Research Assistant/Officer, College of Medicine and Public Health

Adelaide, Australia
30 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
26 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Classification: Higher Education Officer Level 5 / Higher Education Officer Level 6
Salary Range: HEO5: $67,157 - $74,331 pa / HEO6: $75,223 - $80,340 pa 
Employment Type: Fixed-term, full-time, available until 30 June 2020
Position Reports to: Assistant Manager, QAAMS Program
Please Direct Application Enquiries to: Nicola Robinson on phone: (08) 8201 7615 or
Closing Date: 11:00 am, Monday 26 November 2018

Position Summary:

Under general direction the Research Assistant will provide support for the Centre’s QAAMS (Quality Assurance for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Medical Services) Program that offers POCT for diabetes management in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (ATSI) medical services.

The Flinders University International Centre for Point-of Care Testing is a global leader in point-of-care testing (POCT) and is recognised for expertise in POCT research and teaching encompassing chronic, acute and infectious diseases. The Centre’s research activities have made a significant contribution to increasing access to health care and improving health outcomes, particularly in Indigenous communities and rural and remote settings nationally and internationally.

Please note: Pursuant to the Children’s Protection Act 1993 (SA) this position has been deemed prescribed.  It is an inherent requirement of the position that the successful candidate maintains a current Child Related Employment Screening which is satisfactory to the University.

Information For Applicants:

You are required to provide a submission of no more than three pages, stating how your current and/or recent experience meet the requirements of the position description.