WW6459 - Operations Manager,Ward Clerk Workforce – Health Information Services - (Full-time) - The Northern Hospital, Epping,Victoria


Northern Health is a dynamic health service, providing vital public healthcare to residents of Melbourne’s northern suburbs and the surrounding regional communities. Our campuses offer services to a diverse community across acute, subacute, ambulatory and community programs.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Health Information Manager to join Northern Health’s senior HIS team as an Operations Manager of the Ward Clerk Workforce. The successful incumbent will be responsible for the strategic direction of the Ward Clerk Workforce across Northern Health including management & transition of the Ward Clerk Workforce.

The successful incumbent will have the opportunity to collaborate with the HIS Senior Management team on HIS improvement projects, management of the Latrobe University Health Information Management Student portfolio and will collaborate closely with the Clerical Supervisors for the Emergency Department, Ward Clerk Workforce and Health Information Services.

The role is supported by a Ward Clerk Supervisor and reports to the Associate Director, HIS.

We Can Offer:

  • The opportunity to join a friendly and progressive team in a rapidly expanding and dynamic organisation.
  • Encouragement to grow, innovate and partake in ongoing training and development programs.
  • Benefits including salary packaging, monthly accrued day off, flexible working arrangements, access to EAP, library access, onsite car parking and staff Discounts at Epping Plaza


Responsibilities / Duties: 

Refer to PD

Essential: 
  • Bachelor of Health Information Management
  • Experience in a senior Health Information Management role within a medium
    to large complex health service
  • Staff management experience within a medium to large complex health service
  • Experience with Project Management and/or Change Management
  • Excellent verbal and written skills with the ability to effectively communicate with all levels of staff including external associates
  • Strong organisation and planning skills


Desirable: 
  • Membership with the Health Information Management Association of Australia


Enquiries: 

Odette Taylor
Associate Director Health Information Services
Phone: (03 ) 8405 8082
Email: odette.taylor@nh.org.au

Reference Number: 

18822

Applications Close On: 
14 November 2018