About our company

Where we came from?

BSS Nursing Agency was established in 2016 by Ken Pfukwa a registered mental health nurse and health sector Senior Manager who saw a missing link in the industry. The agency was started in Ballarat and relocated to Melbourne in 2018 and BSS Nursing Agency is now operating in New Zealand and Australia.

BSS Nursing Agency offers Full time, Part-time and Casual staff across Australia and New Zealand

BSS Nursing Agency is a 100% Australia-owned business run by nurses with over 20 years health sector experience with most of it being at very Senior Management Level.

We specialise in providing staff to the public and private sector and not for profit organisations to cover unplanned and planned absence. BSS Nursing Agency has supported providers during Covid Outbreaks by supplying them with staff who are capable of working in such environments.

Our team also secure jobs for nurses, midwives and allied health professionals from Canada, United States of America, United Kingdom, Ireland, Middle East, South Africa and many other countries. BSS prides itself in providing professional and flexible staff who can work within Regional and Metropolitan areas.

We have the following staff available:

  • Registered General Nurses
  • Mental Health Nurses
  • Registered Midwives
  • Physiotherapists
  • Psychologists
  • Social Workers
  • Personal Care Assistants
  • Enrolled Nurses

Meet the team

Ken Pfukwa
Executive Director of Operations | Founder

Ken is a Mental Health Nurse trained in the UK and he completed his Bsc Mental Health in 2001 at Coventry University, he also completed Msc Public Health and Health Management from University of New South Wales.

Ken has extensive health sector experience having worked for the largest health care provider as a Nurse Unit Manager and as a Director of Nursing in Regional Victoria as well as in metropolitan Melbourne. Quite recently, Ken was working as a Group Regional Care Manager for Victoria. Ken has also led teams which have successfully gone through Aged Care Accreditation and the Public Hospitals Accreditation. He is also an Associate Fellow of Australasian College of Health Service Management. Ken’s experience and leadership skills will enable him to further improve BSS Nursing Agency to be market leaders.

Adelle Pfukwa
Executive Director People and Culture

Adelle is a UK trained General Nurse who qualified from Coventry University in 2001 with a Bsc General Nursing and recently completed a Msc in Public Health. Adelle has worked within the NHS as an ICU nurse and Community Nurse. In Australia she has worked with local council, rehabilitation, surgical, medical, palliative care and orthopaedic nursing. She has also worked as a Senior Nurse Consultant leading the Rehabilitation and Aged Care in a large public hospital. Adelle brings a wealth of clinical experience which will allow her to support the BSS team.