Chief executive officer (CEO)

Townsville Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Corporation for Health Services (TAIHS)

Established in 1974, TAIHS aims to promote and advance the health, wellbeing and quality of life for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. TAIHS has around 180 staff who help to provide a suite of health and community service programs. It  receives funding from multiple funding bodies and has an annual turnover of around $28 million.

Closing date: 

5pm, 2 September 2016


Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST)



Job category: 

  • Executive

Type of vacancy: 

Full time

Salary and conditions: 

A negotiable executive salary package around $150,000 per annum plus salary sacrifice options

Job description/overview: 

TAIHS is seeking someone of outstanding ability who has senior level management and financial skills and extensive experience in health and/or community administration. The successful candidate will have outstanding leadership qualities; financial, strategic people management skills; high levels of energy, drive and initiative for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander self-determination; and a proven record of achievement in managing change in a complex environment.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.

Contact person and how to apply: 

Initial inquiries should be directed to Rebecca Bolton at Precruitment on (07) 4034 5000.

To apply please, email your application to

More information: 

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