- Caboolture Hospital, Metro North Health
- Caboolture, QLD
Employment Type: Full-time
Location: Caboolture, QLD
Application Close Date: 29/11/2023
Where you’ll be working
Moreton Bay has been home to the Kabi Kabi, Jinibara and Turrbal peoples for thousands of years. Today, with a population of almost 500,000, Moreton Bay is one of the largest and fastest growing council areas in Australia.
From pristine coastal villages and rural townships to bustling urban spaces and thriving business precincts, Moreton Bay is a naturally beautiful place to live, work and visit. With an average year-round temperature of 21-29 degrees C, we enjoy at least 300 days of sunshine each year. A region of natural beauty, it boasts access to the iconic waters of Moreton Bay (the region’s namesake) and the D’Aguilar mountain range. There are extensive waterways, wetlands and bushland with an abundance of wildlife.
Whether you love biking, bushwalking, the adventure of 4×4, a beach or country lifestyle or just kicking back fishing – Moreton Bay region has something for you.
About the Role
As the DMS, you will work with a multi-disciplinary executive team, supported by a FRACMA qualified Deputy Director Medical Services and be responsible for the medical leadership, clinical and medical workforce governance of the Caboolture and Kilcoy Hospitals and Woodford Correctional Services, Directorate pharmacy services and Health Information Management.
All while working within a large collegiate team of Fellow Medical Administrators across Metro North Hospital and Health Service. As an active member of the Caboolture, Kilcoy and Woodford Directorate Executive, the DMS is responsible for ensuring that the medical services provided within the Directorate are delivered to the highest professional and ethical standards.
This role presents the opportunity for you to lead and influence the maturation of an emerging Directorate that is expanding services to meet the demands of a rapidly growing population. From expanding emergency and urgent care, paediatric, gastroenterology and maturation of key sub-specialist medical capabilities through to development of dedicated, onsite specialist geriatric and palliative care and orthopaedic services, the opportunities to positively contribute are limitless.
The ideal candidate for this role will be an experienced Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators with significant medical leadership capability and experience and a passion to ensure the delivery of high-quality clinical services to a growing community being served by a recently expanded hospital facility. Being part of a broader experienced pool of Medical Administration Fellows also offers the unique opportunity to become a part of the MNHHS Medical Administration peer supported community.
If you wish to join the MNHHS team as the Director Medical Services, Caboolture, Kilcoy & Woodford Directorate in Queensland visit https://smartjobs.qld.gov.au/jobs/QLD-CAB525631 to review the Role Description and submit your application utilising the Medical CV template provided by COB 29th November 2023. Quote Job Ad reference: CAB525631.
For further information please contact the Chief Medical Officer Metro North Health, Dr Elizabeth Rushbrook 0419 962594 or A/Executive Director Caboolture, Kilcoy and Woodford Directorate, Metro North Hospital and Health Service, Alanna Geary (07) 5433 8608.
Applications close: 29 November 2023