Chief Executive - Ambulance Tasmania

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Mar 17, 2023
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

About the role

The Chief Executive - Ambulance Tasmania will be responsible and accountable for the coordination and ongoing development of sustainable medical and other transport arrangements to maximise patient safety, access to services and health outcomes, to minimise areas of risk to government and to ensure the sustainability of health service delivery.
The position will work closely with the Deputy Secretary Community Mental Health and Wellbeing to ensure strategic reforms and business improvements are delivered and key health outcomes for the
community are achieved within approved budget, and resourcing parameters.
A key priority will be to focus on an extensive program of cultural transformation, including lead reform within ambulance services in the state and represent the interests of Tasmania at both a national and
international level through the Council of Ambulance Authorities and other entities as required.

About you

If you have exceptional qualities in leadership, collaboration, communication, and stakeholder engagement and can evidence a strong track record of success in leading a significant and geographically dispersed healthcare organisation then this is a career defining opportunity not to be missed.
A Child Safety and Wellbeing Framework is now in place across the Department of Health, safeguarding children and young people accessing our services and facilities. Your commitment is essential to improving the way we work with vulnerable people, in particular, implementing strategies and actions to promote child safety and wellbeing, and prevent harm to children and young people.
An essential requirement of the role is a current Registration to Work with Vulnerable People. A current drivers licence and satisfactory completion of an appropriate course of study from a recognised tertiary
institution, such as management or emergency management are also desirable.
The role is a Senior Executive office for a contract period of up to 5 years and offers an attractive
remuneration package, which incorporates salary ranging from $200,933 to $221,027p.a. plus 10.5% superannuation and private use of a fully maintained vehicle.

Statement of Duties

Applicant Guide

How to Apply

Apply Online. Please click the "Apply" button on this screen. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete a 1-2 page application detailing your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the attached Statement of Duties.

Please note:

  • We do not require a separate statement addressing the selection criteria in the Statement of Duties.
  • All attachments must be in Microsoft Word or PDF format.
  • Referee details are submitted as part of the online application so make sure you have the contact details of two referees before applying.

For more information (Contact Officer)

Joe Acker

Position: Deputy Secretary Community Mental Health and Wellbeing
Phone: (03) 6166 1952
E-mail: [email protected]