Manager, Clinicians as Partners

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Job Details
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Department: Safer Care Victoria
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: VPSG6
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/DHHS/SCV/509725
Closing Date: 27-May-2018
Salary Range: $115,136 - $154,076
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: 509725 Manager, Clinician as Partners VPS 6.pdf (PDF, 265KB)

509725 Manager, Clinician as Partners VPS 6.doc (Word, 816KB)

Contact: Robyn Hudson
(03) 9096 1351

Position Details

Safer Care Victoria is the peak state authority for leading quality and safety improvement in healthcare.

Safer Care Victoria was established to oversee and support health services to provide safe, high-quality care to patients every time, everywhere.

As well as monitoring the standards of care provided, Safer Care Victoria is partnering with consumers and their families, clinicians and health services to support the continuous improvement of healthcare.

Are you:

  • A dynamic and collaborative manager with high influencing and negotiation skills?
  • Experienced in delivering complex programs of work across multiple functional areas in Health?
  • A strategic thinker with experience in continuous and innovative quality improvement at a health system  wide level?
  • Committed to improving the health care delivered to the Victorian population?


Number of vacancies available: 1 x Full-time, Ongoing

Office Location: 50 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne VIC 3000

Position Summary:

As the Manager, Clinicians as Partners, Safer Care Victoria you will have operational and strategic responsibility for a cluster of Clinical Networks in a variety of speciality areas.

The position is required to ensure our clinical networks identify safe and high quality care, empower and support the health system to continuously improve and for them to be a vehicle for excellence in clinician engagement.

How to Apply:

Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a cover letter and a current resume.

Please note:

For this role, you are not required to address each of the key selection criteria in a separate written document. Applicants are strongly encouraged to review our Careers Page. This page provides information on the department's recruitment and safety screening processes.

Click 'Apply Now' below to submit your interest in this role.
For further information please visit the Safer Care Victoria website:


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