ANUM - Operating Suites Fixed Term

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Department: West Gippsland Health Group
Work Type: Fixed term - part time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Gippsland - Baw Baw
Reference: VG/1307187
Closing Date: 26-Nov-2017
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Associate Nurse Unit Manager - Operating Suites.pdf (PDF, 331KB)

Contact: Todd Griffiths
03 5623 0777

Position Details

Operating Suites

Associate Nurse Unit Manager (ANUM)

Part-time fixed term Maternity Leave replacement

Until July 2018


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


We are seeking expressions of interest for experienced Registered Nurse to work as an Associate Nurse Unit Manager (ANUM) within the Operating Suites 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 profession, the ANUMs assist in setting expectations, developing, planning and managing processes to assess, improve and maintain the professions management, clinical educational and support activities.


  • Current registration with AHPRA.
  • Substantial Post Basic experience in Day Surgery /Surgical 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


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 information and how to apply

For further information regarding this position and hours available, contact Todd Griffiths, Perioperative Services Manager on 03 5623 0777 or email  A copy of the position description for this role is available by clicking on the apply now button below.  Applications should be lodged online, including a covering letter addressing the selection criteria and your resume.


Applications close Sunday 26 November 2017.

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