Quality and Risk Lead

Job No: WDHS1403
Location: Hamilton

Quality and Risk Lead


Permanent Part Time 

64 hours per fortnight

Expressions of Interest from Internal Applicants


About us

Located in bustling Hamilton, at Western District Health Service (WDHS) we pride ourselves on our strong teamwork and our shared commitment to providing person-centred high-quality healthcare to the Southern Grampians community.

The Greater Hamilton region is rich with lifestyle opportunities and facilities. Working for WDHS will enable you to pursue your profession, build your career and enjoy a great work/life balance. With the Grampians National Park and stunning beaches on your doorstep in Warrnambool, Port Fairy and Portland and wineries dotted in-between, a better lifestyle is waiting for you!  Learn more - Visit Hamilton

You will work alongside experienced, passionate leadership peers who are true to our values of Integrity, Innovation, Collaboration, Accountability, Respect and Empathy.


About the role:

The quality and risk team are looking for a dynamic, enthusiastic person to join the team in the role of Quality and Risk Lead. The Quality and Risk Lead will work collaboratively as a member of the quality and risk Team and will assist with the assessment of risk, implementation and integration of the quality and risk management program at both Western District Health Service and Casterton Memorial Hospital. This will be demonstrated by providing leadership, support, education and advice in matters relating to quality and legislative requirements. 

The right person will have excellent communication skills and will work well within a team environment. Ongoing training and support will be provided for the right applicant.


You will bring:

  • Bachelor of Nursing
  • 5 years post graduate experience


For more details take a look at our Position Description.


Closing Date:                           Sunday 19 November 2023

Proposed Interview Date:       Week commencing Monday 20th November 2023


The successful candidate must have or obtain a National Criminal Police Check. Depending on the role, a Working with Children Check Clearance, Disability Worker Exclusion Scheme check, and/or NDIS Worker Screening Check may also be required. All employees must comply with WDHS vaccination requirements, including COVID and Booster shots. WDHS is a smoke-free workplace.

At WDHS we are proud to be smoke free.

Western District Health Service is an Equal Opportunity Employer that has a commitment to cultural safety, inclusion and empowerment of Indigenous, Torres Strait Islander, their families and communities and encourages them to apply. This organisation promotes the safety and wellbeing of children from culturally, linguistically diverse and aboriginal backgrounds and those with a disability.

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