Clinical Director Department of Medicine

Bundaberg, QLD |

Remuneration value up to $413,010 p.a.

The role of the Senior Doctor is to provide high quality clinical and non-clinical services to directly or indirectly benefit the patients/clients of the Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service and encompasses all the roles described in the CanMEDs framework. This includes research as well as teaching the health professionals of the future.

Skills and Experience:

Leadership and management

  • Demonstrated senior medical leadership in managing and coordinating internal teams and multi-disciplinary project teams, exercising sound judgement and effective responses to the demands of a high pressure environment.
  • Demonstrated high level management skills and knowledge, including high level experience in the areas of planning, managing resources, budget preparation and management, project management and performance feedback and management.
  • Demonstrated ability to influence and lead multidisciplinary professional groups with regard to influencing clinical issues and clinical practice.

Problem solving

  • Demonstrated high senior level experience in providing high level policy advice within short time frames, including the ability to synthesise facts, conduct detailed analysis, interpret and evaluate relevant data.
  • A successful track record in leading the design, implementation and evaluation of innovative strategies within complex organisations that improve organisational performance.

Communication and interpersonal skills

  • Demonstrated senior high level communication, negotiation, persuasion and interpersonal skills, including the proven experience in developing high level strategies for communicating and consulting with Government, stakeholders, professional bodies, consultants, non-government organisations (NGO’s), universities, contractors and the community.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate with medical specialists individually and with medical speciality groups to influence clinical and organisational change, organisational commitment and awareness.
  • Commitment to undertake responsibilities in accordance with Queensland Health’s core values of caring for people, leadership, respect and integrity.

How to apply: 



Starting date: 
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Closing date: 
Thursday, April 26, 2018
Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service
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