Clinical Risk Officer / Clinical Risk Management

Job posted: 20/07/2021
Applications close: No closing date

No closing date

Job Description

Location: Western Region | Horsham

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Wimmera Health Care Group

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Other

Reference: 3787

Reference: 3787

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Other

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Western Region | Horsham

Clinical Improvement Advisor

Clinical Risk Management

RN Grade 4 or Allied Health Professional equivalent
Fixed Term Part Time
(48 hrs per fortnight)

Parental Leave replacement 

Are you passionate about improving the safety and quality of clinical care provided to our community? We are seeking a Registered Nurse or Allied Health Professional to join our dedicated Clinical Improvement, Risk and Innovation Team.

This role would suit clinicians wanting to further a career as a clinical manager by providing an opportunity to develop well sought after skills in safety and quality improvement methodologies. The successful applicant will support and facilitate the provision of safe clinical care by enabling clinical teams to develop, implement and evaluate improvement strategies. There will be training provided as required in areas of need.

This temporary part time position is available for an immediate start until May 2022. It will involve working weekdays only, excluding public holidays. There will be some flexibility of work hours available. 

Key Selection Criteria include:


  • Health Professional with AHPRA registration

  • A passion to improve the clinical care provided to people within our care

  • The ability to liaise, advise and negotiate effectively with key stakeholders

  • Strong and effective organisational and interpersonal skills


  • Experience with change management or project management

Attractive benefits offered by the organisation include:

  • Salary packaging,

  • Professional development and education programs,

  • Employee Assistance Program,

  • Comprehensive orientation program.

  • Accrued Day Off (full time employees only)

  • Flexible rostering

  • Opportunities for career progression

  • Free parking

This is a great opportunity to work in a diverse clinical environment and join a reputable rural health service dedicated to the provision of quality patient centred care and to meet the needs of the community.

For more information about this position view the Position Description and/or contact the person indicated below. Further information on Wimmera Health Care Group can be found on our website www.whcg.org.au or Facebook page.

Applications must be submitted online via e-recruit by the Closing Date.

Wimmera Health Care Group (WHCG) is committed to equal employment opportunity and promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children, including those with a disability.

WHCG encourages applications from people from culturally and / or linguistically diverse backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

We aim to provide a safe environment for our staff, patients, residents and clients which includes supporting and responding to disclosures of family violence issues.

Pre-employment checks: All applicants must be willing to undertake a national police check and Victorian Employee Working with Children check prior to commencement of employment.

Clinical Risk Officer / Clinical Risk Management

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Roxanne Tucker - (03) 5381 9376
Sally Taylor - (03) 5381 9313

Clinical Risk Officer / Clinical Risk Management