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Chief Medical Officer

Apply now Job no: 694317
Work type: Full time
Location: Adelaide CBD
Categories: Executive, Medical

  • Department for Health and Wellbeing, System Leadership & Design
  • Remuneration Package: $227,022 to $378,371 - SAES Level 2 - Full Time / Term Contract (up to 1 July 2022)

The Chief Medical Officer (CMO) is accountable to the Deputy Chief Executive for the provision of high quality strategic leadership that contributes to effective professional services and strategies in South Australia and the provision of expert advice to the health system. The CMO will also contribute to the promotion and provision of effective leadership, vision and strategic initiatives to ensure the Department for Health and Wellbeing delivers valued and quality services. The CMO role maintains close and effective working relationships with staff within System Leadership & Design and the other Branches and Divisions within the DHW. The role will maintain cooperative working relationships with the Commission for Excellence and Innovation in Health (CEIH), Wellbeing SA, Digital Health SA, Local Health Networks (LHNs) and SAAS, as well as staff of other jurisdiction’s health departments. The role works in close collaboration with other government agencies, as well as other key community and professional stakeholder organisations such as the professional medical colleges, universities, research institutes, the Health Translation Centre, Primary Health Networks (PHNs) and the Australian Medical Association, SA Branch (AMA).

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. Job ref: 694317

Download File 694317 - SAES2 Chief Medical Officer - Job Pack.pdf

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