Director of Clinical Services

Yea & District Memorial Hospital (YDMH) operates as a highly integrated small rural health service providing acute, residential aged care and community health services, to people of all ages from the Yea & surrounding western Murrindindi district communities. This role will offer the successful applicant both a career challenge and an enviable rural lifestyle in one of Victoria’s most welcoming towns.

As a key member of YDMH’s executive team, the Director of Clinical Services (DCS) role is central to the delivery of safe, high-quality care to our community and the achievement of key strategic and operational objectives. The DCS position holds accountability for clinical leadership and proactive engagement of the clinical staff on behalf of the Hospital. Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer and working alongside the General Manager Support Services and the Director of Performance Improvement, the position is critical to the promotion of an organisational culture of clinical excellence, service quality and patient safety.

To be considered for this role, you will hold current registration as a Registered Nurse with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency and have a Postgraduate qualification in health, business or management.  You will have extensive experience in a senior management position in healthcare with demonstrated success in nursing leadership; as well as proven ability to align teams with the organisational values and goals through effective people management and modelling.

If you have the background and skills for this exciting role then we would like to hear from you.  For more information please visit our website at:

or contact Jo Lowday on: 0400 158 155.  To make an application, you will be required to submit: a Cover Letter incorporating a response to the Key Selection Criteria, your full CV and a completed HRS Application Form available on the HRS website. Applications can be made online or sent by email to:

This is an open vacancy with no closing date.  Suitable candidates will be considered and interviewed as applications are received.

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