• Flinders and Upper North Local Health Network, Roxby Downs
  • Salary: $36.65 – $50.01 per hour + 25% casual loading – RN/M1
  • Casual (up to 31st December 2024) 

The Role

The Registered Nurse provides nursing and/or midwifery services in health service settings. Employees working within this level develop from novice practitioners to a proficient level of professional practice. They consolidate knowledge and skills and develop in capability through continuous professional development and experience. An employee at this level accepts accountability for his or her own standards of nursing/midwifery care and for activities delegated to others.


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

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


  • DHS Working With Children Check (WWCC)
  • 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: 868761

Please refer to the job pack below for more detailed information on the position, responsibilities and qualifications.

The Region

When you join our dynamic workforce in the Flinders and Upper North Local Health Network, you will escape the hustle and bustle of city life and be able to take advantage of the endless possibilities for adventure, relaxation, recreation and sightseeing. In the Flinders and Upper North region you can experience cultural diversity, outback locations and regional city conveniences, whilst working to improve the community’s health outcomes and wellbeing.

View the below for more information about working for Flinders and Upper North Local Health Network.

FUNLHN Information Page.pdf

Looking for a change in scenery? – Nursing

Roxby Downs Health Service is part of the Flinders and Upper North Local Health Network. Our health service is situated approximately 250kms north of Port Augusta. We have an accident and emergency service and general medical services as well as regular visits by a range of providers of health services.

The Hawker Memorial Hospital provides medical and surgical hospital services ranging from in-hospital care for adults and children and aged care beds. Medical and surgical services and a range of allied health services are provided by visiting practitioners.

Closing Date for Applications: 31 December 2024, 11.55pm
Name of Contact Person: Lisa Cleaver
Telephone Number of Contact Person: 08 8671 9020