National Training Coordinator

Wollongong, Australia
28 Jul 2017
End of advertisement period
14 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time


  • Fixed term, full time appointment (until 30 June 2019)

The University of Wollongong (UoW) has been appointed by the Australian Government to lead a national multi-stakeholder consortium, Dementia Training Australia (DTA), to provide dementia training and education to the workforce. DTA is a service established to provide dementia-specific training to a range of professionals working across aged care, health care, community service providers and, undergraduate trainees. Our goal is to improve the care and wellbeing of people with dementia. 

DTA is a part of the Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health (SMAH), a faculty that is committed to quality outcomes delivered via a sustainable model where development and innovation are key elements of all that we do. SMAH is one of UOW’s five Faculties and incorporates the Schools of Chemistry, Biological Sciences, Earth and Environmental Science, Nursing, and the School of Medicine (incorporating Graduate Medicine).

DTA offers training packages tailored to the specific needs of aged care organisations. This role will be responsible for the efficient and effective national coordination of Tailored Training Packages. This position will plan, prepare and evaluate educational processes and activities, ensuring adherence to DTAs strategic vision.

You will be prompted to respond to the selection criteria as part of the online application process, based on the position description below. You will be able to save your application at any time and submit at a later date if required; you will only be able to do this before the closing date of the position.

For further information about this position, please contact Fallon Forbes on +61 2 4221 4994.

The University of Wollongong is committed to workplace equity, diversity and inclusion. We value and acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures. We embrace diversity a key component of attracting and retaining talent at UOW.

Primary Location: Australia-New South Wales-Wollongong
Employee Status: Fixed Term
Schedule: Full-time
Closing Date: 14/08/2017, 9:59:00 PM
Salary Details: Level 5:
Reference Number: 170665
HR Contact: Silvana Duleski
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