District Director of Nursing and Midwifery (H22_4221)

The WA Country Health Service (WACHS) is the largest country health system in Australia and one of the biggest in the world, providing health services to approximately half a million people, including 45,000 Aboriginal people, over a vast two and a half million square kilometre area. The organisation comprises seven regions, with a strong network of public hospitals, health services and health centres located across rural and remote Western Australia. Our core business is the provision of quality, accessible health services to country WA residents and visitors.

WACHS is seeking to appoint an experienced and motivated person to provide high-level nursing clinical and leadership, management and governance within the West Pilbara District in partnership with staff and other health care providers and non-health agencies.

The District Director of Nursing and Midwifery will be responsible for providing support to the Regional Director of Nursing & Midwifery, Operations Manager and Regional Executive in developing and implementing the strategic directions for the Regional Health Network including progression of the health reform strategy, continuous quality improvement and improving patient safety.

To be a strong candidate for the role you will demonstrate:

  • Significant nursing management experience
  • Demonstrated professional leadership & governance
  • Clinical Leadership experience
  • A passion to live as part of, and contribute to, a vibrant region of Western Australia.

Reporting to the Operations Director of the WACHS Pilbara Region you will work in collaboration with the team to assist and provide service direction, service coordination and maintain clinical standards and patient safety.

For a confidential discussion and to learn more about this exciting opportunity please contact:

Rhodie Miller

(M) +61(0)422 816 557 (E) rmiller@hardygroupintl.com

Applications Close: Friday 11th November 2022