Position Details
Reference Number 29447
Position Title Associate Nurse Unit Manager
Employment Type Full time - permanent
Division Clinical Operations
Location Bendigo - Vahland Complex
EBA Classification/Range
EBA:  Nurses and Midwives (Victorian Public Health Sector) (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2016 - 2020
Classification:  RN ANUM YEAR 1

EBA:  Nurses and Midwives (Victorian Public Health Sector) (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2016 - 2020
Classification:  RN ANUM YEAR 2

Hours per fortnight 80
Position Summary

Bendigo Health

Bendigo Health is a leader in regional health care, combining outstanding services with a strong education, training and personal development culture. Bendigo is one of Victoria's fastest growing regional cities, our vision is "Excellent Care. Every Person. Every Time." 


The Clinical Operations Division

The Clinical Operations Division encompasses acute and mental health services with a focus on excellent care, every person, every time.  We provide a wide range of general medical, surgical and speciality services including oncology, cardiology, renal, emergency, women’s and children’s, critical care, specialist clinics and mental health services.


Within a state of the art hospital, the team provides high quality services using the latest technologies.  Our eleven operating theatres (including 2 endoscopy rooms), critical care, emergency and women’s wards all have access to critical services lifts that link to the helipad allowing rapid transfer of patients both in and out of the health service.


The Mental Health Service is a complex service that provides psychiatric care and treatment across a large catchment area in Victoria stretching from Swan Hill in the north of the state to Gisborne in the south. The Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service provides services to patients from birth to 17 years, the Youth Team covers ages 18 to 24 years, Adult Services cover patients from 25 to 64 years and the Older Person’s Service manages those individuals over 65 years old. 


Each year our onsite specialist clinics provide almost 95,000 occasions of service, we also see more than 52,000 people in our emergency department and welcome around 1400 babies into the world.  The Clinical Operations Division assists with the admission of more than 49,000 patients into the hospital each year.


The Position

Title: Associate Nurse Unit Manager
Department: Residential Rehabilitation(Dual Diagnosis)
Classification: Associate Nurse Unit Manager Year 1 or Year 2
Salary: as per EBA
Hours: 80 hrs per fortnight with an ADO each 4 weeks
Status: Full Time, Permanent


Bendigo Health is the largest employer in the region and boasts many great staff benefits that include:

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Salary Packaging (meals and entertainment and accommodation)
  • Staff health and wellbeing program
  • Employee assistance program
  • Free immunisations
  • Social club
  • Smoke free environment

For further information on the role please refer to the position description. Applications are to be submitted online.

Selection Criteria
01.Current registration as a Registered Nurse Nurse with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency

02.Additional qualifications, or working toward, in AOD withdrawal/or related field

03.Experience in working in drug and alcohol settings or with people who are affected by alcohol and or other drugs.

04.Ability to liaise and consult with relevant family members, team members and a broad range of health professionals and community agencies

05.Evidence of a commitment to ongoing professional development

06.Well-developed verbal, written, interpersonal, communication and computer literacy skills and knowledge
Contact Person Simon Guttridge
Contact Number (03) 5454 6510
Closing Date 09/06/2020
Position Description
Residential Rehabilitation (Dual Diagnosis) - ANUM - PD - 30027556.docx Open
Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.