General Manager - Liverpool Hospital

Sydney, NSW |

South Western Sydney Local Health District (SWSLHD) is one of the largest NSW metropolitan and rural health districts with a vibrant, rapidly growing multi-cultural population of 820,000.  The LHD provides services from tertiary care to outreach in homes and communities with a diverse workforce of over 9,200 FTE.

General Manager Liverpool Hospital: SWSLHD seeks to appoint an experienced health service manager to lead and direct clinical service delivery across Liverpool Hospital to facilitate service delivery excellence and optimise outcomes for the community, patients and their carers. They will have a strong focus on building effective teams and a string customer focused culture across the Hospital.

The General Manager will play a key role in contributing to strategic and business planning processes within the LHD to ensure that plans are informed by high quality strategic advice and a focus on community health care needs. They will develop and implement strategies to enable the continuous review of operations to improve the quality of services within Liverpool Hospital and to the community.

For a confidential discussion, please contact Principal Search Consultant, Pete Carter on: T. +61(0)448 729 077 or via email

Skills and Experience:

Reporting to the Executive Director Operations, the successful applicant for this position will need:

  • Superior strategic and business planning and implementation skills
  • High level proficiency in financial management and governance 

  • Extensive senior management experience a substantial and complex service delivery organisation
  • Ability to proactively identify and analyse organisational problems and implement solutions 

  • Ability to lead a diverse range of staff and corporate functions to deliver high quality integrated health services 

  • Knowledge and expertise in health service delivery, across a diverse range of care sectors

  • Flexibility in communication style and a track record of creating lasting relationships with internal and external stakeholders and clients 

  • Formal health / health management tertiary qualifications.

To obtain selection documentation, please visit

Starting date: 
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Closing date: 
Thursday, December 14, 2017
South Western Sydney Local Health District
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