Director And Strategic Advisor


Health and Wellbeing
Job reference: 719407
Location: 5000 - ADELAIDE
Job status: Short Term Contract
Eligibility: Open to Everyone

  • Department for Health and Wellbeing, System Leadership and Design, Allied and Scientific Health Office
  • Salary: $118,183-$129,288 - AHP5 - Full Time / Term Contract (up to 19 February 2021)

Lead, develop and direct the strategic workforce and professional advice program of projects within scope for the Allied and Scientific Health Office (ASHO). This includes the delivery of project outcomes, program evaluations and communication of these and additional benefits with internal and external partners at the state, national and international levels across the allied and scientific health professions.

The role directly reports to and supports the Chief Allied and Scientific Health Officer (CASHO). The role leads and manages the ASHO project groups. Frequent communication and collaboration occurs with other Allied and Scientific Health line managers and the SA Health Professional Advisory Groups to discuss strategic workforce issues, directions and resources. Frequent liaison also occurs with other departments within and across the Department for Health and Wellbeing (DHW) divisions.

The role has national committee responsibilities with across government, private health, tertiary education and union meetings on a regular basis. The role builds and maintain partnerships with multiple agencies and individuals, with consideration for multiple drivers required for specific projects and deliverables.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply. Job ref: 719407

 719407 - Director and Strategic Advisor (AHP5) - Job Pack.pdf


Flexibility Statement
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.