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Health Promotion and Resource Coordinator

  • Opportunity to lead an innovative health promotion initiative
  • Focus on community outcomes
  • Coordinate and support a national health promotion team
  • Manage a dedicated suite of health information resources
  • Based in Melbourne

Are you an experienced health promotion professional committed to the delivery of a quality service to the community?

Are you knowledgeable and passionate about driving health promotion best practice with a remote team? 

The Continence Foundation of Australia is a well-regarded national peak body focussing on advocating and providing health promotion and information to key target groups within the community. An essential component of our work is an innovative national Health Promotion Officer (HPO) Program delivering grass-roots community education via a team of HPOs located across five states. Our health promotion work is supported by a substantial suite of information resources for consumers and health professionals. 

We are seeking to appoint an exceptional Health Promotion professional who possesses leadership skills to coordinate the team of Health Promotion Officers. In addition you will monitor and maintain a broad suite of health promotion resources, ensuring consumer and health professional information needs are met. 

The successful candidate will have a minimum of five years health promotion experience ideally gained from the primary, acute or community health care sectors. You will work within, and foster a culture of best practice and collaboration, supporting the health promotion team and ensuring integration across the organisation’s other activities. 

Experience in managing state, territory or federal government projects will be highly desirable, as will experience in coordinating or managing remote teams. Excellent evaluation, analysis and report writing skills are essential as is a valid driver’s license and well developed computer skills. Ability to travel interstate will be required. 

In return the organisation can offer a competitive remuneration package including salary packaging, the option to work 0.8 FTE over four or five days, an easy to access central location, a well-established program and the opportunity to work with a passionate and dedicated team.

For a position description, please contact Mary Trezise on 03 9347 2522 or email m.trezise@continence.org.au.

For more information about the position contact Steve Webster on 03 9347 2522.

Written applications must include a CV, a response to key selection criteria (PD) and 3 referees to: Mary Trezise on email m.trezise@continence.org.au, using the subject line: Health Promotion and Resource Coordinator application 

Applications close on 12 September 2016.

 

Health Promotion Officer

  • Opportunity to create and drive positive change 
  • Focus on community outcomes
  • Based in Perth

Are you are looking for a diverse, autonomous health promotion position committed to the delivery of a quality service to the community?

Are you are excited at the prospect of engaging a cross section of stakeholders in the delivery of quality outcomes?
  
This well-regarded national peak body focusses on advocating and providing health promotion and information to key target groups within the community. In addition, you will engage with consumer and professional groups and broaden opportunities for partnership and collaboration. 

The organisation is seeking to appoint an exceptional Health Promotion professional who is keen to drive best practice health promotion programs across the state. Sound judgement and discretion are essential for this role as you will be working autonomously with remote support from the national office, as an essential part of a long term national program. 

The successful candidate will have proven health promotion experience ideally gained from within the primary, acute or community health care sectors. Experience in stakeholder engagement and public speaking coupled with strong planning, evaluation and report writing skills are also essential as is a valid driver's license and well developed computer skills. Tertiary qualifications in Health Promotion with experience in continence care will be highly regarded.  

For a confidential discussion about this exciting opportunity call Paul Hoffman on 1300 762 899 or email paul@ardent.com.au

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