Operations Manager - General Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology

Job posted: 13/05/2022
Applications close: 10/06/2022 (Midnight)
23 days remaining

23 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Western Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Community Services, Executive Management, Health and Allied Health, Medical and Nursing, Nursing

Reference: 45859

Reference: 45859

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Community Services, Executive Management, Health and Allied Health, Medical and Nursing, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

The Division of Emergency, Medicine and Access at Western Health has an exciting opportunity for an experienced operational leader to join our team as Operations Manager, General Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.

The role is responsible for leading and coordinating staff as well as developing, monitoring and evaluating systems to achieve optimal utilisation of the programs’ resources, ensuring the organisation is responsive to the needs of the community via the achievement of patient activity and quality and safety targets. These accountabilities encompass the leadership, coordination and management of the daily operations of the medical wards at Footscray Hospital, the General Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology Units and the Endoscopy Bookings Office.

To be Successful in this Role you will

  • Have extensive clinical and management experience within a large, complex healthcare or other relevant organisation, preferably at a senior level

  • Be able to work at both a strategic and operational level within a complex organization

  • Have experience in managing and leading people, including a highly educated workforce

  • Be able to consult and collaborate with others and work as an effective member of a team to deliver organisational outcomes

  • Be eligible for registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency as an allied health professional or a registered nurse

About Us

Our workforce of over 11,000 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 (including evidence of COVID 19 vaccination) and (if applicable) a Working with Children’s Check.

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

Operations Manager - General Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology

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Lauren Davidson - 0466853805

Operations Manager - General Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology