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Job Listing Details
Reference Number 18437
Position Title Nurse Unit Manager (Child & Family Health) Until 30 June 2022
Employment Status Temporary Full Time
Entity Tresillian
Geographical Location Taree
Award Classification Public Health System Nurses' & Midwives' (State) Award - Nurse Unit Mgr Lvl 1
Number of FTE 1.00
Purpose of Position

Tresillian is excited to offer this leadership position within the new Tresillian Family Care Centre being established at Taree in the Hunter New England Region.  The NUM will be pivotal to the coordination of client care, centre management and leadership of the Family Care Centre team to ensure the delivery of high quality care for families experiencing early parenting difficulties.  The successful applicant will utilise their partnership skills to engage stakeholders including partner organisations and referral agents.  They will possess strong contemporary child and family health nursing skills and have a clinical load for part of the time.

The Nursing unit Manager is responsible for the day-to-day functioning of the Centre.  The NUM takes overall responsibility for the standard of client care in the centre and is pivotal to the coordination of client care, centre management and leadership of the nursing profession to ensure the delivery of high quality client care and efficient use of resources.  The position will also provide clinical leadership and have a clinical client load for part of the time.


Applications to:  deborah.stockton@health.nsw.gov.au

1. Cover letter addressing the selection criteria

2. Curriculum vitae

3. Name and contact details of two referees (phone and email)

Note: Do not submit your application via the e-Recruit system on the NSW Health website.

Closing date for this application: midnight 18 November 2018

Selection Criteria - Registered Nurse(Current Registration or eligible for registration with AHPRA)with further qualification in Child & Family Health
- Postgraduate management qualifications or working towards the same;or experience in leadership or management roles in a health setting with a proven ability to manage,supervise & provide leadership to the team;& demonstrate sound judgment in decision-making
- Considerable experience in contemporary Child & Family Health
- Demonstrated ability to negotiate resolutions & manage conflict; creating & maintaining a positive workplace culture
- Demonstrated ability to evaluate clinical services & facilitate continuous improvements
- Demonstrate high level & effective written,verbal,communication & interpersonal skills
- Experience in developing &/or implementing organisational change programs
- Demonstrated organisational skills including the capacity to set priorities & work to deadlines utilising Information & Communications Technology appropropiately

Contact Person Deborah Stockton
Contact Number 0476 801 604
Contact Email Deborah.stockton@health.nsw.gov.au
Alternate Contact Person
Alternate Contact Number
Alternate Contact Email
Closing Date 18/11/2018
Additional Information (URL)

Supporting Documents
Position Description NUM Level 1 Tresillian Family Care Centre August 2018.pdf
Application Guide