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Senior Director, Health and Safety Full-time Job

1 week ago   Nursing   Brisbane Inner City,Brisbane - North   3 views
Job Details


The role
Reporting to the Chief Human Resources Officer, Corporate Services Division, The Senior Director of Health and Safety is a key member of the Division's Human Resources Leadership Team, responsible for providing high-level strategic leadership in health and safety through the provision of innovative and responsive operational, specialist programs and initiatives in order to deliver a safe working environment for staff, students, volunteers and visitors across Queensland Health. Through the provision of professional leadership, the Senior Director will shape, define and improve health and safety systems and standards in collaboration with the business.

The successful person
The successful candidate will have a significant background in health and safety within a large complex organisation, with exceptional knowledge and experience in the interpretation and implementation of health and safety systems in a decentralised complex environment. You will have proven leadership experience and hold the ability to drive health and safety culture from a behavioural and compliance perspective. Additionally the successful candidate will be highly passionate about fostering a safe, healthy, and respectful workplace through leadership style. Your ability to demonstrate high level verbal and written communication along with stakeholder engagement skills will also be of high level.

About us
The Corporate Services Division (CSD) provides a wide range of enabling and business support services to the Department of Health. Focussing on delivering essential corporate services in partnership to enable a high performing Queensland health system, the CSD is responsible for major corporate functions including finance, human resources, legal, audit, risk and assurance, governance, business enhancement, procurement and supply chain.
Benefits of working with the Department of Health:
By joining the Department of Health you will work within a fast-paced, challenging and supportive environment where every employee plays a critical role in our ongoing success. You will enjoy a variety of benefits, including:

  • Competitive salary + generous superannuation and leave loading
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Diverse work culture
  • Career training and development

To reflect the diversity within the communities and people we support and serve, we seek to hire a workforce that is both representative and diverse. With a focus on inclusion, accessibility and flexibility, we are committed to supporting you in your career with us.

To Apply

Please do not submit your application via the apply now button. Please submit your resume and a cover letter (maximum 2 pages) outlining your skills and experience relevant for this role directly toCHRO@health.qld.gov.au.

Company Description
Queensland Health is a dynamic organisation committed to providing a range of services aimed at achieving good health and wellbeing for all Queenslanders. Through a network of 16 Hospital and Health Services and the Mater Hospitals, Queensland Health delivers a range of integrated services including hospital inpatient, outpatient and emergency services, community and mental health services, aged care services and public health and health promotion programs.