Director of Nursing | Rockhampton

Director of Nursing | Rockhampton

Posted: 2019-02-11

Reference: 390187

An excellent opportunity has become available for a motivated senior clinical manager to join the management team at a private hospital in Rockhampton. 
As the DON you will be responsible for providing contemporary leadership, oversight and direction to all clinical services and associated employees in the following care disciplines:
  • General Medical and Rehabilitation
  • General Surgical
  • Oncology and Palliative Care
  • Perioperative Services (theatre complex and Day Surgery)
  • Maternity and Paediatrics
  • High Dependency Unit
  • Emergency Care Centre
  • Angiography Lab.


As the successful applicant, you will possess the following attributes:
  • Current registration with AHPRA;
  • Extensive clinical management experience in a comparable role, in particular the private sector;
  • Demonstrated knowledge of current practices and trends in organisational development, human resource management, and financial management;
  • Tertiary qualifications in health management, business or related disciplines;
  • Have the ability to undertake comprehensive clinical investigations;
  • Have experience in the management of change and growth;
  • Have proven financial acumen;
  • Have current knowledge and demonstrated experience in the application of Australian Council on Healthcare national standards;
  • Have strong interpersonal skills to develop and maintain rapport with clinicians and staff.


Hospital, located in Rockhampton, is a private facility offering a full range of medical, surgical and maternity services. Acute in-patient services include general medicine, general surgery, high dependency unit/coronary care unit, oncology and palliative care, rehabilitation, paediatrics, obstetrics, neonatal special care nursery, orthopaedic, oro-facio-maxillary surgery, ear nose and throat surgery, neurosurgery, gynaecology, plastic surgery, ophthalmology, a Cardiac Angiography Lab, and an Emergency Care Centre. Ambulatory and outreach services include day surgery, day chemotherapy, day rehabilitation, wound management, and specialist outreach clinics from tertiary centres.
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