Director of Allied Health

Remuneration value up to $154,811 p.a., comprising salary between $131,365 - $135,983 p.a., employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (17.5%) (HP6)

The Director of Allied Health services provides high-level leadership, strategic direction and advocacy in the management of Allied Health services in Hervey Bay and Maryborough and at a state wide level via engagement with Directors of Allied Health QLD & the Allied Health Professionals office QLD.

The Director of Allied Health ensures the effective management and evaluation of Allied Health services in Hervey Bay and Maryborough as well as contributes to the planning, implementation of change and performance evaluation.

The Director of Allied Health Services ensures the development of integrated approaches to service delivery through a multidisciplinary approach in the acute, sub acute and community health settings across the continuum of care.

Skills and Experience

  • Leadership: Demonstrated high level skills in the provision of leadership within a contemporary health service environment including the ability to articulate strategic direction for a service & provide professional governance across health practitioner disciplines.
  • Clinical Expertise: Demonstrated ability in high level decision making to ensure a quality service that meets community needs  
  • Communication: Demonstrates high level communication skills to align a service and influence the culture towards a common vision, direction and ethical framework. Demonstrated high level communication skills including the capacity to convey strategic initiatives with a broad range of stakeholders, and the capacity to consult, negotiate and resolve conflict while building and maintaining productive working relationships.
  • Management: Demonstrated high level ability to provide strategic and operational management with an emphasis on human, financial, physical and information resources within a large team.


Starting date: 
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Closing date: 
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service
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