Executive Officer, Australian Council of Deans of Health Sciences, HEO 7

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Adelaide, Australia
13 Sep 2019
End of advertisement period
22 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Provide high level support to the Australian Council of Deans of Health Sciences via the Chair, Dean Academic and Clinical Education.
  • Exciting new, three (3) year, fixed term opportunity
  • Salary range: $87,067 - $97,750 per annum (plus super)

About the Job

We have an exciting new opportunity for an individual to work directly with the Australian Council of Deans of Health Sciences (ACDHS) through the Chair, who is the Dean: Academic and Clinical Education at the University of South Australia.

The ACDHS is the peak representative body of Australian universities that provide pre-professional education in the allied health sciences. The Council adopts a whole of health system perspective and is a strong advocate for the role and contribution of the allied health professions. The ACDHS is a forum for representation, coordination and information sharing which aims to strengthen the education of allied health practitioners to meet community needs across Australia.

As the Executive Officer you will be required to provide high level support to the ACDHS and the Chair. The position is the key point of contact for the ACDHS and is therefore required to develop and maintain relationships with key internal and external stakeholders.

Skills and Experience

We are seeking a dynamic individual who has significant experience in project coordination, board management, communication and networking with national stakeholders especially policy influencers. If this describes you, apply now.

The Executive Officer will be responsible for managing a significant volume of information and activity to inform and support the work of the ACDHS and Chair. You will be required to work collaboratively to assist the ACDHS’s mission and goals by providing high quality written documents, analysis and strategic support.

A University of Enterprise

The University of South Australia (UniSA) is an innovative, outward-looking institution known for its strong and engaged research and its experientially-based teaching and learning that is conducted in close collaboration with business, industry, government and the professions.

In recent years, we have maintained a strong upward trajectory across a number of key indicators and are ranked among the world’s top 50 young institutions. We are committed to international education activities and alumni, graduates who are equipped to meet the demands and expectations of the worldwide workforce, a culturally diverse staff and increasing student mobility.

Benefits on Offer

At UniSA, we seek to enrich people’s lives through the creation and application of knowledge. Our staff love to be a part of an organisational culture that promotes a strong commitment to educating professionals, sharing knowledge, and engaging with our communities.

We offer a competitive remuneration package and we have a family friendly approach to ensure you enjoy a healthy work/life balance.

Lodging your Application

For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit https://workingatunisa.nga.net.au/. Please refer to the online application form which will indicate which selection criteria you need to address. Please address your cover letter for the role to Samantha Matthews, Senior Recruitment Consultant. For further information about the position or the recruitment process, you can contact the UniSA Recruitment Central Team on +618 8302 1700 or via email to recruitment@unisa.edu.au using job reference number #1971.

Applications close: 11:30 pm Sunday 22 September 2019

Applications welcomed from Australian or NZ citizens, Australian permanent residents and those who have the legal right to work in Australia for the term of appointment.

Note: appointment is subject to a satisfactory National Police Check (NPC) being obtained and maintained.

How to apply:

Applications must be lodged online, please note UniSA does not accept applications via email.

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UniSA is committed to developing a diverse workforce and a constructive enterprising culture in which everyone can thrive.

For further support, contact Recruitment Central on +61 8 8302 1700 or email recruitment@unisa.edu.au and you will receive a response within one working day.

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