Position Details
Reference Number 33647
Position Title Director, Education Institute
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Royal Childrens Hospital only
Employment Type Fixed Term
Location 50 Flemington Road
Position Summary

Director, Education Institute 

  • Part Time, Fixed Term until 30/06/2020 
  • Strategy, Quality & Improvement
  • Hub of the medical precinct and leading children's hospital
  • Fabulous employee benefits including salary packaging and onsite carparking

The Hospital:

The Royal Children’s Hospital (RCH) provides secondary and tertiary care to children and young people across the northern and western suburbs; specialist paediatric healthcare to the children of Victoria, Tasmania, southern NSW and parts of South Australia; and is the designated state-wide provider of services including paediatric trauma, rehabilitation and forensic medicine. As a quaternary centre for complex cardiac surgery and organ transplantation, the RCH cares for the sickest children from around Australia.


With a passionate, highly skilled and committed staff campus wide of over 6000, we provide a full range of clinical services, tertiary care and health promotion and prevention programs for children and young people.


The Royal Children’s Hospital is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. Click here for further information on our Commitment to Child Safety: http://www.rch.org.au/quality/child-safety/


Further information about RCH is available at www.rch.org.au


The Role: 

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced leader to join us as the Director, Education Institute. The purpose of this role is to improve learning outcomes for children and young people (4-18+) who are students at the RCH through strategic leadership and management of the RCH Education Institute.


This includes ongoing review and improvement of service delivery; development of strategic partnerships to benefit students/ patients; and integration of teaching and learning into the care provided to children and adolescents by the RCH. 


The director's role is to develop departmental workforce cohesion, capability and vitality, with a clear focus on the delivery of high quality education support for child and adolescent patients of the RCH, and other healthcare services if/as required. 


To read more about the responsibilities of this role and the key selection criteria, please see that attached position description.


Why work at the RCH?

The RCH offer a range of benefits which support and reward staff both personally and professionally.

Our staff benefits include award winning facilities and campus partnerships, Professional development and events, an award winning Health and wellbeing program and financial benefits.


To learn more about our staff benefits please go to:    https://www.rch.org.au/hr/recruitment_employment/Staff_benefits/

The RCH is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce.


We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, all members of the LGBTQI community and people with disability.


Are you ready to join our team?

For more information about the position, please review the position description attached and apply online by selecting “apply now”

Contact Person Filomena Ciavarella
Contact Number 93454844
Closing Date 21/08/2019
Position Description RCHEI Director PD June 2019.pdf