Executive Team

General Manager -crop portrait 
Mr Sean Hubbard

Sean Hubbard joined The Wesley Hospital as General Manager on 2 March 2020. For the past seven years Sean has been with the Mater Group in the Health division, where his most recent role was CEO.  

Sean is an internationally accomplished executive with demonstrated achievements gained from 20 years’ experience across an extensive range of leadership roles in healthcare organisations in both for profit and not for profit sectors. Sean is an innovative and results driven leader who has worked at an operational and strategic level, with a focus on always delivering safe, high quality and personalised care to patients.

After qualifying as a Chartered Accountant through Deloitte, he progressed into executive roles at Life Healthcare in South Africa and at the Joondalup Health campus in Perth.  Sean is also a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Phone: (07) 3232 7271 | Fax: (07) 3232 6011 | Rosa.Deane@uchealth.com.au

Director of Clinical Services -Cheryl Clayton NEW
Ms Cheryl Clayton

Cheryl Clayton joined the Wesley in October 2016. She came to us after some 17 years with Mater Health Services where, in addition to her role as Director of Nursing and Midwifery Mater Private Hospitals, she held senior roles at Mater Mothers’ Hospitals, Mater Children’s Hospital, and as the Director of Clinical Services at Mater Private Hospital Redland.  

During her time at Mater Private Hospital Redland Cheryl was instrumental in the implementation of an effective quality program which led to the hospital winning numerous awards for patient satisfaction and engagement. She puts the welfare of each patient at the centre of all she does and has a reputation for creating a strong culture of engagement with nursing and midwifery leadership, setting a high standard of how staff provide care for patients and each other.

 Cheryl has spent a number of years in both the public and private hospital environments, however, her passion lies in the challenges of the private, not- for- profit sector and supporting those who access care and work in that sector. Cheryl is delighted in having joined such a dynamic team at The Wesley Hospital. In her words; “It is a privilege to work in an organisation with values that align with my own personal values. I am looking forward to the challenges my new role will bring.”

Phone: (07) 3232 7271 | Fax: (07) 3232 6011 | Rosa.Deane@uchealth.com.au

Director of Corporate Services - Mr Fergus Pollock

Fergus Pollock joined The Wesley Hospital in June 1995 as Planning and Development Manager. In September 2000 he moved to UnitingCare Health holding the position of Manager of Financial Analysis and then Business Development Manager. He transferred back to the Wesley in July 2006 as Director of Finance and Administration.

During his time at UnitingCare Health Fergus was involved in capital works projects at St Andrew's War Memorial Hospital in Brisbane, Buderim Private Hospital and the greenfield development of St Stephen's Hospital, Hervey Bay.

Fergus is a Certified Practicing Accountant and has over 20 years commercial and financial experience in the private hospitals' sector, industrial catering sector and insurance.

Phone: (07) 3232 7565 | Fax: (07) 3232 6011 | Bronwynne.Bradley@uchealth.com.au

IMG_5468Director of Medical Services
- Adjunct Professor James Houston


Adjunct Professor James (Jim) Houston was appointed Director of Medical Services at The Wesley Hospital in December 2019.

Having worked for many years in both the public and private sector, Dr Houston's most recent roles were as the Deputy Director of Medical Services at RBWH and Acting Director of Medical Services at Caboolture Hospital. Prior to these roles, Dr Houston was employed as the Director of Medical Services at Greenslopes Private Hospital for 16 years.

Phone: (07) 3232 7926 |  dmsoffice.wesley@uchealth.com.au