Nurse Unit Manager - Operating Theatres - North East Melbourne

Metropolitan VIC

26 Jul 2021 Permanent


Nurse Manager
Operating Theatres


  • Supportive team environment
  • State of the art facilities
  • Private hospital


The Position

As the nurse unit manager you will be responsible for:

  • Provide clinical and operational direction for the operating suite to ensure efficient and effective management of the area and coordinate the delivery of nursing and ancillary care that is evidence based
  • Be accountable for the effective management of human, financial and material resources and ensuring customer service is maintained at optimal levels
  • Undertake direct patient care as required, providing guidance and support to less experienced members of the nursing team


The Location

Located in the north-eastern suburbs of Melbourne.


Essential Criteria

  • Post Graduate qualifications in perioperative/peri anaesthesia nursing
  • Three years’ experience at senior management level or equivalent
  • Great working knowledge of ACQSHC National standards
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • High degree of computer literacy including MS office and various data bases
  • Proven ability to work cohesively within a team environment engaging with all key stakeholders
  • Proven time management and prioritisation skills
  • Demonstrate a sound knowledge base in labour management
  • Demonstrated HR management experience
  • Working with Children check


About Nursing Jobs Australia

Nursing Jobs Australia is a nursing division within Skilled Medical Pty Ltd, a leader in international health and Medical Recruitment placement for short-term and permanent roles.

Skilled Medical is a doctor-led company with 15 years of industry experience, and is an international Medical Recruitment agency that helps qualified medical professionals with their career in Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and Ireland.

With local offices located in Melbourne and London, we provide a personalised service to assist Nurses like yourself in finding their next role within the healthcare industry.



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