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Director of Nursing & Midwifery / Nursing/Midwifery Advisor – Regional Director

Job Description

Senior Professional Officer 2 (Remuneration Package Range $169,251 - $184,320)
Nurse Level 7 (Remuneration Package Range $184,458 - $191,012)
East Arnhem Mental Health, Alcohol and Other Drugs, Social Emotional Wellbeing Services
Fixed vacancy for 2 years available in Nhulunbuy

Selection will be made at the SP2 or N7 level depending on the experience/qualifications of the successful applicant.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced professional with a passion for regional and remote mental health care provision to live and work in a unique and wonderful region of the Northern Territory? You will have a unique opportunity to make a positive impact on the mental health and wellbeing of Territorians across a large geographical area.

NT Health is seeking an experienced and appropriately skilled professional to join the team as Regional Director for the East Arnhem Mental Health, Alcohol and Other Drugs, Social Emotional Wellbeing Unit. The Director will drive high level leadership and clinical governance, ensuring adherence to mental health standards and legislative frameworks. The role is also pivotal in the strategic development, coordination, collaboration and integration of services across the region, ensuring services are culturally appropriate. You will lead a dynamic team of clinical and non-clinical staff to deliver contemporary, innovative and responsive services to clients across the East Arnhem Region.

The unit provides acute and sub-acute care to clients across the Region, which has a predominantly Aboriginal population of approximately 14,000 people across 11 remote communities and multiple homelands/outstations.

The role requires regular outreach visits to Groote Eylandt, to provide support to staff who are based on Island, and to meet with stakeholders as required.

This role is based in the beautiful seaside town of Nhulunbuy, on the Gove Peninsula in the Northern Territory. Nhulunbuy is a fantastic place to live, learn and work. It is known for its pristine natural and marine environment, spectacular scenery, Aboriginal art and culture, and some of the best beaches in Australia. Click on the link to explore East Arnhem: Arnhem Land | Northern Territory, Australia

Through growing your career in the Territory you will be offered a competitive salary, salary packaging, 6 weeks annual recreational leave and other remote area incentives such as freight allowance, relocation support, accommodation and two return fares to Darwin annually.

For further information about this vacancy please contact Mary-Clare Arkcoll on 08 8987 0321 or 

Quote vacancy number: 15920
Closing date: 27/02/2024

Applications should consist of a one-page summary sheet, resume / CV and copies of relevant qualifications.

For a copy of the Job Description or to view career opportunities in the Northern Territory Government please visit 

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