Working closely with the Executive Director, Chief Medical Officer and Healthcare Regulation Branch, you will provide operational and strategic leadership and expert advice on medical workforce and governance frameworks and issues for Queensland Health.
You will lead and develop regulation for health professionals involved in the management, use and misuse of medicines and scheduled substances, including medicinal cannabis.
You will represent the Chief Health Officer on relevant committees, make administrative decisions as delegate and engage with a broad range of internal and external clinicians and health professionals to contribute to reform and improve compliance.
Remuneration will be dependent on qualifications, skills and experience.
The successful person
You will have:
The Department of Health is responsible for the overall management of the public health system in Queensland. We are an organisation that strongly believes in the need to work with people who value the goals of our organisation and who will thrive in our workplace. Working at the Department of Health is about making a difference.
The Prevention Division leads and sets the direction for improving the health of all Queenslanders through the prevention of disease, protection of health, and promotion of wellbeing.
Benefits of working with the Department of Health:
By joining the Department of Health you will work within a fast-paced, challenging and supportive environment where every employee plays a critical role in our ongoing success. You will enjoy a variety of benefits, including:
To apply for this exciting opportunity, please submit your resume and a cover letter (maximum 2 pages) outlining your skills and experience relevant for this role.
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