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Health Manager

Executive/Management Roles

Posted: 9 Jul 2024

Location: Norfolk Island

NIHRACS is seeking applications for the position of Health Manager for an immediate start.

This is a full-time posi­tion. The role is short term to Novem­ber 2024

The Nor­folk Island Health and Res­i­den­tial Aged Care Ser­vice (NIHRACS) is a holis­tic inte­grat­ed Mul­ti- Pur­pose Ser­vice (MPS) that deliv­ers safe, qual­i­ty and patient cen­tred health­care to the Nor­folk Island com­mu­ni­ty. NIHRACS is the sole health care provider for the remote Nor­folk Island community. 

Pri­ma­ry pur­pose of the position: 

Dur­ing the con­tract peri­od, the Health Man­ag­er, would in con­junc­tion with the NIHRACS Manager: 

  • Over­see the imple­men­ta­tion and ongo­ing review of the NIHRACS Strate­gic Plan 2022 – 2027, the NIHRACS Strate­gic Plan­ning Frame­work and Inte­grat­ed Plan­ning Calendar. 
  • In col­lab­o­ra­tion with the NIHRACS Man­ag­er and NIHRACS Senior Lead­er­ship team, devel­op and estab­lish frame­works, plans and mod­els of care which sup­port attain­ment of the NIHRACS Strategy. 
  • Man­age plan­ning, facil­i­ta­tion and imple­men­ta­tion of NIHRACS: Risk and Resilience approach, agreed com­po­nents of the Gov­er­nance and Clin­i­cal Gov­er­nance Frame­works, includ­ing pol­i­cy and pro­ce­dure devel­op­ment and Gov­er­nance Com­mit­tee paper preparation. 
  • Com­mu­ni­cate effec­tive­ly with inter­nal and exter­nal stakeholders. 

The per­son will need to meet the fol­low­ing selec­tion criteria: 

  • Ter­tiary qual­i­fi­ca­tions in health or relat­ed discipline. 
  • Demon­strat­ed expe­ri­ence in man­ag­ing strate­gic plan­ning, sys­tem and / or pol­i­cy devel­op­ment and imple­men­ta­tion, sup­port­ing change in a health ser­vice set­ting with­in an enthu­si­as­tic team. 
  • Demon­strat­ed effec­tive inter­per­son­al and com­mu­ni­ca­tion skills, with the abil­i­ty to devel­op and main­tain effec­tive work­ing rela­tion­ships and part­ner­ships with­in and exter­nal to the organisation. 
  • Vac­ci­na­tions in accor­dance with Class B requirements 
  • Sat­is­fac­to­ry Nation­al Crim­i­nal Record Check
  • Award: Health Employ­ees (State) Award

Please for­ward your appli­ca­tion, address­ing the selec­tion cri­te­ria, a copy of your CV and the con­tact details of two ref­er­ees to Liz Unkles, Health Man­ag­er NIHRACS, email liz.​unkles@​health.​nlk.​gov.​nf

Should you have any queries, please Ph. 22091 or email liz.​unkles@​health.​nlk.​gov.​nf

Clos­ing date: Fri­day 19 July 2024