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Deputy Director of Medical Services

Deputy Director of Medical Services

Company: Metro North Hospital and Health Service, Queensland Health
Location: QLD
Job Type: Full-time
Job Status: Sourcing
Date Posted: 30/10/2019
Job Contact:

Dr Lance Le Ray

(07) 5433 8608

The Deputy Director of Medical Services reports to the Executive Director/Director of Medical Services. In conjunction with the Executive Director/Director of Medical Services and the Service Line Directors is responsible for ensuring that the medical services provided by the Caboolture and Kilcoy Hospitals and Woodford Corrections Health Service are delivered to the highest professional and ethical standards. The position is a member of the Hospital’s Executive Team.

Metro North Hospital and Health Service is the biggest and most diverse Hospital and Health Service in Queensland, delivering the best care by the brightest healthcare professionals.
Two of our five hospitals – Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital (RBWH) and The Prince Charles Hospital (TPCH) – are tertiary/quaternary referral hospitals, providing state-wide super specialty services, such as heart and lung transplantation and burns treatment. Redcliffe and Caboolture are major secondary hospitals, and Kilcoy is a regional community hospital.

This is your opportunity to join the dedicated team of professionals at Metro North Health and be part of a world-class, dynamic and growing health service that embraces technology, excellence in health care, teaching, research and empowering our people to be the best in serving our community.

About the Role

  • Provide expect advice and direction to clinical leaders and executives in resolving complex, clinical, medico-legal, ethical and operational challenges.
  • Oversee processes that attract and retain the medical workforce: recruitment, appointment commencement, induction, credential and define scope of practice, and roster and to ensure that staff have a clear understanding of role accountabilities, governance systems and culture.
  • Provide leadership, direction and development of the safety, quality and patient experience services to Caboolture, Kilcoy and Woodford Directorate including Patient Flow.
  • Ensure that programs are in place that develop the teaching and clinical supervision skills of individuals within the facility to support continuity in the organisation’s ability to effectively train and teach medical staff.


Job ad reference number: CAB327493.                  Close date: 18/11/19.

Find out about the role in more detail and how to apply in the attached Role Description.

Why work for us?

We offer rewarding career opportunities across a wide range of clinical and non-clinical areas across our health service and pride ourselves on providing a work environment that is safe, satisfying, flexible, and promotes a healthy work-life balance.

As a Metro North employee you will benefit from a higher than standard employer contribution to Superannuation of up to 12.75%, access to salary packaging, flexible working arrangements and competitive salary rates with annual incremental increases.

We are committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace for our people and our community. We encourage people of all genders, races, ages and abilities to apply for roles within our Health Service.

Please apply online via https://smartjobs.qld.gov.au/jobs/QLD-CAB327493


If the information requested in the ‘how to apply’ section is not provided, plus the mandatory requirement for all curriculum vitaes in the standard template (as attached), you may not meet requirements for further consideration of your application.

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