Consumer Partner

Job posted: 30/08/2021
Applications close: No closing date

No closing date

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Austin Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 38638

Reference: 38638

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education and research across 3 campuses in the northeast of Melbourne and state-wide. Austin Health is world-renowned for its research and specialist work in cancer, liver transplantation, spinal cord injuries, neurology, endocrinology, mental health and rehabilitation.

An exciting opportunity currently exists for enthusiastic Consumer Partners to join our Patient Experience Unit.

To be successful in this role you will have lived experience and can draw from people's experience of health care to influence objectives, role and outcomes of committees and and working groups.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Bring a consumer perspective to the specific issues identified in the relevant activity 
  • Be available to attend at least 75% of meetings per year 
  • Work collaboratively with staff managing the activity 
  • Observe the Austin Health Code of Conduct and Policies and Procedures

Work with us! Your reward is to work in a collaborative environment which will provide you with opportunities for ongoing training and development.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Austin Health and if required, a Working With Children Check.

Austin Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

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Helen Pitman - (03) 9496 3564
Danella Webb - (03) 9496 6724

Consumer Partner