Midwifery Unit Manager

Midwifery 18 Apr 2019

SustainHealth Recruitment is currently seeking a Midwife Unit Manager to be accountable for a Birthing Suite in a busy hospital in the Hunter Region of New South Wales.

The Role:

  • Permanent full-time opportunity
  • 6 birthing rooms
  • Day-to-day management of the Birthing Suite
  • Approximately 1900 births per year
  • 14FTE direct reports
  • 19 obstetricians
  • Private Hospital
  • Provide day to day operational direction for the birthing suite
  • Guide and support staff in a changing environment
  • Undertake direct patient care


  • Role is paying up to $120,000 + Super
  • Opportunities for professional development and career succession
  • Work with an experienced and supportive team of midwives and obstetricians

About You:

  • Recent experience in leadership or management roles in a Birthing Suite
  • Bachelor of Midwifery or Graduate Diploma in Midwifery (if Bachelor of Nursing is your first qualification) or equivalent
  • Post graduate qualification in Health/Business Management or currently completing this
  • 5 years clinical care in midwifery as a minimum
  • Experience in a private hospital is highly desirable


  • Have full registration with AHPRA as a midwife
  • Be happy to undertake a full Police Clearance certification and WWCC
  • Have the right to live and work in Australia

How to Apply: If you would like to learn more about this role or apply, please call 02 8274 4670 or send an inquiry to joanna@sustainhr.com.au.