Associate Matrernity Unit Manager

Job Details
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Department: West Gippsland Health Group
Work Type: Ongoing - part time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Gippsland - Baw Baw
Reference: VG/1294923
Closing Date: 24-Sep-2017
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: PD AMUM.pdf (PDF, 371KB)

Contact: Wilma Wallace
03 5623 0749

Position Details

Maternity & Gynaecology

Associate Maternity Unit Manager

Permanent Part time


  • Looking to take the next step in your management career?
  • Are you committed to quality service delivery and women centred care?

We are seeking expressions of interest for experienced Registered Nurses/Midwives to work as an Associate Maternity Unit Managers (AMUM) within the Maternity & Gynaecology unit at the West Gippsland Hospital, Warragul. Our preferred candidate will demonstrate well developed communication skills, excellent organisation skills and a willingness to learn new skills with a management focus.  As a leader of the nursing & midwifery profession, the AMUMs assist in setting expectations, developing, planning and managing processes to assess, improve and maintain the professions management, clinical educational and support activities.

Our preferred candidate will have:

  • Current Registration as a Registered Nurse
  • Current Registration as a Registered Midwife
  • Substantial Post Basic experience in Midwifery and Gynaecology nursing, demonstrating clinical expertise with 3-5 years minimum experience.
  • Demonstrated role modelling and leadership ability
  • Evidence of recent and relevant continuing professional development
  • Capacity to undertake special projects and some knowledge of EQUIP
  • Commitment to oversee the processes required for a quality service with a patient centred focus
  • Flexibility and the ability to work all shifts
  • A commitment to a team approach to care delivery
  • Has or is working towards appropriate relevant Post Graduate qualifications (highly regarded)


Working with us

All appointments with the West Gippsland Healthcare Group are subject to the satisfactory return of professional reference checks and a National Police History check. This position also requires a valid Working with Children Check. This organisation promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children, including those with a disability. A six month probationary period applies to all new appointments. The West Gippsland Healthcare Group is an equal opportunity employer.


Further details and how to apply

You can view details for this role and submit your application online by clicking on the apply now button below.  For further information regarding this position and hours available, contact Wilma Wallace, Maternity Unit Manager on 03 5623 0749 or email  Applications should be lodged online, including a covering letter addressing the selection criteria and your resume.

Applications close Sunday 24 September 2017.



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