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Posted on 29-Oct-2019
Application Close Date: 02-Dec-2019
Western - Ballarat
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Appointments to the boards of directors of Ballarat Health Services

The Minister for Health, the Hon Jenny Mikakos MP, is pleased to invite applications for part time board positions at Ballarat Health Services 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.

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.

All applications will be considered however the board would particularly welcome applicants with expertise in the competency areas of Registered Clinician, Clinical Governance and Patient (user) Experience and Consumer Engagement. Nursing experience will be highly regarded. Please refer to the Position Description for more details about the competencies needed on health service boards.  

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.

 For further information including how to apply, please visit

 How to Apply:

Applicants are required to register an account on the Get on Board website prior to applying online. Once you have registered an account with Get on Board, please click the ‘apply online' button. 

When you apply for a board position, you will be required to enter your personal details, and complete a declaration of private interests form before moving on to a questionnaire.

In the questionnaire, you will have the opportunity to address the key selection criteria and outline your relevant qualifications and experience. Applicants must upload a current curriculum vitae with their application.

Applicants should view the ‘How to apply' document and position description when completing their application. 

Ballarat Health Services is classified as an A4 organisation pursuant to the Appointment and Remuneration Guidelines issued by the Department of Premier and Cabinet. Directors may be eligible to receive remuneration under these Guidelines on a per annum basis. For further information, please visit

Applicants are able to apply to a maximum of five board director positions. If more than five positions are applied for, only the first five will be considered.

For all enquiries regarding the appointment process, please contact the Manager, Health Service Governance on 03 9096 7072, or email