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Executive Director of Nursing and Midwifery

Executive/Management Roles

Posted: 7 Oct 2021

Location: Central West QLD

As the Executive Director of Nursing and Midwifery Services (EDNMS) with Central West Heath (CWH), you will set yourself up for the future and achieve career-defining goals in just 12 months.

Every­thing you can imag­ine and more, is with­in reach.

Our diverse and reward­ing work envi­ron­ment is as unique and dynam­ic as Cen­tral West Queens­land itself. 

Our far-reach­ing health­care ser­vice cov­ers almost 23 per cent of Queens­land, encom­pass­es sev­en local gov­ern­ment areas, and reach­es 18 unique and live­ly communities.

Your oppor­tu­ni­ty
Pro­vide lead­er­ship, strate­gic focus, author­i­ta­tive and expert advice on a wide range of pro­fes­sion­al and pol­i­cy issues to the Health Ser­vice Chief Exec­u­tive (HSCE) and the board, mem­bers of the Exec­u­tive Team, and oth­er rel­e­vant stake­hold­ers, on all mat­ters in rela­tion to nurs­ing and mid­wifery and be account­able for the gov­er­nance of the nursing/​midwifery pro­fes­sion­al practice.

Take the chal­lenge to be inspired, and to strength­en and nur­ture the resource­ful­ness and resilience of our remote nurs­es and mid­wives — lead­ing the fur­ther devel­op­ment of a teach­ing a learn­ing cul­ture and improv­ing patient out­comes and experiences

At the end of your term, we guar­an­tee you will fin­ish ahead of your peers and be high­ly com­pet­i­tive hav­ing completed:

  • a rur­al and remote post­ing inte­grat­ing pri­ma­ry and acute care
  • an aca­d­e­m­ic appoint­ment with James Cook Uni­ver­si­ty (JCU).

What Cen­tral West HHS can offer
Your valu­able con­tri­bu­tion will be well remu­ner­at­ed with a com­pet­i­tive full-time pack­age of up to $17,539 p.m.; up to 12.75% employ­er super­an­nu­a­tion con­tri­bu­tion; 17.5% annu­al leave load­ing. Addi­tion­al ben­e­fits include:

  • Bal­anced work arrangements
  • Accom­mo­da­tion
  • Salary pack­ag­ing
  • Career train­ing & development
  • Pro­fes­sion­al devel­op­ment leave
  • Employ­ee Assis­tance Program

This posi­tion is a Vac­ci­na­tion Pre­ventable Dis­ease (VPD) risk role. It is an employ­ment con­di­tion to be and remain vac­ci­nat­ed against measles, mumps, rubel­la, hepati­tis B, vari­cel­la, per­tus­sis, influen­za and Covid-19. Evi­dence of immu­ni­ty will need to be provided.

If you are a vision­ary but also pre­pared to roll up your sleeves, apply to be the EDN­MS at CWH today. 


For more infor­ma­tion and to apply, please vis­it: https://​smartjobs​.qld​.gov​.au/j…