Nurse Unit Manager - Mental Health Services Nolan House

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Department: Albury Wodonga Health
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Albury
Reference: VG/20181206_01
Closing Date: 30-Dec-2018
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Nurse - Midwifery Unit Manager Position Description.pdf (PDF, 290KB)

Contact: Rachael Andrew

Position Details

Mental Health Services Nolan House (Albury)

Inpatient Unit


Nurse Unit Manager

Permanent full time position


Albury Wodonga Health requires a Nurse Unit Manager to join our inpatient Mental Health team at Nolan House. The primary responsibility of the Nurse Unit Manager is in the management of clinical nursing practice and the delivery of safe quality care to consumers. You will be a nursing leader, with the ability to provide sound leadership and drive clinical excellence and care across the mental health inpatient arena.

Primary responsibilities of this role include leadership, financial stewardship, clinical governance, and people and culture management.


AWH offers full orientation and training, salary sacrifice and the opportunity to be a part of a supportive and friendly team within a growing organisation.

Are you:

  • Passionate about leading and delivering an exceptional patient experience to both our consumers and their families? 
  • Highly accountable and demonstrate a strong, supportive and engaging style? 
  • Motivated to continually learn best practice models of care? 
  • A role model in setting clinical standards to achieve high quality nursing care across the mental health setting?
  • Current nursing registration with AHPRA? 
  • An effective operational leader with management skills? 
  • Comfortable working in a diverse and ever changing environment?


Candidates meeting the following mandatory criteria are encouraged to apply:

  • At least 5 Years post graduate experience in a clinical setting
  • Relevant post graduate qualifications
  • Demonstrated leadership and management experience


Salary and conditions of employment will be in accordance with the relevant state based award.


Successful applicants will be required to complete appropriate Criminal Record Screening paperwork/processes in order for AWH to meet its obligations regarding screening for serious criminal offences (within and external to Australia).  Applicants unable to commit to this screening process should not submit an application for employment.



Successful applicants will be required to complete mandatory orientation modules using the AWH e-learning system prior to commencing employment.


This is a Category A position.  Successful applicants of Category A positions must provide evidence of vaccination prior to commencement.


AWH is unable to support applicants requiring sponsorship


More information


Please refer to the Position Description (see attachments) for more details on this position and required Selection Criteria.


Should you have any questions regarding this position, please contact, Rachael Andrew Operational Director Medicine and Acute Admitted Services on 


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AWH is an Equal Opportunity Employer; we encourage applications from Indigenous Australians, people with disabilities, young people and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.


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Applications not received via the Vic Government Careers system by the closing date will not be accepted.










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