Executive General Manager - Northern Sector

Reporting to and working closely with the Health Service Chief Executive (HSCE) and in partnership with the Executive General Manager, Southern Sector (EGMSS), the Executive General Manager, Northern Sector (EGMNS), will provide strategic leadership, direction and day to day management to the Torres Strait – Northern Peninsula area within the Torres and Cape Hospital and Health Service(TCHHS).

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Position type


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Workplace Location

Cairns region,Far North Qld

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Closing date


Yearly salary

Fortnightly salary

$5958.00 - $6212.30

Total remuneration

Salary Other

Job duration

3 years with possibility of extension

Contact person

Beverley Hamerton

Contact details

07 4043 0***
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Tell me more…. This key position will also provide effective executive leadership and management of Health Services in partnership with colleagues and other stakeholders, as appropriate. This position reports directly to the Health Service Chief Executive.

To be successful in this role you will have:

To be a health care leader with a successful track record, you will have exceptional interpersonal and negotiation skills, and an ability to deal with a myriad of stakeholder's health department representatives and local government, through to local community representatives. Your resourceful, diplomatic approach will be complimented by a commitment to Safety and Quality, sound financial management and demonstrable capability in leading remote health service delivery.

If this sounds like the right fit for you, Torres and Cape can offer you:

  • Comprising salary between $5,958.00 - $6,212.36 p.f

  • Generous employer contribution to superannuation (12.75%)

  • Salary packaging option to increase your take home pay

Requirements for the role:

  • Although not mandatory, appropriate and relevant tertiary and / or business qualifications are desirable and will be highly regarded.

  • Experience in the health service delivery environment with a clinical activity costing and performance management focus would be highly regarded.

For additional information regarding the responsibilities, mandatory qualifications and/or other requirements for this position please refer to the role description.

About Torres and Cape Hospital and Health Services visit TCHHS website ( https://www.health.qld.gov.au/torres-cape )

How do I apply? Applications should be submitted ONLINE via this portal.

Do you need more information? Simply call the contact person listed on the role description.

Please no unsolicited resumes from recruitment agencies