Associate Nurse Unit Manager

Job Details
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Department: Albury Wodonga Health
Work Type: Ongoing - part time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Albury/Wodonga
Reference: VG/20190307_RL3
Closing Date: 21-Jul-2019
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: ANUM PD Benambra Willows.pdf (PDF, 120KB)

Contact: Raelene Weber, Nurse Unit Manager
(02) 6056 5803

Position Details


  Benambra Rehabilitation and Recovery Service

Wodonga Campus


Mental Health Nurse – ANUM/NP3

0.8 FTE/Permanent Part Time


Albury Wodonga Health – Wodonga campus, requires an Associate Nurse Unit Manager to join our Mental Health Team, at the Rehabilitation and Recovery Service at Benambra Unit. Applications are invited from a suitably qualified nurse, to join our dedicated team to assist individuals with achieving their identified recovery goals by providing collaborative 24 hour support, and quality person orientated care. 

Primary responsibilities of this role include

  • Undertaking specialist mental health assessments and report outcomes that emphasize the individuals strengths
  • Deliver a variety of programs in a group setting, to enhance psychosocial recovery and transition back into the community 
  • Work collaboratively with other members of the multidisciplinary team to provide services which are person centred, provide supports for families and significant others and promote the use of natural support and community resources.
  • Work with the individual to promote skill development and self-responsibility. 

Ideally this role would suit an applicant with a high level of experience in the community health care setting, who has a sound knowledge and understanding of recovery focussed care. 

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. 

Candidates meeting the following mandatory criteria are encouraged to apply:

  • Current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively within a team environment
  • Post graduate qualifications in mental health or be working towards achieving this, or demonstrated experience working for 3 or more years in the mental health sector. 

Salary and conditions of employment will be in accordance with the Victoria Public Mental Health Services Enterprise Agreement 2016-2020. 

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, Raelene Weber (Nurse Unit Manager) on (02) 6056 5803.


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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. 

Apply via this website, go to 'Apply Now' (at bottom of page) to complete the Application Form. Please ensure that each Selection Criteria is addressed. For further guidance and examples on how to write a response to the key selection criteria please refer to


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


Closing Date: July 21st , 2019

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