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Manager, Genomics and Health Technology, Specialty Programs (VPSG6)

Job posted: 01/06/2021
Applications close: 15/06/2021 (Midnight)
1 day remaining

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Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / to 31/12/2021

Organisation: Department of Health

Salary: $124,033 - $165,983

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Reference: VG/DH/CSI/75359

Reference: VG/DH/CSI/75359

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Salary Range: $124,033 - $165,983

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Department of Health plays a critical role in the Victorian health system and is responsible for shaping it to meet the health needs of Victorians into the future. We also lead the Victorian Government's response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Working with our partners, we oversee Victoria's health system including mental health, ageing and aged care and preventive health. We are committed to developing and supporting a workforce that is well equipped and highly motivated to provide responsive and quality services to all Victorians. All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage job applications from Aboriginal people, people with disabilities, LGBTQI+ and people from culturally diverse backgrounds and differences to realise the potential of our employees for innovation and delivering services.

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Manager, Genomics and Health Technology is responsible for managing the work and staff of the Genomics and Health Technology team.

The position has a key role in working closely with other areas of the department to align policy and commissioning of clinical genetics/genomics and high cost therapies, such as cellular and gene therapies, and managing key stakeholder relationships internal and external to government, including inter-jurisdictional networks. The position plays a key role in managing and contributing to all aspects of the Health Technology Program, including:

  • Providing advice and recommendations to government regarding health technology policy, investment and disinvestment decisions;
  • Liaising with health services, relevant departmental program areas and independent agencies concerning the assessment, introduction and evaluation of new and emerging health technologies in public hospitals;
  • Oversighting National Funding Centres Program funding, activity and evaluation; and
  • Liaison/partnership with Commonwealth, State and Territory health departments concerning national health technology policy development and implementation.

 

 

HOW TO APPLY:

Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a cover letter and a current resume.

Please note: For this position, you are not required to address each of the key selection criteria in a separate written document.

Preferred candidates will be required to complete pre-employment screening, including a national police check and misconduct screening.

Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa. Work eligibility will be checked as part of the recruitment process.

For further information please visit the Department of Health <https://www.vic.gov.au/department-health>

Click 'Apply Now' to submit your interest in this position.

Manager, Genomics and Health Technology, Specialty Programs (VPSG6)

Job type:

Full time / to 31/12/2021

Job classification:

VPSG6

Contact:

Paul Fennessy | 0429 019 289, paul.fennessy@health.vic.gov.au

Manager, Genomics and Health Technology, Specialty Programs (VPSG6)