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Posted on 04-Nov-2019
Application Close Date: 02-Dec-2019
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Forthcoming Vacancies on West Wimmera Health Service Board of Directors

The Minister for Health, the Hon Jenny Mikakos MP, is pleased to invite applications for part time board positions on the Board of Directors of West Wimmera Health Service with terms of office commencing from 1 July 2020.  

Safe and high quality healthcare for all Victorians is a priority of the Victorian Government. Applicants for board directorships must be able to demonstrate and provide evidence in support of the skills they identify in their applications.

West Wimmera Health Service is a small regional health service which provides health and community care services within the Hindmarsh, West Wimmera, Yarriambiack and Horsham Rural City local government areas with campuses in Nhill, Goroke, Jeparit, Kaniva, Minyip, Murtoa, Natimuk, Rainbow and Rupanyup.

West Wimmera Health Service provides a broad range of health services including acute care, urgent care, aged care, primary and preventative health, dental, disability services and community programs.

Further information is available on our website https://www.wwhs.net.au/

The West Wimmera Health Service Board of Directors would particularly welcome applicants with expertise in ‘Law' and/or ‘ICT Strategy and Governance' to fill identified gaps in their current board skills profile. Please refer to the attached Position Description for more details about the competencies needed on health service boards. 

Please refer to the attached Position Description for more details about the competencies needed on health service boards. 

These positions provide an exciting opportunity for members of the Victorian public with relevant experience and qualifications to contribute to the strategic leadership of public health care delivery to the community.

The Victorian Government is committed to ensuring boards and committees broadly reflect the diversity of the Victorian community. We welcome applications from women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people of all ages, people with disabilities, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, gender diverse and intersex people.

Applications close at 5.00 pm Monday 2 December 2019.

Further information including how to apply, please visit www.health.vic.gov.au/governance

For any queries regarding West Wimmera Health Service please contact: Kate Pilgrim, Executive Assistant to CEO, 

Phone : 03 5391 4218 or
Email : kate.pilgrim@wwhs.net.au

Or for queries regading the board appointment process please contact: Warren Anderson, Senior Programs Advisor, Email - warren.anderson@dhhs.vic.gov.au  Phone - 5333 6052