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General Manager - Education

Job Title: General Manager - Education
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane
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Reference: 257754
Contact Name: Natasha Olsson-Seeto
Job Published: January 06, 2020 10:45

Job Description

The Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (ACRRM) is a member-based organisation that determines and upholds the education standards that define and govern competent, unsupervised general practice in the rural and remote context.   The ACRRM education standards define the knowledge and skills doctors require to practice safely and competently particularly in a rural and remote environment.
  
The College delivers a comprehensive accredited training and assessment program leading to the award of Fellowship of ACRRM.  This award allows graduates to work in general practice anywhere in Australia.  ACRRM also provides a continuing professional development program so that members can continue to certify and build on their skills. 
  
We are seeking an exceptional leader to take on the exciting role of General Manager – Education.  Reporting to a dynamic and deeply committed Chief Executive, and as part of a high performing leadership team, the General Manager – Education plays a strategic role in guiding the organisation to deliver exceptional education and assessment outcomes for members.
  
Leading teams in the delivery of training, assessment and accreditation the role oversees key outcomes in:
  • Contribution to the annual strategic and business planning process, linking business unit plans to wider corporate objectives
  • Management of a complex group of external stakeholders including government and training partners
  • Oversight of the development and delivery of high quality training programs and assessment processes aligned with member needs
  • Ensuring a high quality of service and engagement is offered to members moving through the training, assessment and accreditation processes
  • Developing and leading a highly engaged, high performing team culture
  • Delivering on the revenue budget and providing insights to the college on trends and the market
  • Ensuring growth in enrolments
  • Ensure standards are maintained and oversee the review of curriculum and accreditation
  • Ensuring performance of training partners to meet accreditation standards
  • Manages risk and governance, ensuring compliance is maintained
  • Oversight of the development of new or improved education products and content
  • Leadership of key strategic projects
To be successful you must have extensive, working knowledge and understanding of post-graduate education with exposure or experience in the health sector as a preference.  If not the health sector, a similarly complex and diverse sector with stringent accreditation requirements will be considered. You must also be an engaging, driven and visionary leader with a track record of inspiring teams to deliver exceptional outcomes to a key customer or member group.  The role also requires an appreciation of rural Australia and the varying challenges faced by people working and delivering services in remote areas.  You will love dealing with a broad and varied range of stakeholders and operating in a fast paced, varied and high performing environment.
  
Our client offers autonomy, an ability to contribute strategically and an opportunity to make a difference to rural Australia through the delivery of services to this critical group of members.
  
To be considered, please submit your resume and cover letter (Word format) which outlines your motivation for and match to the requirements of this role by selecting the “apply now” function.  Confidential enquiries can be made to Natasha Olsson-Seeto or Hayley Campbell on 07 3305 5819.
  
**Please note  - interviews will be held for this role in the week beginning 13 January 2020

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