Associate Nurse Unit Manager - Residential Aged Care

The successful applicant will demonstrate an ability to work within a multidisciplinary team and will be committed to providing high quality nursing services. Importantly, in this leadership role, the ANUM will at all times model best practice and foster positive relationships with staff, residents and the community.
Job Details
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Department: Castlemaine Health
Work Type: Ongoing - part time
Job Function: Nursing and Aged Care
Classification: As per award
Work Location: North West - Mount Alexander
Reference: VG/1586521
Closing Date: 07-Dec-2021
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Associate Nurse Unit Manager NOV 2021.pdf (PDF, 103KB)


Contact: Michelle McNicol or Raquel Knights
5471 3690 or 5471 3622

Position Details

Associate Nurse Unit Manager – Residential Aged Care

Permanent Part Time – 64 hours per fortnight  

Fixed Term Part Time – 40 hours per fortnight until June 2022 

About Castlemaine Health

Castlemaine Health is a proud provider of significant range of local and sub-regional community-based services and has a very important role delivering a range of allied health, acute, sub-acute, residential aged care services and a number of outreach services to the community. 

This Role

Castlemaine Health is inviting applications from experienced registered nurses to join the Residential Aged Care team.

The successful applicant will demonstrate an ability to work within a multidisciplinary team and will be committed to providing high quality nursing services. Importantly, in this leadership role, the ANUM will at all times model best practice and foster positive relationships with staff, residents and the community. 

The ANUM position creates opportunities to gain experience in an In-Charge position, and to lead and manage staff of the unit within a supportive environment. 

Culture and Benefits

Located a short drive from Bendigo, Ballarat and Melbourne, Castlemaine is a renowned centre for regional arts and host of the biennial Castlemaine State Festival. Combined with a wide range of sporting clubs, unique ironbark forests and historic goldfields, this rural community provides a rich and diverse culture for all to enjoy.

  • Free on-site parking is available to all staff and visitors.
  • Salary Packaging/Salary Sacrificing
  • Fitness Passport is available to all staff members across Castlemaine Health. You and your family can sign up to unlimited access to more than 120 gyms, pools and fitness facilities on your program!
  • Our Health and Wellbeing program; including access to a Social Worker, Pastoral Care Office, Prevention of Bullying & Harassment Officers, Physiotherapy services, vaccination programs and other health services as required.
  • The Castlemaine Health Social Club brings staff from all areas of the hospital together in friendly and casual environment, with a variety of events and activities held throughout the year

Castlemaine Health values diversity and encourages individuals from all cultures and backgrounds to apply.

Further information is available from Michelle McNicol, Nurse Unit Manager on 5471 3690 or Raquel Knights, Nurse Unit Manager on 5471 3622

Applications close Tuesday 7th December 2021   

Please note that interviews will take place on Thursday 9th December 2021 

Position descriptions are available via the Victorian Government careers website, Careers.Vic. 

If you are working within Residential Aged Care there will be a requirement to apply for a National Disability Insurance Scheme Worker Screening Check (NDIS Check). All appointments are subject to compliance with Castlemaine Health Vaccination Policy.


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