RDWA is a not-for-profit organisation delivering a comprehensive range of workforce support and services to medical, allied health and nursing professionals in rural South Australia.
RDWA has built an enviable reputation over the last 20 years by working closely with rural health professionals and their families to positively impact the health and wellbeing of rural communities across SA.
Based in Mile End, this newly created senior role will contribute to the planning, direction and management of primary health care (PHC) workforce service delivery and development priorities. The role will deliver programs to increase the quality and sustainability of the PHC workforce and their business environments.
Reporting to the Director PHC Workforce, the successful candidate will have extensive experience in managing service outcomes to achieve successful program delivery, through effective planning and execution, and ideally have a strong understanding of rural health workforce policy.
Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of administering grants with a strong focus on the measurement of impact, along with demonstrated experience in undertaking analysis and evaluations, will be highly regarded.
Amongst the higher level skills sought are vision, innovative thinking, credibility, proactivity, strong influencing and advocacy capabilities, commercial and financial acumen and genuine contemporary leadership qualities.
A track record in the health arena is not essential however the successful candidate will need to quickly develop a detailed understanding and appreciation of issues impacting rural PHC.
This is an exciting opportunity for a candidate with a collaborative and collegiate approach, the ability to communicate effectively across diverse stakeholder groups and genuine interest in supporting and improving the health of people living in rural South Australia.
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Telephone enquiries are welcome and may be directed to Julie Brennan or Christian Gaszner on (08) 8100 8827.Please note: Your application will be automatically acknowledged by return email.