Position Details
Reference Number 22956
Position Title Project Manager - Metropolitan/Regional Engagement
Employment Type Full time - fixed term, Part time - fixed term
Division Acute Health
Location Bendigo - Main campuses
EBA Classification
EBA:  Victorian Public Health Sector (Health and Allied Services, Managers and Administrative Workers) Single Interest Enterprise Agreement 2016-2020
Classification:  HS5

Hours per fortnight 40
Position Summary

There are nine Integrated Cancer Services in Victoria, including LMICS and Western Central ICS (WCMICS). They are funded by the Department of Health and Human Services to implementation of the Victorian Cancer Plan within their defined geographical regions.


LMICS and WCMICS have developed a pilot project to enhance the links between the regional and metropolitan services they represent. The purpose of this role is to support these services to implement improvements in the ways that patients are transferred between them. This will be achieved through developing, trialling and evaluating small change projects within individual health services.  This role will work closely with health services and clinicians to support the successful objective of this project.


Bendigo Health is the fundholder for LMICS and it is located in the Acute Division alongside Surgical, Oncology and Imaging services. The position will be based in Bendigo Health but will require travel to metropolitan Melbourne where a desk at WCMICS will be available.

Bendigo Health is a leader in regional health care, combining outstanding services with a strong education, training and personal development culture. Our organisation vision is "Healthy communities and world class healthcare".

Title:     Project Manager – Metropolitan/Regional Engagement
Department:    Loddon Mallee Integrated Cancer Centre

Classification: HS5
Hours:     full or part time depending on availability
Status: Contract to June 2019


For further information on the role please refer to the position description. Applications are to be submitted online.

Selection Criteria
01.1. Tertiary degree qualifications in health, public health, health promotion, social sciences or a related discipline.

02.2. Demonstrated experience of at least seven years managing successful multi-stakeholder projects or programs to deliver quality outcomes.

03.3. Demonstrated knowledge of the Victorian health system including how to work closely with clinicians to meet agreed outcomes.

04.4. Exceptional influencing and relationship management skills including the ability to develop and maintain strong collaborative partnerships.

05.5. Well-developed interpersonal skills, incorporating written and verbal communication, negotiation, facilitation, problem solving and mediation skills.

06.6. Capacity to plan, prioritise and organise own work and project resources in an environment of change and competing demands.

07.7. Capability to work both autonomously and in a self-managed team environment to meet stringent project deadlines
Contact Person Ilana Solo
Contact Number (0416) 084 018
Closing Date 20/02/2018
Position Description
18.02.05 LMICS.docx Open
Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.