptional patient, family and staff experience while achieving high-quality clinical outcomes 
  • Leading the team through positive role modelling
  • Being highly accountable, respectful, supportive and engaging

To be successful in this role…
You will either be in an ANUM role or looking to step into an ANUM role. You are a good communicator, flexible in your approach and have natural ability to show compassion and empathy to patients and their families. You’re keen to progress your career, learn how to lead a unit and are open to mentoring and accessing internal leadership programs that support your journey.

You will have:

  • Current unrestricted midwifery registration with AHPRA 
  • Previous experience working in Post Natal 
  • Contemporary knowledge of best practice in maternity and newborn nursing care and the patient journey

At Epworth, everybody matters.
It’s the sense of belonging and being part of an organisation that puts the patient in the centre of all that is done. In addition to this, you will have access to:

  • Annual salary range for full time – AUD $100,523 to AUD $103,801 + super + entitlements depending on year level (prorated for part-time)
  • Salary packaging benefits of $9,010 p.a.
  • The largest internal health education scholarship program in Australia
  • Zero or reduced out-of-pocket expenses for health services at Epworth
  • Discounted private health insurance

At Epworth, we care.
We care about our patients and we care about our people. We care about keeping everyone safe. We care about valuing and empowering our people, and growing careers. And we care about giving our people support and flexibility to thrive, and contribute to our communities

Enquire/ Apply for this Position 
Sound interesting? To apply, click the APPLY button now and attach your CV and cover letter.

For more information, refer to the attached position description or contact Papa Xuereb (Nurse Unit Manager) on (03) 9418 8313.

As a child safe organisation, all successful applicants are required to satisfactorily clear a National Police Check (conducted by Epworth) and hold a valid employee Working with Children Check (provided by you).

At Epworth, we believe inclusion and diversity are essential to our culture and values.  We focus on fairness and opportunity for all – across race, ability, ethnicity, gender, age, sexuality, cultures and beliefs – that reflect the communities we work in.  At Epworth, we care.

Enquiries: Papa Xuereb
Ph: 94188313
Applications Close: 03/10/2021

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