Job Listing Details
Reference Number 15672
Position Title Executive Director Operations
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Entity South Western Sydney Local Health District
Geographical Location Liverpool
Award Classification No Award Name - Health Executive Service
Salary $271,850.00 - $303,961.00
Number of FTE 1.00
Purpose of Position

South Western Sydney Local Health District (SWSLHD) is one of the largest NSW metropolitan and rural health districts with a vibrant, rapidly growing multi-cultural population of 820,000. The LHD provides services from tertiary care to outreach in homes and communities with a diverse workforce of 9,200 FTE.


Executive Director, Operations: SWSLHD seeks to appoint a strategic leader to ensure system wide collaboration across their secondary and tertiary service provision, Primary Health providers and the non-government sector to support the adoption of population health approaches The position will play a key role in working collaboratively and in partnerships with local communities and clinicians to influence and improve health outcomes.


Reporting to the Chief Executive, the successful applicant for this position will need:
  • Superior strategic and business planning and implementation skills
  • High level proficiency in financial management and governance
  • Extensive senior management experience a substantial and complex service delivery organisation
  • Ability to proactively identify and analyse organisational problems and implement solutions
  • Ability to lead a diverse range of staff and corporate functions to deliver high quality integrated health services
  • Knowledge and expertise in health service delivery, across a diverse range of care sectors
  • Flexibility in communication style and a track record of creating lasting relationships with internal and external stakeholders and clients
  • Formal health / health management tertiary qualifications.
If you believe you have the leadership and management capabilities in operational management and can meet these criteria, then we would like to talk to you about this strategically vital and new position.
Before applying: Please email to obtain selection documentation quoting Ref No H16_2443.

For a confidential discussion, contact Pete Carter, Principal Search Consultant:  M: +61 448 729 077 E:

Applicants must apply through iworkfornsw  (search by job reference number: 000053FV)


Applications close 10 March 2017 (11:59pm)
Selection Criteria

Contact Person Pete Carter, Principal Search Consultant
Contact Number +61 448 729 077
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Closing Date 10/03/2017
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Supporting Documents
Position Description Role Description ED Operations.pdf
Application Guide