Research Assistant

Adelaide, Australia
22 Jun 2020
End of advertisement period
06 Jul 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Classification: Higher Education Officer Level 5
Salary Range: $70,399 to $77,695 pa 
Employment Type: Fixed-term, Full-time
Position Reports to: Director, International Centre for POCT
Please Direct Application Enquiries to: Dr Susan Matthews
Closing Date: Monday, 6 July 2020 at 11:00 am

Position Summary:

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.

The HE05 position will provide support for the POCT Program that provides training and quality management services to health professionals for the implementation and management of POCT.

The level of supervision provided for this position is general. There are no supervisory responsibilities for this position.

Please note: Pursuant to Child Safety (Prohibited Persons) Act 2016 (SA) this position has been deemed prescribed.  It is an inherent requirement of the position that the successful candidate maintains a current Working With Children Check which is satisfactory to the University.

A valid National Police Certificate which is satisfactory to the University will also be required before the successful applicant can commence in this position.

Information For Applicants:

You are required to provide a suitability statement of no more than three pages, addressing the key capabilities of the position description. In addition, you are required to upload your CV.

We are seeking to increase the diversity to improve equal opportunity outcomes for employees, and therefore we encourage female applicants, people with a disability and/or people from Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent to apply.

Please note, late applications and applications sent via agencies will not be accepted.