Project Director, Emergency Demand (SES1)

Job posted: 10/06/2021
Applications close: 27/06/2021 (Midnight)
9 days remaining

9 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / One (1) year executive employment contract

Organisation: Department of Health

Salary: $192,800 - $249,700

Occupation: Executive Management

Reference: VG/DH/CSI/615554

Reference: VG/DH/CSI/615554

Occupation: Executive Management

Salary Range: $192,800 - $249,700

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.


The Project Director, Emergency Demand provides authoritative advice and expertise in relation to whole of system performance to manage emergency demand across Victoria. The program of work will be a critical intersection with other strategic projects focused on health system demand and capacity including systemwide patient flow and performance improvement.

The role will also be responsible for leading stakeholder engagement with key sector stakeholders including Ambulance Victoria and VHBA and within the Department of Health to monitor and guide the implementation of the initiatives, improve collaboration and share problem-solving approaches.

Are you:

  • An effective and responsive leader who works collaboratively with diverse stakeholders to build and deliver shared commitment and coordinated implementation;
  • Able to lead and influence key relationships internally and externally;
  • Recognised for your expertise in delivering change in complex environments and your deep understanding of the Victorian health system?


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.

Project Director, Emergency Demand (SES1)

Job type:

Full time / One (1) year executive employment contract

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Meagan Ward | m. 0414 821 104, e. meagan.ward@health.vic.gov.au

Project Director, Emergency Demand (SES1)