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Board Director Opportunities at Heywood Rural Health

The Minister for Health, the Hon. Mary-Anne Thomas MP, is pleased to invite applications for part time director positions at Heywood Rural Health. The positions start on 1 July 2024 and appointments are for two to three years.

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

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 Victorian Government is committed to ensuring boards reflect the rich diversity of the Victorian community. Applications are welcomed from 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.

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

Further information about Victorian health service boards and how to apply, please go to the following website:  

To apply directly, please go to:

Applications close at Midnight Sunday 19 November 2023.

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