Occupation Profile – Nursing Clinical Director  – (ANZSCO 134212) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

ANZSCO Code134212
Occupations in this Group 134211 Medical Administrator (Aus) / Medical Superintendent (NZ)
134212 Nursing Clinical Director
134213 Primary Health Organisation Manager
134214 Welfare Centre Manager
134299 Health and Welfare Services Managers nec
DescriptionPlans, organises, directs, controls and coordinates nursing programs and clinical services in a hospital, aged care or other health service facility, maintains standards of nursing care, provides leadership to ensure an appropriately skilled nursing and midwifery workforce, and contributes to health service planning. Registration or licensing may be required.
Skill Level1
Alternative TitlesDirector of Nursing

Senior Nurse Manager

SpecialisationAssistant Director of Nursing
Deputy Director of Nursing
Executive Director of Nursing
Occupation ListMedium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
Tasks-providing overall direction and management for the service, facility, organisation or centre
-developing, implementing and monitoring procedures, policies and standards for medical, nursing, allied health and administrative staff
-coordinating and administering health and welfare programs and clinical services
-monitoring and evaluating resources devoted to health, welfare, recreation, housing, employment, training and other community facilities and centres
-controlling administrative operations such as budget planning, report preparation, expenditure on supplies, equipment and services
-liaising with other health and welfare providers, boards and funding bodies to discuss areas of health and welfare service cooperation and coordination
-advising government bodies about measures to improve health and welfare services and facilities
-representing the organisation in negotiations, and at conventions, seminars, public hearings and forums
-controlling selection, training and supervision of staff
Skills Assessment AuthorityAustralian Nursing & Midwifery Accreditation Council
Related Occupations



134211 Medical Administrator (Aus) / Medical Superintendent (NZ)
134213 Primary Health Organisation Manager
134214 Welfare Centre Manager
134299 Health and Welfare Services Managers nec
State Sponsorship Options Skilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) Sponsorship
Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489) Sponsorship
English RequirementsProficient English (e.g. IELTS: at least 7 in each skill)