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Peninsula Health
Reference Number 28517
Position Title Executive Director Medical Services & Clinical Governance (Chief Medical Officer)
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Location Frankston Hospital
Advertisement text • A highly visible position at a significant time of growth
• Lead change and reform in the sector
• Driven, supportive, inspirational leadership

Peninsula Health provides world class healthcare across the Frankston and Mornington Peninsula region. As the major public health service for the area, care is provided for residents from birth through end of life including emergency medicine, intensive care, obstetrics and gynaecology, rehabilitation, oncology, mental health, aged care, community health and care in the home. With proposed developments and growth in many areas including teaching and research, the workforce of almost 6000 staff is expected to expand over the next ten years. Peninsula Health provides person-centred care that is delivered with integrity, compassion, respect and excellence. Working closely with partners including universities, industry associations and community, Peninsula Health is creating a culture with a focus on health and wellbeing, support and innovation.

The Executive Director Medical Services & Clinical Governance (Chief Medical Officer) will report directly to the Chief Executive and will provide professional and clinical leadership of the medical workforce across Peninsula Health while contributing to building a supportive, inclusive and highly driven culture. As the clinical public face of the organisation, the role will actively lead the delivery of the strategic plan and establish a framework to deliver on the educational strategy of the organisation. The role will also be responsible for pharmacy, radiology, pathology, quality and clinical governance, infection control, medical work force planning and will play a key role in driving an innovative research portfolio.

As a qualified Medical Practitioner, with additional tertiary qualifications in leadership and administrative management, the Executive Director Medical Services & Clinical Governance (Chief Medical Officer) will ideally have experience as a Medical Director and Executive Administrator. Strong stakeholder engagement will be key to the success of this role in order to lead change and reform in the sector. Additional key attributes will include the ability to provide empowering leadership, be an active member of a supportive executive team, demonstrate compassion, integrity, respect for all and a genuine passion for achieving the best outcomes for staff, consumers and the community.

To play a key leadership role during a time of significant change and growth at Peninsula Health, please contact Amanda Armstrong for a confidential discussion.
Selection Criteria
Contact Person Amanda Armstrong
Contact Number 0466 614 950
Alternate Contact Person Meagan Downie Knowles
Alternate Contact Number 0401919525
Closing Date 23/06/2021
Position Description Executive Director Medical Services & Clinical Gov.pdf