Project Worker, Allied Health Retention Project

Melbourne, Australia
29 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
16 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Work type: Fixed Term
Location: Hospital based
Division/Faculty: Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences
Department/School: School of Melbourne Medical School
Salary: $79,910 - $86,499 (HEW 6)
Role & Superannuation rate: Professional - 17% superannuation

The University of Melbourne, Department of Rural Health (DRH) is funded by the Commonwealth as a workforce program. As part of this, the DRH has developed a project in partnership with Goulburn Valley Health (GVH) aimed at improving retention of the allied health workforce. The Project Worker position has been established to support allied health professionals in all aspects of living and working in the Goulburn Valley. The Project Worker will play a pivotal role in supporting the development and implementation of the retention project.

The Project Worker is responsible for supporting the design and delivery of solution-focused supports for allied health staff and developing community networks for the purpose of aiding the personal and professional adjustment of staff who are new to GVH and/or to living in the Goulburn Valley region.

The Project Worker will be an excellent communicator, able to build strong working relationships within and across organisations, teams and in the community. With a track record in project management, the Project Worker is responsible for timely data collection and project reporting to the partners as well as providing secretariat support to the project’s steering groups (2).

The position is accountable to Dr Cosgrave.

Applications close: 16 Dec 2018 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time

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