Director Emergency Medicine Program

Job posted: 13/09/2021
Applications close: 27/09/2021 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Western Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical and Nursing, Medical

Reference: 42258

Reference: 42258

Occupation: Medical and Nursing, Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

The Director Emergency Medicine Program (DEMP) is responsible for the leadership and support of each of the Emergency Departments across Western Health including Sunshine, Footscray and Williamstown Hospitals to promote best care via an integrated emergency medicine service model to achieve consistent clinical service delivery and governance across the sites.

This newly created leadership position will support the rapidly evolving and growing emergency medicine program at Western Health. With the completion of the expanded Sunshine Hospital Emergency Department, in its final stages, and the recent commencement of construction works at the New Footscray Hospital, this role offers a unique and very exciting career opportunity to the right candidate.

About Us

Our workforce of over 9,000 employees are driven by our values of ‘Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence and Safety’ (CARES). We value our people and provide them the opportunity to grow and develop.  Our teams are friendly and supportive, ensuring we deliver a safe, person-centred and connected patient experience.

Western Health is in a period of rapid growth. Our services comprise of four acute public hospitals: Footscray Hospital, Sunshine Hospital (including Joan Kirner Women's and Children's), Williamstown Hospital and Bacchus Marsh & Melton Hospital. We also operate Sunbury Day Hospital, Hazeldean, Grant Lodge Residential Aged Care, as well as community health centres in Melton, Caroline Springs and Bacchus Marsh and a range of community-based services. We care for a diverse community of more than 1 million people with complex care needs ranging from Neonates to Geriatrics.

Our employees enjoy a wide range of benefits such as:

  • Professional development support

  • Career advancement opportunities

  • Salary packaging including novated vehicle leasing

  • Work-life balance

Western Health is an equal opportunity employer committed to attracting and retaining diversity in our workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Western Health is committed to providing a safe environment for the children and young people who are involved in our services, sites and operations. We follow and abide by all legislative requirements to keep children and young people safe.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Police Record Check, an Immunisation status clearance and (if applicable) a Working with Children’s Check.

Western Health do not accept unsolicited resumes/applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Director Emergency Medicine Program

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Rupert Sherwood - 0417549830
Maree Pane - 0466673930

Director Emergency Medicine Program