Job Details
  • Reference383157A_1636516472
  • LocationCanberra
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted29 days ago
  • ConsultantTony Crymes

As one of the Australia's largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod's recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.

Our Federal Government client is seeking to engage an EL1 Quality and Safety Manager on a contract for 6 months with potential extension.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate ongoing implementation and monitoring of the CHO quality framework and develop and promote risk assessment and management processes to support the CHO's strategic direction.
  • Establish sound quality management policies and processes for the CHO Division, and identify opportunities for nationally consistent processes across the Division.
  • Lead and support a multidisciplinary team with ongoing implementation of the quality aspects of the CHO Operating Model and the clinical governance framework.
  • Provide quality assurance advice and support to the Senior Leadership Team across areas of service delivery.
  • Lead the coordination of CHO Division quality improvement initiatives, projects and activities to assist the CHO Executive team to continually review the Division's practices.
  • Maintain oversight of the Division's incident / feedback management process.
  • Participate in data collection, collation and analysis.
  • Work collaboratively with Senior Advisers Health and Compensation and business areas to support quality activities.
  • Prepare reports, briefing papers and communication material as required by Senior Leadership Team on quality and compliance activities.

SELECTION CRITERIA

Your application will be assessed against the EL1 Integrated Leadership System (ILS)

  • Demonstrated capability in the implementation and maintenance of quality improvement initiatives and systems (clinical governance, safety & quality), in the health care sector.
  • Strong critical analytic skills and an ability to apply evidence-based research principles to shape strategic thinking.
  • Highly developed interpersonal and written and oral communication skills, including the ability to communicate with influence with both clinical and non-clinical professionals.
  • Demonstrated ability to explore change possibilities and innovative alternatives to meet operational tasks and organisational goals in delivering effective clinical governance in a geographically dispersed team.
  • Demonstrated ability to respond to pressure and remain focused through setbacks.

Mandatory

  • Applicants must be an Australian citizen to apply.
  • Tertiary qualifications and relevant experience in a health discipline or relevant field.
  • A minimum of two years' experience in a safety and quality management, or clinical governance position.

Desirable

  • Current unrestricted registration as a Health practitioner with Ahpra.
  • Experience leading and implementing a clinical governance framework.

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting "Apply for this job". Alternatively, you can call Tony Crymes on 02 6268 9716 or email Tony.Crymes@chandlermacleod.com for further discussion.