Leading great care

The Chief Nursing and Midwifery Office continues to partner with the University of Notre Dame Australia to provide a Graduate Certificate in Nursing Leadership and Management. The Leading Great Care Program was developed with frontline leaders in mind.

To be eligible, an applicant must be currently employed in a position that is SRN 3 and above (ANF Award or equivalent) or have consistently been acting into this position. Preference will be given to WA Health employees, but other applicants may be considered. 

The Leading Great Care program assists the SRN to further develop and enrich their professional expertise in leadership, management, change management and quality care provision.

The program consists of:

  • four units available on the university Black Board
  • dedicated study days to attend Master Classes
  • workplace relevant assessments.


The aim of this initiative is to invest, support and financially assist frontline leaders to undertake a postgraduate qualification in leadership and management.


  • Generously subsidised* opportunity for our staff (university fees).*Conditions apply
  • Exit with a formal postgraduate qualification.
  • Access to study leave to attend Master Classes.
  • Multi-modal delivery (internal face to face and on-line materials).
  • Dedicated coordinator to provide support and assistance with assessments.

Application Process

Applications for the 2020program will open: 2 September 2019

Applications will close: 1 October 2019 at 4pm (WST)

Apply now

The link to the application system above will only work during the application dates.

Further Information

Email: NMO.leadinggreatcare@health.wa.gov.au
Phone: (08) 9222 6414

Last reviewed: 27-08-2019
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Chief Nursing and Midwifery Office