Chief executive officer (CEO)

Pika Wiya Health Service Aboriginal Corporation

Pika Wiya Health Service Aboriginal Corporation provides a primary health care service for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities in Port Augusta. It  also has clinics at Davenport, Copley and Nepabunna and provides services to the communities of Quorn, Hawker, Marree, Lyndhurst and Belta.

Closing date: 

2am, 15 April 2015


Port Augusta
South Australia

Job category: 

  • Executive

Type of vacancy: 

Full time
Temporary contract (up to three years)

Salary and conditions: 

Excellent salary package available

Relocation assistance negotiable

Generous salary sacrificing under PBI

Job description/overview: 

The CEO will be responsible for the efficient and effective planning, budgeting, management and administration of all aspects of the organisation. The position will carry the day-to-day responsibility and accountability of the organisation through implementing the broad direction of the organisation’s business plan and, in conjunction with the board, develop and implement a long-range strategic plan.  

The successful candidate will possess:

  • outstanding leadership and communication skills
  • a deep understanding of Aboriginal culture and community
  •  a sound knowledge of Aboriginal health issues
  • strong business acumen.
  • experience in management at the CEO/senior executive

Aboriginal people are strongly encouraged to apply.

Applications will close strictly at MIDDAY on Wednesday, 15 April 2015. No late applications will be accepted, unless pre-arranged.

Contact person and how to apply: 

For further information about the position please contact Dianne Jacobs, HR consultant, on 0488 529 220.

For a copy of the ‘Job and person specification’ and ‘Guidelines for applicants’, please email: Dianne Jacobs at

All applications must adhere to the guidelines and be emailed to:

More information: 

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