Associate Director of Nursing

Job Details
Department: International Recruitment Program
Work Type: Ongoing - full time or part time
Job Function: Nursing and Aged Care
Classification: See Advertisement
Work Location: Swan Hill - Mallee area
Reference: VG/IRP/SHDH/1748357
Closing Date: 08-Oct-2023
Salary Range: See Advertisement
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: ADON Nursing Supervisor Feb 22.doc (Word, 217KB)

Contact: Ann Conway

Position Details

Associate Director Of Nursing

Permanent Full-time or Part-time Negotiable

Swan Hill District Health are seeking applications from Experienced Registered Nurses with a strong critical care background and the ability to troubleshoot any clinical acuity issues.

An Emergency, Theatre, Dialysis, Oncology, Midwifery, Acute, or ICU background is highly desired.

About the role:

You will be required to co-ordinate the provision of safe, effective, evidence based and person centered care throughout the hospital during rostered shifts. This includes a bed management and patient flow function to ensure timely and appropriate allocation of beds including acceptance of patient transfers to SHDH in the context of patient acuity, nursing resource availability and capacity.

The successful applicant is required to:

· Monitor work practices and management strategies

· Increase efficiency and effectiveness within nursing services

· Manage nursing resources

· Maintain appropriate information flow throughout organisation

· Practice excellent leadership, people and communication skills


· Current AHPRA Registration

· Current National Police Check & Working with Children's Check

· Complete COVID Vaccinations & 2022 Flu Vaccination, Serology evidence of immunisation status

About us: Swan Hill District Health is a 143 bed (including Aged Care), fully integrated rural public health facility servicing a greater community of around 35,000 people. Our vision at, Swan Hill District Health, is to provide clear, connected care, best experience for our community

SHDH is a compassionate, family friendly employer where every employee is a valued team member. Inclusive of a perfect work/life balance, SHDH also provides:

  • A dynamic workplace
  • Discounted Corporate gym memberships
  • Free onsite car parking
  • Professional Development opportunities
  • Salary Sacrifice/Packaging
  • Employee Assistance Program

To apply for this position: email the completed Application for Employment form, Cover letter, CV and response to the key selection criteria to

You will find the full position description containing the key selection criteria & application for employment form in the attached documents. Swan Hill District Health reserves the right to commence interview immediately upon receipt of applications.

Enquiries about this role should be directed to Kate Anderson, DDON - Operations & Projects Title, Ph: (03) 5033 9988 or E:

Closing date: 8 October 2023

Swan Hill District Health is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We welcome applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people with disability.

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