Overview

We’re looking for a passionate and skilled Nurse Unit Manager to run our clinic in Midland for a duration of 12 months (maternity leave cover). If you’re a natural leader and want to assist in providing safe and accessible reproductive healthcare to women, men and people across the state, whilst making a positive impact to their lives, this role is for you.

About us
We are an independent, non-profit organisation dedicated to ensuring sexual and reproductive health services are equally accessible to all people living in Australia. Marie Stopes Australia is the only national accredited provider of abortion, contraception and vasectomy services, and the country’s longest running provider of teleabortion. Our holistic, client-centred approach empowers individuals to control their reproductive health safely, and with dignity, regardless of their circumstances. Through active partnerships with healthcare providers, researchers and communities, our models of care ensure the total wellbeing of our clients is supported at every stage.

Your purpose
Lead our clinics to provide safe, high quality patient-centred care, as well as ensure the smooth running of the day to day operations such as rostering, financial planning and budgets, managing clinical risk and ensuring we provide best practice solutions in line with our policies and procedures. You will also liaise with external clinics and medical practitioners to develop relationships with local health providers.

What we need:
-A Pro-choice advocate
-Registered Nurse with AHPRA registration
-Extensive management experience in a clinical setting
-Knowledge of National Accreditation Standards and ACORN standards
-Ability to manage budgets and staffing requirements
-Experience achieving high clinical standards
-Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
-Leadership skills that promote a positive team culture
-Active and reflective listening skills with an understanding of how to provide empathetic care
-What we’d like to see (but aren’t essential):
-Perioperative post-grad
-Leadership qualification
-Experience in day surgery, recovery, and women’s health
-Family Planning Certificate or Midwifery qualification
-Phlebotomy competency

What we’re offering:
-Generous salary packaging (considerably reducing your tax)
-Travel and accommodation for attendance at annual NUM conferences
-Reward platform and partner discounts
-Generous employee benefits program
-Supportive Employee Assistance and Wellness Program
-Opportunity to work with an incredibly passionate and skilled team
-Make a positive difference while being a part of an organisation with a global footprint

Who you’re joining
At MSA we believe in children by choice, not chance. Our vision is to help all Australians take control of their sexual and reproductive health.

Person and community centred healthcare involves cultural safety, a diverse workforce and multidisciplinary skills. We welcome applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people of migrant and refugee backgrounds, people with disability and LGBTIQ+ people.

To be eligible for this position you must have an appropriate Australian work visa. Marie Stopes Australia does not provide work visa sponsorships.
Integrity | Agency | Safety | Quality | Courage

Closing Date for Applications: 30 July 2021