About This Position
- Fixed-term contract until 30/6/17
- 24 hours per week
- Attractive employee benefits
The Huon Valley Council is looking for a motivated individual who will provide support to the Rural Health Unit whilst being responsible for the implementation and reporting of the Primary Health program.
The successful applicant will be responsible for coordinating and assisting in the delivery of a wide range of health and wellness programs in the Huon Valley Community.
This position will involve the ability to identify and source grant funding opportunities, therefore experience must include a strong skill set within MS Office and first rate time management skills. Applicants must possess a minimum of three years working in a similar role and or appropriate tertiary qualification or equivalent experience.
Applicants must address the selection criteria below.
Minimum of 3 years working in a similar role/level
Appropriate tertiary qualification and/or equivalent experience.
Experience in working in a primary health care setting, preferably in a rural setting.
Experience in working in a community-based role across a diverse age range.
Demonstrated experience within the Microsoft Office suite of applications including MS Publisher along with strong and accurate typing and data input skills.
Demonstrated experience in the use of Medical Director and PracSoft applications
Ability to monitor budgets and service delivery.
Current First Aid and CPR.
Current manual vehicle and ancillary vehicle licence
Demonstrated understanding of health and well being issues of a rural community.
Demonstrated successful outcomes from previous grant writing.
Demonstrated high level care coordinator and referral skills.
Working with Children Check or ability to provide one
Experience in the completion of Health Care Assessments.
Experience with quality assurance and practice accreditation programs.
Emergency Asthma Management/Anaphylaxis
For further information on this position please contact Jacqui Brooksbank, Executive Manager Family Services on (03) 6264 0328
Closing date for this position is 5:00pm on Friday 3 June 2016.
Application Close Date
Jacqui Brooksbank, Executive Manager Family Services