Business Development & Operations Director
Integrated Care – Safety Link & State-Wide Equipment
Permanent – Full Time
(80 hours per fortnight with Monthly ADO)
Ballarat Health Services (BHS) operates the Ballarat Base Hospital, the largest regional hospital in the Grampians region. It is the principal referral hospital for the entire region, which extends from Bacchus Marsh to the South Australian border, an area of 48,000 square kilometres. Ballarat Health Services provides a complex range of surgical, medical, obstetric, psychiatric, palliative care, rehabilitation and residential services.
Ballarat Health Services is the Auspice for both the State-Wide Equipment Program (SWEP) and safety Link commercial divisions.
Reporting to the Executive Director of Primary and Community Care, this position provides business and operational support and leadership to both the Safety Link and SWEP teams, ensuring close liaison with relevant funding bodies and requires an understanding of the auspice relationships with Ballarat Health Services, the Department of Health and Human Services, the National Disability Insurance Agency, their relevant guidelines and the contractual obligations of delivery and financial accountability.
Primary responsibilities involve the monitoring of resource requirements, allocation of funding for specific programs, responsibility for program accountability, achieving agreed key performance indicators including financial and budgetary obligations, development of marketing strategies, oversight of recruitment, training and competencies of staff, creating an environment in which all team members are committed to a high standard of equitable and readily accessible service delivery and the advancement of commercial (financial) sustainability in general.
Qualifications and Experience
- A relevant qualification and/or demonstrated experience in management/ business development is essential. Experience at a senior level would be highly regarded.
Technical/Professional Knowledge and Skills
- Demonstrated knowledge of the policy & funding environment within which health and human services (Commonwealth and State Governments) operates.
- Business Acumen
- Strategic Decision Making/Planning
- Facilitating Change
- Leadership Disposition
- Work Standards
- Stress Tolerance
- Driving for Results
- Building Strategic Working relationships
Ballarat allows you the best of both worlds. You will enjoy the lifestyle that a large progressive regional city affords with the beauty of a rural environment . Ballarat is large enough to retain its own regional flavour but is within easy commuting distance to Melbourne or the Surf Coast. Our dining scene is vibrant with a diverse restaurant and emerging café scene. Ballarat has some of the state’s top primary and secondary schools. First class sporting, social events and recreational activities are all available. Low commuting times, affordable housing, lifestyle, investment and employment opportunities are all reasons why more than 2,000 people choose to relocate to Ballarat every year.
For further information in regard to the role, please contact Craig Wilding, Executive Director of Primary and Community Care on 5320 8737
All appointments are subject to a satisfactory Police Records Check & Immunisation clearance
All applications must be submitted online.
BHS is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, mature age workers and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people.