Associate Nurse Unit Manager - Emergency

2000003L Requisition #

Northpark Private Hospital, Bundoora is looking to employ an Associate Nurse Unit Manager in their Emergency Department. It is essential that you have post graduate qualification in emergency nursing and previous experience as an ANUM or CNS in an acute emergency department.  This is a permanent position and vacancy is 1.6FTE.  Part-time and Full-Time applicants will be considered. Suitable applicants with the right clinical background are encouraged to apply.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Delivering exceptional leadership and nursing care in line with the Nurses Code of Conduct and Decision making Framework for Registered Nurses
  • Working closely with key stakeholders including nurse coordinators, emergency doctors, VMO's and clerical staff
  • Working in partnership with patients and families in decision-making regarding provision of care promoting beneficial relationships
  • Ensuring patient and staff safety at all times
  • Supervise, direct and guide nursing team members including Clinical Nurse Specialists, Registered Nurses, Enrolled Nurses and Nursing Students
  • Deliver education and support to individuals /patients for the management of their health recovery, rehabilitation or end of life needs
  • Current Registration with AHPRA
  • Post Graduate certificate/diploma/masters in Emergency Nursing 
  • Working with Children check
  • Experience in the Acute  Emergency setting
  • Ability to triage and care for resuscitation patients
  • Previous Experience as an ANUM or CNS
  • Compliance with ACQSHC National Standards and ability to manage portfolios relating to the ACQSHC National Standards.
  • Sound clinical decision making and problem solving skills
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Ability to work cohesively within a team environment
  • A commitment to a high standard of clinical and customer focused care
  • High degree of computer literacy including MS office and various data bases
  • Proven time management and prioritisation skill
  • Demonstrate a sound knowledge base in labour management

Position Responsibilities:

The position is responsible for providing clinical leadership to the Emergency Department of Northpark Hospital to compliment the strategic direction, operational processes and quality management of all patients.


You will provide clinical operational direction for the unit to ensure efficient and effective management by coordinating the delivery of nursing care that is evidence based. 

Applications close: Friday 21 February 2020



To Apply: Please click on the 'Apply' button to be taken to our online application form. Please include a cover letter and your CV along with the contact details of 2 professional referees.




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