Nurse Unit Manager in Wollongong Private Hospital at Nursing – Management

Wollongong Private Hospitalis hiring people as Nurse Unit Manager. The Selected person will be earn at least Need a better wor000 life balance? Apply today! AUD per month. There are also many more opportunities. Read the entire post carefully to know all the details related to this job.
PostingNurse Unit Manager
Job EmployerWollongong Private Hospital
LocationNursing – Management
SalaryNeed a better wor000 life balance? Apply today!
Job postedMay 29, 2022
Job Deadline2022-06-12
Job SectorNursing – Management

Nurse Unit Manager – Day Surgery / Pre-admission Clinic


An exciting opportunity for an experience Registered Nurse to join the Day Surgery / Pre-admission Clinic at Wollongong Private Hospital.


About the Role

As the Nurse Unit Manager of the Day Surgery Pre-admission Clinic, you will oversee the clinical assessment, education and pre-admission planning of patients admitted to day surgery. You will demonstrate and lead others in the delivery of excellent patient care, documentation, customer service and effective communication Your commitment, knowledge, experience and leadership of safety and quality in the perioperative environment is essential.

The role encompasses planning, implementing, and evaluating practices, processes, and services within the department to ensure improved patient outcomes. The role requires working with and supporting other managers in achieving excellence in care delivery in line with best practice and legislative requirements. The position is accountable for the efficient and effective management of staff within the department.

You will work closely with the Executive team and report directly to the Director of Clinical Services.


About You

To succeed in this role, you will bring a strong clinical skillset in a hospital setting as either a Clinical /Nursing Manager in a similar department or as a senior nurse wanting to step into a management role. You will have exceptional communication skills and the ability to inspire, motivate and mentor your team. You will be a leader with a passion for seeing your team members succeed and grow while bringing a passion for a high level of client care and service.


You will also bring:

  • Current registration with AHPRA
  • Minimum five (5) years’ post graduate experience in clinical setting
  • At least three (3) years’ experience within pre-admissions or patient assessment is essential
  • Experience or exposure to managing clinical staff recruitment, rostering and performance management
  • Previous experience as a senior nurse or manager will be highly regarded
  • The ability to monitor and evaluate patient care delivery
  • Strong leadership skills and confident with delegating duties
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal.


About the Organisation

The 151-bed private hospital operated by Australia’s largest private hospital operator, Ramsay Health Care, is set in the heart of Wollongong’s Medical Precinct adjacent to the Wollongong Public Hospital. It will feature state of the art equipment, facilities and patient services setting a benchmark for healthcare facilities in the Illawarra. Wollongong Private Hospital provides all major services including an intensive care unit, eleven operating theatres, a cardiac catheter laboratory, a vascular laboratory, endoscopy suite and a day oncology unit. It offers the full range of medical, surgical, and maternity services. Surgical specialities include orthopaedics, interventional cardiology, ophthalmology, ENT, bariatric, head and neck, neurosurgical, gynaecological, urology, colorectal, upper GI, general, vascular and plastics.

The Hospital is operated by Ramsay Health Care, a global operator of private hospitals and primary care clinics with 72 Australian sites employing over 30,000 people. Ramsay focuses on maintaining the highest standards of quality and safety, being an employer of choice, and operating its business according to The Ramsay Way.



All applications must be lodged online. Please click the Apply button within this ad to lodge an application.

Everyone who joins Ramsay:

  • Must be vaccinated against Covid-19, including a third dose if required under State health orders
  • Must provide a National Police check conducted within the previous 12 months
  • According to the role, Ramsay may require a Working-With-Children check and proof of immunisation against infectious diseases



If you would like to discuss this opportunity, please contact Maddison Bahnert via email on [email protected] [link removed].


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