• Eyre and Far North Local Health Network, Cowell
  • Salary: $72,651 – $99,129 p.a – Ongoing Full Time – RN/M1

The Registered Nurse Role

Make a real difference and feel like an important part of the community by joining our dedicated team at Cowell Multi-Purpose Site as a Registered Nurse.

In this role, you will provide nursing and/or midwifery services within the health service to patients/clients on a shift-by-shift basis. You will assess individual patient/client needs, plan, implement and/or coordinate appropriate service delivery from a range of accepted options including other disciplines or agencies.

Applicants must be registered or eligible for registration as a Registered Nurse or Nurse/Midwife, with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and who holds, or who is eligible to hold, a current practicing certificate.

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.

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.

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

The Region

The Eyre and Far North Local Health Network (EFNLHN) covers almost 440,000 square kilometres of spectacular South Australia, supporting about 40,000 people living around Eyre Peninsula and the Far North of the state.

With its ancient outback landscapes and culture, boutique vineyards, renowned oyster farms and Australia’s best-kept-secret surf coast, the Eyre Peninsula and Far North offers a lifestyle that will inspire and energise you.  The region enjoys a Mediterranean style climate so there’s plenty of opportunity to enjoy everything the region has to offer. From surfing and fishing to hiking and exploring the outback – create your best life, right here.

Being part of Eyre and Far North Local Health Network means you will be supported both personally and professionally, can take advantage of education and training opportunities, will have access to flexible working hours and be part of an inter-professional approach to holistic health care.

To find out more about working in Eyre and Far North LHN visit Eyre and Far North LHN | SA Health.

Cowell is on the east coast of Eyre Peninsula. An idyllic coastal town, on the edge of the Franklin Harbour, known as one of the best destinations for fishing in the country. With friendly locals, local shopping, museum with a comprehensive collection of local artefacts, plenty of white, sandy beaches to choose from, a real place for relaxation and a slower place for that work/life balance.

For information about Relocation Support working for SA Health can be found here.


  • DHS Working With Children Check (WWCC)
  • 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 (direct contact with blood or body substances)

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 Ref: 850481

Closing Date for Applications: Thursday 18th April 2024, 11.55pm
Name of Contact Person: Deb Clements
Telephone Number of Contact Person: (08) 869 3000 or (08) 8628 2399