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Posted on 27-Oct-2020
Application Close Date: 30-Nov-2020
West Victoria - Various
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Appointments to the boards of directors of East Wimmera Health Service

The Minister for Health, Martin Foley MP, is pleased to invite applications for part time board positions of East Wimmera Health Service with terms of office commencing from 1 July 2021.

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.

East Wimmera Health Service is a rural health service that delivers a range of programs and services for our local communities. The Health Service has five campuses located in the townships of St Arnaud, Donald, Wycheproof, Charlton and Birchip Further information is available on our website www.ewhs.org.au

All applications will be considered; however the East Wimmera Health Service Board of Directors would particularly welcome applicants who are Clinicians with expertise in Clinical Governance; legal practitioners; and persons with previous Board Governance experience and qualifications to fill identified gaps in their current board skills profile.  Please refer to the Position Description for more details about the competencies needed.

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 30 November 2020.

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

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. 

Board directors of public hospitals and multi purpose services are eligible to receive remuneration. For further information, please visit www2.health.vic.gov.au/hospitals-and-health-services/boards-and-governance/education-resources-for-boards/board-remuneration.

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 Warren Anderson on (03) 5333 6052 or warren.anderson@dhhs.vic.gov.au

For all enquiries regarding the board, please contact Susan Harley on (03) 5477 2129 or susan.harley@ewhs.org.au