Service Coordinator, Telehealth

Albury-Wodonga/Orange/Wagga Wagga, Australia
28 May 2018
End of advertisement period
18 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • This exciting new position will be responsible for driving the development of telehealth capability at CSU
  • This position will have a key role is stakeholder engagement with clinicians and community
  • Following the establishment of telehealth capability, the role will continue to grow through coordination of telehealth training activities and potentially telehealth services

The Role

  • Fixed Term (to 13 December 2019), Full Time (Part time may be considered)
  • $81,961 to $89,646 pa (plus 17% superannuation)
  • Albury-Wodonga, Orange or Wagga Wagga

The Service Coordinator (Telehealth) will be a key staff member in the Three Rivers University Department of Rural Health, supporting the development of quality rural clinical training experiences for health professional students. The Service Coordinator (Telehealth) will be primarily responsible for driving the development of CSU capability in telehealth education for students, clinicians and community partners. The Service Coordinator (Telehealth) will as a work as a member of the UDRH team and will undertake extensive engagement with the health care community, university Faculties and Schools, and UDRH partners to develop capacity for quality educational experiences for future and current rural health professionals.

To be successful you will have:

  • A degree with at least 4 years subsequent experience relevant to health professional education resulting in sound knowledge and understanding of the discipline.
  • Demonstrated ability to build strong partnerships, networks and relationships
  • Demonstrated capacity to utilise and embrace relevant current and emerging technologies to achieve work objectives

About Us

Charles Sturt University is a young and growing university committed to developing far-sighted people who help their communities grow and flourish. We make a significant contribution to the prosperity and vibrancy of our rural and regional communities, with a reach and impact across Australia and internationally. We work together with industry, communities and students to create new thinking, inspire each other and make a positive and progressive contribution to the world.

The Faculty of Science delivers flexible, innovative teaching programs which provide graduates with the skills and knowledge to build a career, advance their profession and contribute to their community. We currently have more than 9000 students and over 500 staff dedicated to advancing scientific knowledge.

We are a leader in strategic and applied research in a wide array of sciences. We enhance and extend knowledge, train and educate future researchers and provide scientific solutions to current challenges. We achieve this through ethical practice, professional collaborations, industry involvement and a commitment to continual improvement.

We also provide a range of health and other services to our regional communities through our enterprise activities.

The Three Rivers University Department of Rural Health (UDRH) is a newly established UDRH based at Charles Sturt University in the Riverina and Central West region of New South Wales. The Three Rivers UDRH provides an opportunity for academic staff committed to educating a future rural health workforce.

The key activities of the UDRH are:

  • Raising the aspiration and success of Indigenous and rural students from the outer regional and remote footprint of the UDRH;
  • Growing capacity for collaborative quality community-led rural clinical training, particularly in smaller regional communities and across expanded practice areas such as disability, aged care, mental health and primary care;
  • Evaluating the activities of the UDRH, researching rural health workforce capabilities and trialling approaches to service delivery to enhance the health of rural Australians; and
  • Fostering the development of future rural health capabilities by developing new multidisciplinary resources and training programs.

CSU offers a great work-life balance, professional development opportunities and generous financial benefits.

Charles Sturt University is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Applications are encouraged from Indigenous Australians; people with a disability; women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles); people who identify as LGBTIQ; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

This position is open to Australian Citizens and Permanent Residents; or applicants who hold a current valid work visa commensurate with this position.

Application Requirements

Applicants are expected to apply online and address the selection criteria in the position description. If you experience difficulties applying online or for further information on completing the application process please visit our how to apply page or contact us.

Further Information

Additional information is available in the position description or by contacting:

Christine Howard | Manager, Three Rivers University Department of Rural Health| | Ph: 02 6933 4170

Closing Date: 11 pm, 18 June 2018

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