• Yorke and Northern Local Health Network, Peterborough
  • Salary $121,537 – $126,970 p.a. – Ongoing Full Time – RN/M3
  • Job Sharing will be considered


A fantastic leadership opportunity is now available for an experienced Registered Nurse to join our dedicated management team as Nurse Unit Manager.

As Nurse Unit Manager, you will use your clinical knowledge and experience to provide the pivotal coordination of patient care delivery within Peterborough Soldiers Memorial Hospital.

The main focus of the role is the line management, coordination and leadership of nursing/midwifery and/or multi-disciplinary team activities to achieve continuity and quality of patient/client care and outcomes.

Please refer to the job pack below for more information on the position and essential minimum requirements.

A career in the Yorke and Northern Local Health Network offers many great lifestyle benefits, including diverse job prospects and the opportunity to fast track your skills and career, not to mention your choice of scenery from farm, ocean, vineyards and the Southern Flinders ranges. View the below videos for more information about working for Yorke and Northern Local Health Network

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

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.


  • 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.

Applications close: 6 May 2024

For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref:849250.

Bonnie-Jo Tavian
Executive Officer/Director of Nursing Peterborough Hospital
Phone: 8651 0400
E-mail: Bonnie-Jo.Tavian@sa.gov.au

Closing Date for Applications: 6 May 2024
Name of Contact Person: Bonnie-Jo Tavian
Telephone Number of Contact Person: 8651 0400