NSW Regional Health Partners

Director, NSW Regional Health Partners – Centre for Innovation in Regional Health

Newcastle, New South Wales

3 year appointment with an option for a 2 year renewal

  • Are you an inspirational leader who can transform healthcare?
  • Can you establish strong and effective partnerships?
  • Do you have the drive to lead a new vision for healthcare across Australia

The Job

NSW Regional Health Partners (NSWRHP) is looking for a dynamic and passionate individual to take the lead and drive the new Centre for Innovation in Regional Health. NSWRHP is committed to improving the health outcomes of people living in regional, rural and remote areas of Australia by delivering better regional healthcare and preventative health strategies and formulating relevant health policies and practices. NSWRHP provides partnerships across world class research facilities in a professional learning environment, surrounded by a team of passionate and driven health professionals.

This is a newly created senior leadership role and an opportunity to leave your mark on the future of the health environment in regional New South Wales and Australia.


You are first and foremost an inspirational leader who can drive change and take others with you on the journey. You are energetic and passionate about what you do and lead by example. You will have an egalitarian approach and a proven track record of achievement in working and influencing to build partnerships and collaborations across sectors with credibility and integrity. The Director is required to facilitate research translation and implementation of new knowledge with a focus on improving the health of rural and regional Australians.


NSWRHP is a consortia of eight strategically aligned health service, research and tertiary education partners. NSWRHP is one of nine national consortia that form the Australian Health Research Alliance

(AHRA), charged with implementing changes in health service delivery and population health to ensure better health outcomes for all Australians. The AHRA centres have established a collaborative approach to address national initiatives to improve the translation of current evidence into healthcare practices and policies. Apply online at:

To find out more about this opportunity download the full information package.

Enquiries & Application Information: Mr Damien Barrett, Senior Medical Recruitment Consultant phone: (02) 4985 3157 or email:

Applications Close: 15 April 2018