• Limestone Coast Local Health Network, Country Health Connect, Mount Gambier
  • Salary: $94,583 – $101,120 p.a. (pro rata) – RN/RM2A
  • Temp F/T or P/T positions available (part time hours to be negotiated) working up to 30/12/2022, over a 7 day roster

In this pivotal management position, you will provide support to the Nurse/Midwife Unit Manager in the leadership of nurses within the Country Health Connect service in Mount Gambier. Promoting continuity and consistency of care, you will contribute to the implementation of practice changes and undertake service management responsibilities. These will include performance management processes, recruitment, staffing, leave management, rostering, work allocation and attendance management, as well as financial and supplies planning and monitoring. Utilising your nursing/midwifery skills and knowledge, you will support and work collaboratively with less experienced members of the nursing team. Make a real difference and feel like an important part of the community. Being part of the Limestone Coast 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.

You will need to be registered or eligible for registration as a Nurse/Midwife by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia, and hold or be eligible to hold a current practicing certificate. With prior experience in management and leadership roles, you will be capable of giving supervision to student nurses, Enrolled Nurses and less experienced Registered Nurses and Midwives. You will use your effective communication, problem solving, conflict resolution and negotiation skills to maintain a cohesive multidisciplinary team and resolve local or immediate nursing/midwifery care problems.

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.

In addition to the annual salary package we also offer salary sacrifice benefits, employer superannuation contributions and leave loading.

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).

COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement under the Public Health Act 2011 (Healthcare Setting Workers Vaccination) (COVID-19) to work in SA Health/health care setting.

For more information about the role please refer to the Job Pack provided below. Job ref: 797659

 797659 – Associate Nurse,Midwife Unit Manager (Community Nursing – Mt Gambier) amended (2).pdf


For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 797659

Closing Date for Applications: 14 August 2022
Name of Contact Person: Loren Jenkins
Telephone Number of Contact Person: 0428 111 835