Overview

  • Northern Adelaide Local Health Network, Lyell McEwin Hospital, Elizabeth Vale – Surgical Specialities & Anaesthetics
  • Total Indicative Remuneration: $159,749 p.a. – RN/M5.2; – Permanent Full-Time  

The Nursing Director will provide strategic, operational and corporate management and leadership to nursing/midwifery staff.

The Nursing Director will also provide corporate management of nursing/midwifery services for Surgical Specialties & Anaesthetic nursing services across the Northern Adelaide Local Health Network (NALHN). In this role, you will accept accountability for the governance and practice standards of nurses/midwives; the development and effectiveness of systems to support, evaluate and consistently improve nursing/midwifery practice and healthy work environments, and the cost effective provision of health services within their span of appointment.

The Nursing Director will provide professional, operational or corporate leadership of nursing/midwifery activities to achieve continuity and quality of service in the division; oversee the standards of nursing and midwifery clinical practice; integrate and evaluate models of care; build a culture which is patient/client centred and where patient/client engagement is encouraged and develop and implement strategies for effective patient flow.

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

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.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.  Job Ref: 770148

770148 – Nursing Director RN5.2 Division of Surgical Specialities and Anaesthesia – Job Pack.pdf

Applications close: 24 September 2021

For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 770148

Closing Date for Applications: 24 September 2021
Name of Contact Person: Heather Saunders
Telephone Number of Contact Person: (08) 8182 9233
Heather.Saunders@sa.gov.au