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Improvement Coach

Apply now Job no: 676540
Work type: Full time
Location: Adelaide Metro Southern
Categories: Administration and Clerical, Allied and Scientific Health, Corporate Services, Nursing/Midwifery

  • SA Health - Southern Adelaide Local Health Network – Clinical Improvement Unit
  • Total Indicative Remuneration: AHP: $116,879 - $127,335 | RN3: $124,139 - $131,379 | PO4: $113,146 - $123,230 | ASO7: $110,478 - $119,509 (pro rata)
  • More than one position - Permanent/Temporary - Part-time/Full-time


The Improvement Coach, Clinical Improvement Unit is responsible to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for providing leadership, coaching, technical and change management expertise to drive continuous improvement activities across the Southern Adelaide Local Health Network (SALHN).

You will support the organisation to achieve its key objectives in the domains of Safety, Quality, Delivery, People and Cost and drive SALHN’s continuous improvement efforts.

You will do this by leading complex system and process improvement across departments and divisions and building capability in continuous improvement across the organisation through mentoring, coaching and training, recognition and support. You will be supporting SALHN’s Integrated Management System and develop problem solving capacity across the organisation utilising SALHN’s 8 steps to problem solving methodology. You will foster a continuous improvement culture at SALHN where each decision and action is driven by the focus on patient outcomes and experience, measurement, and systems thinking.

For appointment as an AHP, you must hold an appropriate degree level qualification and membership (or eligibility for membership) with the relevant professional association, and/or registration with the relevant Board.

For appointment as an RN, you will be registered or eligible for registration as a Nurse/Midwife with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and who holds, or who is eligible to hold, a current practicing certificate in addition to at least 3 years post registration experience.

For appointment as an PO, you must hold a degree in engineering providing eligibility for graduate membership as a Professional Engineer of the Institute of Engineers, Australia.

For appointment as an ASO it is desirable that the you hold a undergraduate or post graduate qualifications in a Business or Management related field.

The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.

For Roles Description and Contact details see attached below Job Pack.

Download File 676540 - Improvement Coach (RN3) - Job Pack.pdf

Download File 676540 - Improvement Coach (PO4) - Job Pack.pdf

Download File 676540 - Improvement Coach (ASO7) - Job Pack.pdf

Download File 676540 - Improvement Coach (AHP4) - Job Pack.pdf

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