Medical Director

Medical Director

As Medical Director, you will provide clinical guidance, leadership, and direction to clinic management and staff, ensuring that clinical regulatory requirements are met and complied with. This opportunity will see you responsible for representing clinicians and their practices in regular executive meetings. 

This position is part-time (0.2 FTE).

About you

  • Guide and lead clinical management and staff 
  • Advise on clinical regulatory requirements and ensure compliance 
  • Leadership and demonstration of team-based behaviours and tendencies
  • Represent clinicians and their practice in regular executive meetings 

What you bring

  • Registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency as a medical practitioner 
  • Vocational registration as a sleep medicine practitioner recognised by the Commonwealth Department of Health
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and compliance with relevant legislation, policy, and procedural guidelines
  • Demonstrated experience with the appointment and credentialing of medical, dental, and Allied Health staff 
  • Extensive clinical governance and risk management experience 


  • Salary packaging options 
  • Join Australia’s leading respiratory and sleep research organisation 
  • Being part of a dedicated team

About us

The Woolcock Institute of Medical Research is a not-for-profit organisation that strives to improve breathing and sleep health through world-class research, clinical care, and education. Our dedicated multidisciplinary team of specialists at the Woolcock Clinic is at the forefront of their fields, with access to the latest innovations in diagnosis and evidence-based treatments for respiratory and sleep disorders. The Woolcock Clinic also offers a comprehensive range of respiratory tests and sleep studies. 

We are the world's number one respiratory and sleep medical research organisation.

We conduct ground-breaking research that leads to the prevention of diseases, the cure of diseases, and the reduction of disease burden on the lives of patients.

We translate ground-breaking discoveries into practice for the benefit of individuals and society.

We aspire to prevent the development of disease, cure where the disease is present, and remove the burden of disease.

We are a trusted not-for-profit research institute.

Everything we do is founded on integrity, responsibility, stewardship, openness, fairness, and accountability.

We are caring, reliable, supportive, open, honest, trustworthy, committed, dedicated, passionate, and professional.

How to Apply

Please apply to our Human Resources Team at attaching a cover letter and current resume. 

Please Note

The Woolcock Clinic is a private health facility that follows the Public Health (COVID-19 Vaccination of Health Care Workers) Order 2021: Healthcare workers will need to have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine by 30 September 2021 and both doses by 30 November 2021 to continue working for NSW Health or a Private Health Facility

Residency Requirements

Australian citizens and Permanent Residents only (incl. New Zealand Citizens)

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