Director of Nursing (Campbell Town) (512458)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Oct 10, 2020
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

The Tasmanian Health Service is an innovative and dynamic organisation dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of our community. We are committed to providing the highest levels of healthcare and services.

Hours/Period of Appointment

Permanent, full time, day work working 76 hours per fortnight to commence as soon as possible. Notwithstanding hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant.

Note: This selection process may be used to fill casual roles if applicable.


Lead and manage a range of inpatient/residential/community based services provided from the relevant rural health facility including the management of resources; and undertake a leadership role in ensuring that clinical and support services/infrastructure meet quality and safety standards and are in accordance with Tasmanian Health Service (THS) performance objectives and community expectations.
Facilitate the development and maintenance of strong communication links within the Agency and with other government and non-government agencies, community health service providers and other key groups and consumers regarding health service priorities.

Location: Campbell Town Health and Community Service, Campbell Town

Essential Requirements

  • Registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia as a Registered Nurse.
  • The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer. *The following checks are to be conducted:
1. Conviction checks in the following areas:
a) Crimes of Violence
b) Sex Related Offences
c) Serious Drug Offences
d) Crimes involving dishonesty

2. Identification check

3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

*as required by CHSP, occupants of this role are required to undertake a conviction check assessment every three years

Desirable Requirements

  • Relevant post graduate qualifications.
  • Current Driver’s Licence.

In order to be considered for this position it is a requirement that you address the selection criteria which are located in the Statement of Duties.

Download the Statement of Duties and Associated Documents

(image) 512458, 504533, 504588, 507406 Director of Nursing G8-2 (September 2020) HPRNL.pdf
(image) 512458, 504533, 504588, 507406 Director of Nursing G8-2 (September 2020) HPRNL.docx
(image) THS Jobs Website Applicant Guide.pdf
(image) THS Jobs Website Applicant Guide.docx

How to apply

Online applications are preferred, please click the blue Apply Now button. If you apply online please do not send a hard copy application as well.


Complete the following application form and email your application to the listed contact person including the below form:
(image) Application for Employment (PDF).pdf
(image) Application for Employment (Word).docx


Post your application with the above application form to:
Tasmanian Health Service
Human Resources and Organisational Development
PO Box 1963

For more information

Fiona Young
Nursing Director - Primary Health North
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (03) 6777 4500

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