Director of Nursing – Korumburra
Gippsland Southern Health Service

Gippsland Southern Health Service (GSHS) is a major provider of healthcare in the South Gippsland Shire. With two main acute facilities based at Leongatha and Korumburra and two community health centres at Mirboo North and Tarwin Lower, GSHS offers a broad range of specialist, general, acute, subacute, ambulatory, residential aged care and community services.

GSHS are currently seeking a highly motivated and experienced nursing professional to join the team. Reporting to the Executive Director of Nursing, this position has operational responsibility for the effective service delivery of nursing services at the Korumburra campus. A key objective of this position is to oversee the provision of patient centred care through effective and efficient leadership, active participation and competent business practice.

To meet the requirements for the role you will hold current APHRA registration and relevant tertiary level qualifications and:

  • Possess the knowledge and experience to engender a culture of person centred care
  • Have proven experience in quality, safety and risk management systems and processes
  • Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills
  • A leadership style that is strong, energetic and promotes a positive workplace culture

If you have the background and skills for this challenging role then we would like to hear from you. For more information about this exciting opportunity please visit our website at:

or contact Jo Lowday on: 0400158155.  To make an application you will be required to submit: a Cover Letter incorporating a response to the Key Selection Criteria, your full CV and a completed HRS Application Form available on the HRS website. Applications can be made online or sent by email to:

Applications close: 23 September 2018