Department of Health

Position:       Nurse Unit Manager

Location:      Numurkah

Hours/EFT:   1.0 EFT (80 Hours Per Fortnight)

Status:          Permanent Full Time

Salary/ Hourly rate:   $60.6125 plus 11% superannuation

About the Role:

Numurkah have an exciting opportunity for a Nurse Unit Manager to join their team. The Nurse Unit Manager is responsible for the effective management and operations of the Acute Ward including the busy Urgent Care Centre. The position will form part of the management team of NCN Health and is accountable for ensuring the Acute Ward and Urgent Care Departments model of care aligns with the strategic goals of the organisation.

 What we are looking for:

  • Current Registration as a Registered Nurse with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • Degree qualified in Nursing
  • Evidence of overseeing and managing budgets, including rosters, supplies and other expenses
  • Vaccination against Covid-19 is a mandatory requirement. 

About NCN Health:

NCN Health is an amalgamated rural health service caring for diverse rural communities across the Moira Shire, with approximately 18,000 people in our community, which includes Nathalia, Cobram , Numurkah and surrounding communities.

NCN Health upholds our three core values of Respect, Accountability and Partnership. Our purpose is to build healthy communities together, and our promise is to work together to provide safe, high-quality care that improves the health and wellbeing of the diverse communities we live in.

Mandatory Screening Checks:

All appointments at NCN Health are subject to a current Employee Working with Children Check and a National Police Check issued within the last 6 months. Some positions may require a NDIS Worker Screening Clearance. All employees must hold current entitlement to work within Australia.

A six month probationary period applies to all new appointments.


Sophie Scott , Director of Clinical Services, Phone (03) 5862 0379

For further information please see position description and submit response to the Key Selection Criteria for your application to be considered.

Closing Date

Tuesday, 27 February 2024 at 11:59pm

As an inclusive employer, NCN Health is committed to improving diversity and equity in our workforce. We encourage applications from all parts of our community, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally diverse backgrounds, LGBTIQ+ people, and people with lived experience of disability.

As a Child Safe organisation, NCN Health promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children, including those with disability.

NCN Health’s ongoing commitment to our employees, volunteers and community is to prioritise the wellbeing and safety of those who have or are experiencing family violence through our workplace support programs. We have zero tolerance to Occupational Violence and Aggression and zero tolerance to Bullying and Harassment.

NCN Health do not accept unsolicited resumes/applications from Recruitment Agencies.