General Practice Quality Improvement Coordinator

Brisbane South PHN
CBD & Inner Suburbs
Healthcare & Medical
This is a full time fixed term role for six months
Posted 10d ago


Brisbane South PHN is looking for a skilled and passionate General Practice Quality Improvement Coordinator to deliver data driven quality improvement programs within general practice. This exciting opportunity enables you to use your knowledge and experience of primary care, prevention and chronic disease management to deliver structured programs and projects by coaching and empowering general practice teams. 

You will establish and coach general practice teams to use evidence to plan and action continuous quality improvement activities to achieve measurable impact on patient outcomes, and deliver more person-centred care.   This is a full time fixed term role for six months.

About the Organisation

Brisbane South PHN has a strong commitment to working in partnership with our local communities, with primary health care professionals, hospital and health services, all levels of government and with the public, private and not-for-profit sectors. Through delivering on our strategic vision of ‘the best possible health and wellbeing for every person in the Brisbane south region’, our aim is that the Brisbane south region, its primary health agencies, professionals and its local communities will be recognised as experiencing a high-quality health system that delivers improved lifelong health and wellbeing.

We offer a flexible working environment, including remote working options and a newly refurbished collaboration-oriented office, as part of an organisation with a friendly and professional culture dedicated to meaningfully delivering on our vision. 

To be successful in this role you will need:

  • Tertiary qualification in a health and/or related field and/or significant relevant experience.
  • Demonstrated experience and understanding of quality improvement methodologies.
  • Ability to developandmaintain productive and effective stakeholder relationships to support achievement of agreed outcomes, including skills in coaching and facilitation.
  • Knowledge of, or theability to quickly acquire knowledge in relation to chronic disease prevention and management.
  • Engaging written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills to effectively communicate with various stakeholders.
  • Moderate/highlevel of computer literacyand capacity to understand software applicationsandsystems relevant to the program.
  • Ability to analyse and manage datatofacilitate performance reporting.
  • Ability to operate as a member of a high functioning, collaborative team.
  • Experience working within a project-based environment isdesirable.
  • Current driver’s licence.

To apply please review the full position description and outline your suitability for the role against the skills and experience required and submit your resume.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, culturally and linguistically diverse people, people living with disability and members of the LGBTQIA+ community are encouraged to apply. We value diversity in culture, ethnicity, race, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, disability status, neurodiversity or any other aspect which makes our people unique.

Please visit our website at for more information.

To apply please review the full position description and outline your suitability for the role against the skills and experience required and submit your cover letter and resume by COB Monday 18 October 2021.

For further information on the role, please contact Alicia Bruce – Program Manager General Practice Quality Improvement on 07 3864 7555

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.


Employer questions

Your application will include the following questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • Do you have a current Australian driver's licence?

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