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Clinical Governance Manager

EL1 ($125,047 - $142,618)
Digital Strategy Division > Organisation Leadership
Brisbane, Canberra, Sydney

Closing - 7 Oct 2022

Division Overview

Digital strategy – responsible for national digital health design and strategy, underpinned by strong clinical governance and digital health standards.

Primary purpose of position

As the Clinical Governance Manager, you will have a comprehensive understanding of clinical governance, health service delivery, and a commitment to continuous improvement including an ability to pioneer new ways of thinking, in for example system safety thinking.

The Clinical Governance Manager will work with a high degree of independence, in implementing clinical governance in a digital health context, across multiple work areas, through the provision of expert advice. In so doing the position will influence and support internal and external stakeholders in the application of the Agency’s Clinical Governance Framework, and demonstrate alignment with the Agency Establishment Rule (PGPA) 2016. Confident stakeholder management and communications skills will be required.

Highly desirable is a strong understanding of health service delivery, a tertiary qualification in a clinical discipline, and a post graduate qualification in health service management.

The Clinical Governance Manager will lead by example in upholding a team culture of professionalism, collaboration, and continuous improvement.

The position description can be viewed here (PDF, 208.08 KB).

For queries relating to the responsibilities of the role please contact Liz Keen via [email protected].

Essential requirements

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance at a level designated by the Agency on request.
  • Australian Citizenship is a condition of eligibility
  • Ability to obtain and maintain national police check

Qualifications

Highly desirable

  • Tertiary qualification in a clinical discipline
  • Post-graduate certificate or higher in health service management and/or clinical governance Experience in the health sector with a sound understanding of health service delivery

Desirable

  • Eligibility for AHPRA registration within clinical field of study
  • Experience in a digital health environment

Notes

Digital Health is committed to diversity and inclusion. We welcome applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, women, people with disability, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, those who identify as LGBTIQ, mature aged employees and carers.

To support our diverse workforce, the Agency is pleased to offer flexible working options to our team members, which includes opportunities for an agreed amount of work performed at home and varied work hours.

Pool of Merit: Applications rated as suitable will be placed in a pool of merit that may be used to fill similar positions throughout the Agency for up to 18 months.

Application

The position maybe filled in Brisbane, Sydney, or Canberra. To apply please click on the relevant link below and submit your resume and a cover letter of no more than 2 pages outlining your relevant experience within the context of the five relevant duties as outlined in the position description: Leadership and Accountability, Management Diversity and Span, Job Context and Environment, Independency and Decision-making, and Stakeholder Management.

Closing date: Applications for this position will close on 7 October 2022 at 11:00pm (AEST)

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