Group Manager Mission Integration | St John of God Health Care, WA

HOURS: Permanent Fulltime
APPLICATIONS: Closing Friday 30th September 2022

St John of God Health Care (SJGHC) is currently seeking an outstanding individual in the role of Group Manager Mission Integration to support leaders to facilitate an authentic expression of the organisation’s Vision, Mission and Values in their hospitals and services.


Welcome to St John of God Health Care

St John of God Health Care is one of the largest private providers of health care services in Australia, employing more than 16,000 employees (caregivers). We operate 27 hospitals and services comprising more than 3,500 hospital beds, including home nursing, disability services and social outreach programs.

Our organisation is part of the Mission of the Catholic Church and every aspect of our care is based on the Christian values of Hospitality, Compassion, Respect, Justice and Excellence. It is these values that guide our holistic approach to caregiving, with respect for the dignity and worth of each person. 

The Position

St John of God Health Care (SJGHC) is currently seeking an outstanding individual in the role of Group Manager Mission Integration to support leaders to facilitate an authentic expression of the organisation’s Vision, Mission and Values in their hospitals and services. Reporting to the Group Director Mission Integration, you will be an active and key member of the Mission Leadership Team, with strong strategic, operational and influencing skills, and a model of servant leadership that enables other senior leaders to embed Mission practices and values through their work.

The role will be based in Perth and will provide professional support to Directors of Mission Integration and executive teams across SJGHC's Western Australian hospitals and services, to develop and enhance their skills in leadership of a Catholic health care ministry. You will possess the visionary and strategic capability to initiate, implement and evaluate new projects and initiatives to advance Mission integration across the organisation.  You will have experience in creating and facilitating impactful formation programs and in supporting the discernment of significant decisions aligned with organisational guiding principles.

A sound understanding of Catholic social teaching, tradition and scripture is essential with an ability to translate the fundamental principles to a contemporary health care context and to a diverse range of people.

If you have a demonstrated ability to lead a Mission-aligned culture, are committed to excellence and are able build strong, collegial relationships with leaders operating at a senior level, we would love to hear from you.

This position will be offered on a permanent full-time basis, working 76 hours per fortnight.

The successful candidate will have:

  • A willingness and capacity to embrace the Mission and Values of St John of God Health Care.
  • Qualifications in Theology, Scripture, Ethics, Ministry or related studies.
  • Demonstrated evidence of influencing organisational culture and leading Mission integration including the capacity to lead Mission based discernment of key decisions.
  • Demonstrated performance as a strategic leader with evidence of effective development, implementation and evaluation of strategic projects.
  • Experience in the development and implementation of effective formation programs for caregivers/staff and senior leaders.
  • Demonstrated capacity for building collaborative relationships among senior leaders in order to foster a united approach to Mission strategy, implementation and integration.
  • Demonstrated ability to serve as an effective mentor to others.
  • Demonstrated ability to serve as a senior leader, capable of managing competing demands and delivering results.
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills and the capacity to engage effectively with a variety of people.
  • Is a practising Catholic. 

The Benefits:

  • Generous salary packaging options
    • Up to $9010 on a range of benefits such as mortgage, your rent, or other everyday living expenses
    • Up to $2650 on meal entertainment, holiday accommodation and venue hire
    • Access to novated leasing to use pre-tax dollars for a car and expenses
  • A welcoming & supportive culture
  • Flexible work options
  • Discounts on hospital services & private health insurance
  • Option to purchase up to two weeks of additional annual leave
  • Highly competitive salary & conditions

* All applicants must address the Selection Criteria*

All caregivers employed by St John of God Healthcare are required to be vaccinated from Covid-19 in order to fulfil the requirements of the role.

St John of God Health Care embraces diversity and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people with disabilities. We are committed to providing a safe environment for all children and vulnerable people in our care and proactively take measures to protect children/vulnerable people from abuse. 

Applications Close 30th September 2020


For enquiries about this positon please contact Nicci Hutchinson, Executive Assistant to Group Director Mission Integration,  0407888939