Clinical Director

Australia (AU)
28 Jun 2018
09 Aug 2018
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Clinical Director - Mental Health and Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drugs Service, Cairns Acute and Community Services, Cairns, Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service. Remuneration value up to $452 117 p.a., comprising salary between $204 543 - $216 865 p.a. (L25-L27) or Remuneration value up to $416 864 p.a., comprising salary between $171 044 - $198 678 p.a. (L18-L24), employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%), annual leave loading (17.5%), communications package, professional development allowance, motor vehicle allowance, professional development leave 3.6 weeks p.a., professional indemnity cover, private practice arrangements plus overtime and on-call allowances. (Applications will remain current for 12 months).

Duties / Abilities:

We are looking for a Clinical Director for to work in partnership with the Service Director to strategically lead the delivery of contemporary Mental Health and Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drugs Services across the Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service.

It is a condition of employment for the employee in this role to be, and remain, vaccinated against or non-susceptible to the following Vaccine Preventable Diseases (VPDs) during their employment: Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR), Varicella (chicken pox) and Pertussis (whooping cough). Existing staff engaged prior to 1 July 2016 (and have not had a break in service) are not subject to this new condition of employment unless they are moving from one Hospital and Health Service to another Hospital and Health Service within Queensland).
Existing staff that have previously submitted this evidence since 1 July 2016 will not be required to resubmit.

It is a condition of employment for the employee in this role to be vaccinated against or not susceptible to Hepatitis B. Proof of vaccination or non-susceptibility is a condition of employment for all staff (new and existing) who have direct contact with patients or who in the course of their work may be exposed to blood/body fluids or contaminated sharps.

It is strongly recommended that you complete the VPD Evidence Form and prepare your documents prior to meeting with the selection panel; however you will only be required to supply the evidence if you are the preferred applicant. If you are the preferred applicant, your application for employment will not be successful unless you comply with this Queensland Health policy. Further information and Evidence Forms can be found at

Enquiries: Louise Pendenza 07 4226 6889

Job Ad Reference: CA280856

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Closing Date: Thursday, 9 August 2018