Clinical Director (Medicine)

Department of Medicine, Hervey Bay and Maryborough Hospitals, QLD |

Salary Range:

Remuneration up to $432,617 p.a.

Job Description:

  • The Clinical Director of Medicine will build and lead a high performing team, delivering excellent clinical care, fostering a rich training and learning environment and develop the strategic academic vision.
  • The Clinical Director will be a champion in creating a culture of safety and support Wide Bay’s goal of being a great place to work and a great place to receive care.
  • Work collaboratively with General Manager – Division of Medicine, Nursing Director and other Directors to deliver an effective overall General Medicine service.

Skills and Experience:

  • Demonstrated ability to provide strategic and clinical leadership to the General Medicine team
  • Demonstrated ability to competently work as an expert staff specialist in General Medicine
  • Demonstrated expert clinical knowledge and skills
  • Demonstrated sound clinical judgement and decision-making skills
  • Demonstrated commitment to continuing professional education and development, including maintenance of personal knowledge and skills
  • Demonstrated willingness to teach others, including interns, junior medical officers and undergraduate medical students
  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team approach to care and service provision
  • Ability to maintain accurate and complete medical records and other written documentation
  • High level verbal and written communication skills and the ability to work and liaise with junior and senior medical staff, and other health professionals
  • Sound theoretical knowledge, practical skills and ethical behaviour required of a medical practitioner
  • Commitment to the principals of quality improvement, patient safety and clinical governance
  • Proven ability to practice in a cross-cultural environment
Starting date: 
Friday, February 5, 2021
Closing date: 
Monday, March 15, 2021
Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service
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