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Deputy Chief Medical Officer (APS Permanent Role)

Position title: Deputy Chief Medical Officer (APS Permanent Role)

Position location: Canberra, ACT

Work type: Full Time

Speciality area: Health technology, Digital Health

Essential requirements:

  • Broad-based, clinical skills and experience.
  • Fellowship & AHPRA.
  • Senior leadership experience within organisations managing health services in the public service or corporate sectors.

Pay type: Salary

Indicative rate of pay: Dependent upon experience

Position Description

Organisation: High-profile Government Department.

Essential Requirements:

  • Broad-based, clinical skills and experience.
  • Fellowship & AHPRA.
  • Senior leadership experience within organisations managing health services in the public service or corporate sectors.

Valuable Requirements:

  • A broad awareness of global public health issues affecting Australia.
  • Interest, training and experience in a relevant non-clinical domain, i.e. business, economics, law, administration, public policy etc.
  • Interest in governance, assurance, quality management and development & administration of public health policy.
  • First-class communication skills.

Eligibility:

  • Be an Australian Citizen.
  • Undergo a formal job application process.
  • Obtain and maintain the required AGSVA clearance + Employment Suitability Clearance.

The Role:

  • Reports to the Chief Medical Officer with broad responsibilities.
  • Deputise as Chief Medical Officer when required.
  • Assist with oversight of the Clinical Advisory Team.
  • Relevant areas include:
    – Policy, Program & Service Development and Management.
    – Detention Health.
    – Migration and Refugee Health.
    – Complex Case Management.
    – Staff Health and Wellbeing.
    – Clinical governance, assurance, safety and quality activities.
    – Data Analysis and Reporting.

HOW TO APPLY: Apply through the formal recruitment process at the link below:

Deputy CMO Job Application 

If you have any queries about the position please reply to [email protected]¬†

CLOSING DATE: 22 September 2021