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Director of Medical Services


Explore the Outback with Central West Health. We have an exciting opportunity for a Director of Medical Services at the Blackall Hospital, Central West Queensland.

Job details

Position status Permanent
Position type Full-time
Occupational group Health - Medical
Classification L13-L24, L24-L25
Workplace Location Central West Qld
Job ad reference QLD/CW1K397567
Closing date 06-Feb-2022
Job duration
Contact person Karen McLellan
Contact details (07) 4652 8000
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Patient-centred care | Quality and safety | Integrity and accountability | Investment in staff | Innovation and change

Your opportunity
Living and working in Blackall the successful applicant will have clinical and managerial oversight of medical service delivery within the southern hub. Working collaboratively with the management team of the Blackall Hospital this role will assist the Executive Leadership of the Central West Hospital and Health Service to identify, develop and promote strategies in line with our Strategic Plan. The Blackall facility under the rural and remote Clinical Service Capability Framework is a level 2 service.

Our District
Central West Hospital and Health Service is responsible for the delivery of healthcare services to communities across a vast region to 23 per cent of Queensland. As a rural and remote hospital and health service, Central West HHS provides a range of community, primary and hospital-based services and has formed strong partnerships with other service providers to collectively support the holistic care to the people of the Central West.

The outback offers a quiet and relaxed lifestyle, ideal for those who want to be a part of a close-knit, friendly, and inclusive community. Central West Queensland is a vibrant regional centre with a range of services and great social, fitness and retail opportunities all in close proximity. FarOut! (

What Central West HHS can offer
Your valuable contribution will be well remunerated with a base remuneration package between $353,256 - $453, 916 p.a., additional benefits include:

  • Accommodation
  • Professional Development Leave
  • Salary sacrifice
  • Additional special leave types

How to apply
Applications should be submitted ONLINE via the 'Apply online' link below
For more information contact Karen McLellan, A/General Manager Acute Health Services (07) 4652 8000
This position is a Vaccination Preventable Disease risk role. Evidence of immunity will need to be provided.
This is a supplementary process, submitted applications do not need to re-apply.

Further information

We are committed to building inclusive cultures in the Queensland public sector that respect and promote human rights and diversity.

Please download the Role Description for future reference. Microsoft Word or PDF files are supported. Files – max: 2MB each. Difficulties with viewing the role description contact Central West Recruitment Services on (07) 4650 4017.


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