Management Associate Scheme

Develop your career as a leader with the Eastern Health Alliance and Changi General Hospital!

The Management Associate Scheme (MAS) is a 24-month programme targeted at talented people who have a passion for healthcare and are keen to be groomed to become future management leaders in our organization.

You could be one of these future leaders we are looking for. Successful candidates will be required to sign an agreement of acceptance into the scheme.

Management Associate Scheme (MAS):

Programme Structure

The Management Associate Scheme is made up of two broad stages

  1. Core Rotation
    12 months Rotation among the Core Functional Departments
    (Relatively short stints across different core functions designed to provide a broad exposure across the institution)
  2. Department Rotation
    12 months Rotation within the units of the Sponsoring Department
    (Comprehensive exposure to the various sections within the sponsored department/division)

During your journey in the MA Scheme, you will take on challenging projects and spearhead new initiatives under the mentorship of a Divisional Head. You will also experience first-hand ground operations, understand and even help handle issues and challenges.

What We Offer

The Management Associate programme has been designed to provide you with an accelerated career development pathway as a future management leader. You will

  1. be exposed to different aspects of the organization and its business so as to gain a macro view of how the various functions of the hospital and the regional health system work together to provide the best care for our patients. Through this, you will develop a wide range of core competencies to enable your healthcare career with us.
  2. be supported in this journey by management mentors who will help guide and shape your career growth.
  3. be offered systematic and varied opportunities to take on greater responsibility and more challenging roles that will stand you in good stead in your healthcare career.

The programme is available across a wide range of the organisation’s business segments.

Are You The One?


To qualify for the Management Associate scheme, you must possess:

  • An Honours Degree from a recognized institution
  • Up to TWO years of working experience.

Qualities for Success

The Management Associate should:

  • have a motivation, passion and drive to excel in the career of a healthcare administration leader
  • have a self-driven, results-oriented mindset
  • display a high level of adaptability, learning agility and resilience
  • exhibit leadership potential, critical and analytical thinking
  • be able to think Out-of-the-Box, and be resourceful and creative
  • be articulate and able to present well both orally and in written communication

You will be invited to take part in a series of comprehensive assessments designed to further determine your potential for entry and success in the programme. You will be required to set aside two days to participate in the following assessments:

DAY 1 (19 March 2016)

  • Group Discussion
  • Group and Individual Presentation

DAY 2 (2 April 2016)

  • Only shortlisted candidates will be invited to participate in a panel interview
  • Profiling Assessment

How To Apply?

If you are looking for a challenge and to deepen your craft and capabilities in healthcare, why not consider taking up our challenge to be a future leader in the organisation?

Applications are closed for 2016. Check back in the future for more opportunities.