Manager Patient Safety & Clinical Quality, Clinical Governance

  • Company:
    Western Sydney Local Health District
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    5 days ago
  • Category:
    Healthcare

<div style="font-size:10pt"> <div><strong>Employment Type</strong>:&nbsp;Permanent&nbsp;Full Time<br /> <strong>Position Classification</strong>:&nbsp;Health Manager Level 4<br /> <strong>Remuneration</strong>: $127,384 – $152,407 per annum<br /> <strong>Hours Per Week</strong>:&nbsp;38<br /> <strong>Requisition ID</strong>:&nbsp;REQ188272<br /> <br /> <strong>Where you&#39;ll be working</strong></div> <div>Western Sydney Local Health District (WSLHD) is responsible for providing primary and secondary health care for people living in the Auburn, Blacktown, and The Hills Shire, Holroyd and Parramatta Local Government Areas (LGAs) and tertiary care to residents of the Greater Western Region. We are committed to our vision of &#39;better health services for the people of western Sydney and beyond&#39; and to the delivery of health care or related services in line with our core values of collaboration, openness, respect and empowerment.<br /> <br /> <strong>What you&#39;ll be doing</strong></div> <div style="font-size:10pt">The Manager Patient Safety and Clinical Quality is responsible for directing and managing patient safety and clinical quality functions to promote and support patient safety and clinical excellence across all healthcare settings within WSLHD &nbsp;<br /> <br /> People with disabilities who meet the selection criteria are encouraged to apply; and where required, WSLHD will implement reasonable adjustment consistent with industry standard.</div> <div style="font-size:10pt">&nbsp;</div> <div style="font-size:10pt"><span style="line-height:107%">Stepping Up aims to assist Aboriginal job applicants by providing information about applying for roles in NSW Health organisations.&nbsp; For more information, please visit: <span style="color:#0563c1"><u style="text-decoration:underline"><a href="http://www.steppingup.health.nsw.gov.au/" style="color:#0563c1; text-decoration:underline">http://www.steppingup.health.nsw.gov.au/</a></u></span> &nbsp;Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.</span></div> <div style="font-size:10pt">&nbsp;</div> <div style="font-size:10pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><strong>Please not</strong>e: A person who is not an Australian citizen or a permanent resident is only eligible for temporary employment for a period not longer than the duration of their current visa or a period not shorter than the duration of the advertised position.</span></div> </div> <div style="font-size:10pt"> <div><strong>Selection Criteria:</strong></div> <ol> <li> <div>Possess an undergraduate degree in health with significant recent clinical experience in a health care setting and/or equivalent work experience in complex health care settings relevant to clinical governance.</div> </li> <li> <div>Demonstrated experience in application of the concepts, principles and practice of clinical governance, including patient safety, clinical risk management, quality improvement and complaints management</div> </li> <li> <div>Demonstrated ability to analyse, monitor, report and evaluate patient safety initiatives</div> </li> <li> <div>Knowledge of culture change, human factors and quality and safety techniques including clinical practice improvement and root cause analysis</div> </li> <li> <div>Knowledge of adult learning principles and a demonstrated ability to needs assess, plan, develop, implement and evaluate patient safety and clinical quality educational activities</div> </li> <li> <div>Demonstrated superior written and oral communication skills with a demonstrated ability to provide comprehensive reports</div> </li> <li> <div>Demonstrated exceptional interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to communicate, consult and negotiate effectively with internal and external stakeholders at all levels</div> </li> <li> <div>Demonstrated experience working constructively with clinical staff in complex health care organisations and demonstrated peer leadership skills with the ability to effectively motivate and develop staff in a multidisciplinary environment</div> </li> </ol> </div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div>Need more information?<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp;1) Click here for the <a href="https://ocxz.cit.health.nsw.gov.au/excluded-apps/XXRecRequisitionPD-context-root/faces/XXRecRequisitionPDPG?xxJobId=REQ188272" target="_blank">Position Description</a><br /> &nbsp;&nbsp;2) Find out more about <a href="https://healthnswgov.referrals.selectminds.com/app-info" target="_blank">applying</a> for this position<br /> &nbsp; 3) For role related queries or questions contact Heather Doolan on <span style="line-height:107%"><a href="mailto:[email protected]" style="color:#0563c1; text-decoration:underline">[email protected]</a></span><br /> <br /> <strong>Applications Close: 29th September 2020</strong></div> <p style="font-family:Arial">&nbsp;</p> <p style="font-family:Arial">&nbsp;</p>