Position Details


Reference Number 165884
Position Title Director Allied Health
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Program Chief Nursing Officer
Location All Sites
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 48
Position Summary
  • Support workforce innovations at the largest organisation in Geelong
  • Provide strong & supportive operational leadership for Allied Health services
  • Permanent Part Time – 48 hours per fortnight

About the facility 

Barwon health is the major regional health provider for the Barwon South West region. It is Victoria’s largest regional health service with one of the busiest hospitals in the state, University Hospital. We serve over 500,000 people through the efforts of over 8,000 staff. We provide care at all stages or life and circumstance through a wide range of services from emergency and acute to mental health, primary care, community services, aged care, and subacute/rehabilitation. Care is provided to the community through over 28 key locations throughout the region.

About the role 

The Director Allied Health is responsible for leadership, coordination of operational management and strategic development of Allied Health services within the Acute, Rehabilitation and Residential Care Programs. The role works with the relevant Allied Health and operational Managers to ensure professional governance of all Allied Health Services at Barwon Health. 

About the culture

With a strong culture of enabling the client to be the best they can be, the Allied Health team provides a high standard of care with an innovative best practice approach.

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Professional development
  • Access to employee wellness facility
  • Salary packaging
  • Social club
  • Close to the beautiful Great Ocean Road, Bellarine Peninsula and Surf Coast

Diversity and Inclusion

At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.

At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.

We at Barwon Health strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.

If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the Talent Acquisition team via email at talent.acquisition@barwonhealth.org.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.

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Selection Criteria Essential: Can you please list Barwon Health's values?
Essential: Can you please choose one of Barwon Health's values and describe a situation in the workplace where you have displayed this value?
Essential: Qualified Allied Health professional
Essential: Current registration with AHPRA , where relevant, or eligible for membership of relevant professional association
Essential: Proven experience in public health leadership and management roles
Essential: Post graduate qualification in a relevant field (clinical or business)
Contact Person Kate Gillan 
Contact Person Job Title Chief Nursing Officer 
Contact Number (03) 4215 1067 
Closing Date 08/03/2021
Position Description
File name 
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on closing date. Please ensure your application is added before then as we do not accept late applications.