Risk Manager (As per award)

Job posted: 14/09/2021
Applications close: 10/10/2021 (Midnight)
19 days remaining

19 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | East Gippsland

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Risk Management

Reference: VG/BRHS/QIS/1566254

Reference: VG/BRHS/QIS/1566254

Occupation: Risk Management

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | East Gippsland

Bairnsdale Regional Health Service is a multifaceted, growing regional health service employing over 900 staff and providing a comprehensive array of health care services to the East Gippsland community. Located in the beautiful Victorian region of East Gippsland, you will relish a relaxed lifestyle living on the Gippsland Lakes with easy access to isolated beaches, the high-country and snow fields. BRHS offers a rewarding work environment providing challenge, variety and a range of opportunities to progress your career. You will join our dedicated team of health professionals and support staff who are committed to delivering a high quality experience to all. Be bold, make the change now!

Part Time, 64.0 hours per fortnight

An exciting new management opportunity has arisen at BRHS.  If you have a background in health and an understanding of contemporary risk management practices, then this role offers a terrific new challenge. This position is initially offered as a 12 month fixed term with potential opportunity for the role to become ongoing.

Why should you Apply?

  • Senior, autonomous position with East Gippsland's largest employer and healthcare provider
  • Play a lead role in advancing risk management in our multi-faceted organisation
  • Experience regional living & enjoy a greater connection with the community you live & work in
  • Amazing lifestyle – world-class beaches, hiking, fishing and boating, local food and farm scene, affordable housing and relaxing commutes!

The Position:

The BRHS Risk Manager will be responsible for coordinating and managing risk frameworks and registers, supporting a system of risk and working with others to enable the identification and tracking of strategic risk and supporting the development of related policies, processes and activities related to risk. This position is an organisational-wide resource across all areas of risk and will support the integrated and effective functioning of activities and processes to meet accrediting bodies' standards and compliance with legislation relative to risk management.

What you need:

  • Health professional with relevant professional qualifications and minimum 5 years clinical experience.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of contemporary risk management practices and standards in accordance with AS/NZS ISO-31000:2009 Risk Management Principles and Guidelines. 
  • The proven ability to develop, implement and manage complex and high level risk work adopting contemporary methodologies.  
  • Demonstrated knowledge of methods of data collection, with the proven ability to create systems and analyse complex data to produce meaningful reports and develop recommendations for improvement.
  • Excellent verbal communication skills including the demonstrated ability to engage and motivate staff, promote and teach risk management and quality improvement methodology to all stakeholders. 

Refer to the position description for the full key selection criteria


For more information contact: Kathy Kinrade, Director Quality and Education on 03 5150 3400.

Applications by close of business: Sunday 10th October 2021

Applications are to include a covering letter, resume and response to the full key selection criteria as listed in the position description and be submitted by selecting “Apply Now” below.

Please read our application guidelines here

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Risk Manager (As per award)

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

As per award


Kathy Kinrade, Director Quality and Education | 03 5150 3400

Risk Manager (As per award)