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21 Barclay Street, Heywood, VIC, 3304


The Department of Health is pleased to invite applications for part time Board Director positions of Heywood Rural Health with terms of office commencing from 1 July 2023.

These positions provide an exciting opportunity for members of the Victorian public to contribute to the health and wellbeing of our communities. Applicants are selected for their capabilities, including personal and professional attributes, skills, knowledge, and experience that contribute to the strategic leadership of public health care for the Victorian community.

Safe and high quality healthcare for all Victorians is a priority of the Department of Health. Applicants must be able to demonstrate and provide evidence in support of the capabilities they identify in their applications.

Heywood Rural Health is a small rural health service that delivers a range of programs and services for our local communities. The Health Service has 5 acute inpatient beds; 45 Residential Aged Care beds (comprising a combination of high and low care), and provides a comprehensive range of community services and is located in the township of Heywood.  Further information is available on our website

The Department of Health is committed to ensuring boards, and committees, reflect the rich diversity of the Victorian community. We encourage applications from women, people of all ages, Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and from lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, gender diverse, intersex and queer people.

Applications close at Midnight Monday 21 November 2022.

Further information including how to apply, please visit  

For all enquiries regarding the Board, please contact Cindy Huppatz, Executive Assistant on PH: (03) 5527 0528 or email: