Executive Director, Nursing and Midwifery (H23_4421)

The new Executive Director Nursing and Midwifery for Hospitals North, Tasmania, will enjoy an enviable lifestyle in a clean, safe and welcoming environment in Tasmania’s second largest city. Launceston’s location in the picturesque Tamar Valley is home to excellent vineyards, restaurants, gourmet food producers and farmers’ markets.

Launceston boasts relatively affordable real estate, stress-free commuting, a quality education system and all the services you would expect. Launceston is one of Australia’s oldest cities featuring Colonial and Victorian architecture, public parks and the stunning Cataract gorge only a short walk from the CBD. It serves as a hub for easy access to Tasmania’s spectacular Wilderness World Heritage Areas including the Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair and Walls of Jerusalem National Parks.

Hospitals North Tasmania encompasses Launceston General Hospital and eight District Hospitals,
including: Deloraine, Campbelltown, Georgetown, St Helens, St Marys, Beaconsfield, Scottsdale and Flinders Island as well as two community health centres. Launceston General Hospital is a regional hospital with 450 beds providing most specialities and is an accredited teaching hospital University of Tasmania.

As the Executive Director, Nursing and Midwifery you will bring:

  • A track record of executive clinical leadership in a major healthcare setting
  • A vision for a well-structured Nursing and Midwifery workforce with good clinical governance, clinical
    excellence and patient outcomes
  • The energy and motivation to inspire others in continuous improvement and innovation
    As the principal Nursing and Midwifery advisor within Hospitals North, you will provide leadership in developing, fostering and supporting a professional culture aligned to the organisation’s values, while promoting and supporting nursing and midwifery clinical excellence through education, professional development, and research.
  • You will be an experienced nursing leader with a track record of successful operational achievement in a tertiary public healthcare environment. You will possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and be recognised for your collaborative style, and your ability to inspire to manage change while championing outstanding patient care.
  • You will be registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia as a Registered Nurse.

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 31st of May 2023

The reference number to include in your application is H23_4421

For a confidential discussion, please contact Principal Consultant:

Phillip Best
M: +61 (0) 432 173 611
E. pbest@hardygroupintl.com