SA Health

Job no: 873221
Work type: Full time
Location: Yorke and Mid North
Categories: Nursing/Midwifery

  • Yorke and Northern Local Health Network
  • Salary: $100,343 – $107,279 p.a. – Ongoing Full Time – RN/M2A



A great leadership opportunity is available for an Associate Nurse Unit Manager – Australian National Aged Care Classification (AN-ACC) to provide support to the Nurse Unit Manager in the leadership of nurses within the Care of the Older Person Team.

In this role, you will lead the site based AN-ACC assessments and ensure all assessments are completed for new admissions within 14 days of admission and formulate a person-centred care plan. You will attend the high-risk meeting and daily huddles at site level to understand the change in the care needs of the consumer. You will also provide support to clinical (nursing/DCW) staff and education for Leecare EMR.

As a Registered Nurse/Midwife you will also provide nursing and/or midwifery services in a variety of health services settings which has been consolidated by experience and/or further study with staff at this level developing from competent to proficient practitioners. You will accept accountability for your own practice standards, but also activities delegated to others and in the guidance and development of less experienced staff.

As Associate Nurse Unit Manager (ANUM), you will undertake a portfolio within which you will:

  • promote continuity and consistency of care in collaboration with other ANUM and the Nurse Unit Manager (NUM) or equivalent at aged care sites
  • Assist the NUM (AN-ACC) in implementation of practice changes


The successful applicant will be registered or eligible for registration as a Nurse/Midwife with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and who holds, or who is eligible to hold, a current practicing certificate.  They will also have at least 3 years post registration nursing experience or be currently classified as a clinical Nurse/Midwife.

About Us

A career in the Yorke and Northern Local Health Network offers many great lifestyle benefits, including diverse job prospects and the opportunity to fast track your skills and career, not to mention your choice of scenery from farm, ocean, vineyards and the Southern Flinders ranges. View the below videos for more information about working for Yorke and Northern Local Health Network

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Important Information

In addition to the annual salary and entitlements (superannuation & leave loading), we also offer salary sacrifice benefits, watch a short video about what salary packaging is.  For information about Relocation Support working for SA Health can be found here.

The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working part-time.  Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.

You will be required to travel to sites throughout the Yorke and Northern Local Health Network.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and appropriate immunisation requirements.


  • DHS National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Worker Check
  • National Police Certificate (NPC) for employment involving unsupervised contact with vulnerable groups required for this position (E.g. aged care employment or work involving vulnerable clients)

Immunisation Risk for this position is – Category A

SA Health Services are required to implement the Addressing vaccine preventable disease: Occupational assessment, screening and vaccination policy in the workplace.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply. Job ref873221


Vanessa Watson
CenSTaR Administration Officer
Ph: 0422 142 426

Application Closing Date

26th July 2024 – 11.55PM


Download File 823221 – Associate Nurse Midwife Unit Manager – AN-ACC Job Pack.pdf

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Advertised: 05 Jul 2024 Cen. Australia Standard Time
Applications close: 26 Jul 2024 Cen. Australia Standard Time

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