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GCPHN Positions Vacant

Thank you for your interest in opportunities with Gold Coast Primary Health Network (GCPHN).

GCPHN has been established with the key objective of increasing the efficiency and effectiveness of medical services for patients, particularly those at risk of poor health outcomes, and improving coordination of care to ensure patients receive the right care in the right place at the right time. 

GCPHN is an exciting and progressive organisation. Our staff enjoy working as part of a friendly and supportive team. 

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Commissioning Manager

GCPHN has an exciting opportunity for a Commissioning Manager (Primary Health Care) to join their team on the Gold Coast.

As the Commissioning Manager, your ultimate responsibility will be to provide leadership that facilitates the commissioning of primary health care services to agreed standards, on time and within budget.

Reporting to the Director of Commissioning, your day-to-day duties will include, but not be limited to:

  • Providing leadership, coaching and a clear sense of strategic and operational direction to a Program team including Program Coordinators, Senior Project Officers, Project Officers and Project Support Officers;
  • Providing strategic and operational leadership in commissioning including needs assessment, strategic planning, service design and contracting and managing performance and evaluation;
  • Working within quality frameworks to plan, procure, negotiate, implement and evaluate approved projects/programs/services to agreed standards, within budget and with regular reporting and review; and
  • Providing strategic leadership that supports and achieves key GCPHN strategic goals.

To be successful in this role, you will have demonstrated ability to plan and provide strategic and operational leadership of community or primary health services. Due to the nature of the role, experience within the community or primary health care sector will be essential.

You will have highly developed project management skills in order to plan, lead and manage complex projects simultaneously in a health setting, to a high standard, on time and within budget. In addition, you will have the demonstrated ability to build effective and productive working relationships with team members, clients, stakeholders and other industry partners to achieve quality outcomes. 

Importantly, GCPHN is looking for someone with highly developed interpersonal, communication, influencing, partnering, negotiation and conflict resolution skills, particularly in relation to community and stakeholder engagement within the health sector. 

This role requires travel throughout the Gold Coast, so a current driver's licence and access to a comprehensively insured personal vehicle for work use is essential (work related mileage will be reimbursed).

All applicants are required to undergo a criminal history check prior to commencement in this role.

To view the full POSITION DESCRIPTION, please click here.

To view the full DUTY STATEMENT, please click here.

For more information or to apply for this role, please click here.

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