You will provide strategic and operational leadership, governance and direction for nursing/midwifery staff at Kingston Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital.

  • Limestone Coast Local Health Network, Kingston Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital, Kingston South East
  • Indicative Total Remuneration: $153,324 – Perm F/T – RN/RM6.2

You will provide strategic and operational leadership, governance and direction for the nursing/midwifery services at Kingston Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital. The focus of your role will be the development and implementation of frameworks and systems within which nursing/midwifery employees practice. You will also be responsible for monitoring and evaluating clinical practice and service delivery standards. As an expert nursing manager practicing at an advanced level, you will have an extended scope of practice and a high degree of autonomous decision making. Ensuring effective systems are in place to support, evaluate and consistently improve nursing/midwifery practice and healthy work environments, you will strive for the provision of high quality and cost effective health services within your span of control. The South East region is home to the picturesque coastal towns of Kingston and Robe, approximately three and a half hours’ drive from Adelaide.  Along with outstanding national parks in the region, there are safe beaches for recreational fishing and water sports. The nearby Mount Benson and Cape Jaffa wine regions produce world-class wines. Kingston is the ideal location for being part of a friendly community and experiencing real work-life balance.

You will be registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and hold a current practicing certificate. In addition, you will have substantial senior experience and responsibility in management including personnel, finance and strategic planning and leadership. A confident leader who can deal with a range of activities concurrently, you will bring the ability to create and manage change within a dynamic healthcare environment.

The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including 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 compliant immunisation screening.

Suitably qualified Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are strongly encouraged to apply and will be given preference as a special/equal opportunity measure under section 8(1) of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth), and sections 34(2) and 56(2) of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 (SA).

For more information about the role please refer to the Job Pack provided below. Job ref: 763671

763671 – Executive Officer, Director of Nursing & Midwifery – Kingston Soldiers Memorial Hospital.pdf


Applications close: 23/7/2021

For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 763671

Closing Date for Applications: 23/7/2021
Name of Contact Person: Paul Bullen
Telephone Number of Contact Person: Phone: 08 8721 1200
Email: paul.bullen@sa.gov.au