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Project Officer

Job details

Location: Parkville
Job Type: Contract
Discipline:
Reference: 98490
Posted: 7 months ago

Job description

  • Full time contract with salary packaging benefits
  • Play a key role in improving primary health care   
  • Project experience & understanding of Community health is essential

About the company:

This organisation, based on the city fridge, has a key purpose and goal to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of medical services for patients. You will play a key position in leading the State funded General Practice Respiratory Clinic program by providing central oversight and high-level project support to the program.


Your key responsibilities include:

  • Project management to lead the implementation and monitoring of General Practice Respiratory Clinics across metro Melbourne
  • Collaboration with key external stakeholders including hospital networks, primary health care and the Victorian Department of Health, maintaining high performing working relationships
  • Development of key procedural and project documentation, including program guidance materials
  • Implement a system of reporting to support monitoring of performance against targets and deliverables
  • Lead data analysis to inform the quality improvement and planning
  • Manage the development of a range of plans and reports to meet the requirements of the organisation or funders as relevant
  • Co-ordinate Communities of Practice for GPRCs across the three metro PHNs

About you:

  • A working knowledge of healthcare systems, nursing, general practice or commissioning.
  • Project management experience is desirable  
  • Qualifications or relevant experience in health system improvement 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication including report writing and presenting
  • Experience in quality improvement methodology, application and implementation 
  • Project coordination experience including planning, monitoring, and reporting on projects
  • A positive and proactive approach to work
  • A full drivers license

Benefits:

  • Work with a passionate team of experts, with a wealth of skills and experiences
  • Work in a friendly, supportive & professional environment 
  • Have access to continuous learning and development opportunities
  • Take advantage of salary packaging and leave loading
  • Work in open plan office space close to public transport & be supported working from home during restrictions

Please note you will need to obtain a police check and working with childrens check for this role before commencing this role.  

If this sounds interesting or you would like to hear more, please contact me at nicole@charterhouse.com.au or simply apply online with your CV, including a cover letter.

At Charterhouse, we embrace, and value, diversity of culture, working arrangements, sexual orientation, and gender identity. On behalf of our client, we promote a workplace that actively seeks to include and welcome unique contributions of all people; to embrace and celebrate the value of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander staff, their skills and contributions to the workplace.