Manager Camperdown & Lismore Community Health

Time for a lifestyle change? Join a workplace that’s friendly & welcoming!! Located on the beautiful Great South Coast, South West Healthcare offers a comprehensive range of medical, surgical and psychiatric services. The Warrnambool campus has recently undergone a major capital redevelopment and is considered one of the most modern and technologically advanced health services in regional Australia. South West Healthcare is the major clinical and specialist referral centre for South West Victoria. The organisation serves a catchment in excess of 110,000 and comprises of a total of 282 beds (216 acute, 36 aged care and 30 mental health) and an extensive range of primary and community services. The town has a population of over 33,380 and is a popular seaside resort located 264 kilometres southwest of Melbourne. The city boasts excellent sporting, education (pre-school to university), social and cultural facilities. Warrnambool’s award winning foreshore promenade is a 5.7km path that stretches from the breakwater along the coastline to the Hopkins River mouth. The promenade is very popular and you can walk, run, ride or skate along this scenic trail. Almost every year between June and September the Southern Right Whales return to the waters off Warrnambool and often swim within a hundred meters of the shore.
Job Details
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Department: South West Healthcare
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Camperdown
Reference: VG/1325008
Closing Date: 01-Apr-2018
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Postion Description - COMM HEALTH - Cdown Lismore Community Health Manager - March 18.pdf (PDF, 147KB)

Contact: Human Resources

Position Details

We are seeking a skilled, experienced and self-motivated person to lead our teams at Camperdown and Lismore Community Health. The role provides a unique opportunity for career development, systems thinking and advancing rural and regional healthcare.

This key position provides management, guidance and operational leadership to the diverse range of services provided by Camperdown Community Health programs and the Lismore Community Health facility.  The role will strengthen the services provided in these campuses by improving cohesion, alignment and leadership resulting in connection of services to meet emerging health and wellbeing needs. The role also provides management and oversight of the SWH health promotion team and its activities.

This exciting opportunity requires a highly motivated, dynamic and progressive individual where high quality patient focussed services are the foundation of all decisions. Continuing to develop the future of South West Healthcare's Community Services is expected.

This successful applicant will have a Division One Nursing qualification with proven clinical capabilities.  Management experience and qualifications are highly desirable.

A position description and further details can be found at our website under Careers.

For specific enquiries regarding the role, please contact Kerryn Anderson (Director of Primary & Community Services) on (03) 5564 4191 or email 

The successful applicant will be required to consent to and undergo a Police Record Check and provide evidence of current Immunisation status in alignment with South West Healthcare's Immunisation Policy.

Applications are to be submitted online via our website only under Careers and need to include: an application letter, full personal particulars, qualifications and experience; together with the names of three (3) referees by Sunday 1 April 2018.  Other documents you feel are relevant may also be attached: however this is limited to 5 documents and there is also a size limitation of no greater than 2 Mega Bytes. 

Note: If you experience any difficulties with this website or completing the application process, please send an email to: Please note this address is for enquiries only and application cannot be submitted via this email.


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