Job Type






Nurse Unit Manager (Children's Inpatient Unit) Australia

Queensland Government

Queensland Government Australia Australia

2 weeks ago

Job details

Position status Permanent Position type Full-time Occupational group Health - Nursing Classification Nurse Grade 7 Workplace Location Gold Coast Job ad reference QLD/GC486607 Closing date 26-May-2023 Yearly salary Fortnightly salary Total remuneration Salary Other Job duration Contact person Sarah Brown Contact details 0409 156 580

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The Role

An opportunity has become available for a Nurse Unit Manager (Children's Inpatient Unit) to join Gold Coast Health (GCH) where the focus of our 12 000-strong team is on providing world-class health care to people living in the Gold Coast, and northern New South Wales region of Australia.

You will
• Work closely with the Executive Leadership Team to deliver efficient and sustainable family centred care
• Work closely with the Children's Health Services CNCs, Nurse Navigators, Nurse Practitioners, Nurse Educators and the wider interdisciplinary team
• Ensure high quality, family-centric, health care... is provided to children and their families
• Be responsible for a range of managerial tasks including, roster development, workload reporting, recruitment and succession planning, workforce development, and complaints management

About you

To be successful in this position you will require:
• Bachelor of Nursing or equivalent
• AHPRA Registration
• Evidence of vaccination, or be able to be vaccinated against and remain vaccinated against - Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella (Chicken Pox), Pertussis (Whooping Cough), Hepatitis B and COVID 19
• Tuberculosis screening, to identify if the tuberculosis vaccination may be required
• Declaration of serious discipline history must be disclosed

• Flexible work options
• Career Development
• Salary Packaging
• Modern Facilities
• Diverse Work Culture
• Research Opportunities
• Up to 12.75% super
• 17.5% leave loading

• Permanent full time
• Base salary ranging from $128 701 - $139 732 per annum

About Us

Gold Coast Health's Children's Health Service provides a Level 4/5 Paediatric Service as per the Queensland Health Clinical Services Capability Framework. The 36 bed Children's Inpatient Unit and busy Ambulatory Service has the capability to plan and deliver holistic medical, surgical and sub-specialty child and family centred care for infants and children from birth to 17 years of age. Children's Health Services is supported by a 4 bed Children's Critical Care Unit, Children's Hospital in the Home, Adolescent and Young Adult Service, Paediatric Emergency Department, Complex Care Team and a Child Protection Unit. Based at Southport.

About Gold Coast Health
• Nationally and internationally recognised location for innovative medical research and health care
• Annual operating budget exceeding $1.5 billion
• More than 1100 beds across three hospitals - Gold Coast University Hospital, Robina Hospital, Varsity Lakes Hospital and Robina and Southport Health Precincts
• Secondary and tertiary health services across more than 20 facilities
• Opportunity to combine professional advancement, job satisfaction and relaxation into one fulfilling lifestyle
• A workplace culture that encourages people to bring their whole selves to work so that they can perform at their best
• Committed to reflecting the diversity of the Gold Coast community and ensuring each staff member is included and feels like they belong

How to Apply

Click APPLY to submit your application by Friday, 26 May 2023

Job Ad reference: GC486607

Please note: no third-party applications will be accepted.

Further information

We are committed to building inclusive cultures in the Queensland public sector that respect and promote human rights and diversity.

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