Improvement Partner

Job posted: 12/02/2024
Applications close: 26/02/2024 (Midnight)
3 days remaining

3 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Projects

Reference: 32556

Reference: 32556

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Projects

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Improvement Partner

  • Join the Continuous Improvement & Transformation team
  • Build your skills and experience leading improvement
  • Permanent, full-time position 

Eastern Health

Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and general healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and state-wide specialist services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.

About the role

The Improvement Partner is a key member of the Strategy and Improvement directorate.

The role will support corporate areas in implementing a Lean Management System and developing expertise and a culture that supports the Lean Management philosophy. 

To be successful in this role you will possess:

  • Experience in redesign and improvement methodologies
  • Experience in training and coaching staff in improvement, project and change management
  • Proven track record in successfully leading and embedding change within and across teams
  • Understanding of measurement and monitoring for safety and quality
  • Demonstrated ability to engage a diverse range of stakeholders
  • Superior communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Self-motivated and able to work under pressure both independently and within a team

Please refer to the attached position description for further details of the role.

Vaccination against infectious disease is a mandatory requirement of this role.  An offer of employment is conditional on you providing evidence that you are currently vaccinated against COVID-19 with booster & Influenza, prior to commencing employment.

What we offer

Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!

  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities
  • Friendly & supportive team
  • Flexible working hours
  • Salary packaging options
  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals

Next Steps

If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!

Please note:

  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury
  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.
  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.
  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

Eastern Health is a child safe organisation, committed to promoting the wellbeing and cultural safety of Aboriginal children, children with disabilities and all children in their diversity.

Eastern Health is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment that welcomes and values all people. We recognise that diversity is essential in ensuring Eastern Health provides the best service to its consumers.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, women, those from the LGBTIQ+ community, people living with disability and those from a culturally and linguistically diverse background, are strongly encouraged to apply. Those seeking support in submitting an application are welcome to contact the hiring manager listed or feel free to contact the Talent Acquisition team.

Values in Action: Respect for all | Safe always | Partnering in care | Learning and improving every day

**Please note applications will be screened upon receipt and advertising may close prior to the closing date.**

Improvement Partner

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

Not provided


Lisa Fedrick - (04) 0790 9052
Rachel Meehan - (04) 1143 7074

Improvement Partner