Chief Executive Officer - Southern Adelaide Local Health Network

Adelaide, SA |

Job Description:

  • Visionary and Inspirational Leader
  • Lead and Promote Person Centred Healthcare
  • Enable Excellence and Innovation in the provision of Healthcare services

Southern Adelaide Local Health Network (SALHN) provides public health services including hospital, outpatient and community services to a population of about 364,000 people across the southern Adelaide metropolitan region, as well as a range of state-wide services. With a budget of $1.2 billion, more than 900 beds and 7,500 staff across 20 sites, including the Flinders Medical Centre, Noarlunga Hospital, GP Plus centres and services in the community centred on Veteran’s mental health, Aboriginal Health, home based care and Drug and Alcohol Services, SALHN is unique in the State public health system in providing services across the lifespan.

A Chief Executive Officer is now sought to build on the success of SALHN to build a system that will consistently deliver reliable and respectful health care for, and with, all members of the community.  The role will provide strong leadership and change agent ability to continue to build an innovative and exemplar health network. Reporting to the Chair of the Governing Board this is an exciting opportunity to make a real difference to how health services are delivered to the community.

If you believe you have the drive, enthusiasm and successful track record to lead a complex health service and build on clinical excellence and innovation, help unlock further potential within the health system and create opportunities to improve healthcare to the community of southern Adelaide, we would like to hear from you.

We invite qualified candidates to contact Liz Hlipala on +61 (0)401 122 301 or via email for a confidential discussion.

How to Apply:

To access the Candidate Information Pack visit Applications close Friday 2nd July 21.

Starting date: 
Monday, June 7, 2021
Closing date: 
Friday, July 2, 2021
Government of South Australia
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