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Education and Training Officer

Job posted: 22/02/2021
Applications close: 08/03/2021 (Midnight)
8 days remaining

8 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Education and Training, Nursing

Reference: 23118

Reference: 23118

Occupation: Education and Training, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Education and Training Officer



  • Full Time /  Part Time (.6 EFT to 1.0 EFT ) opportunity for 2 year initial contract with possible extension

  • Richmond

  • Turning Point, Richmond



Eastern Health


Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and general healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and state-wide specialist services  to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.



About us


 Turning Point is a national treatment, research and education centre that provides leadership in the alcohol and drug, gambling and mental health sectors in Victoria and beyond.


 Combining innovative research in the clinical, population health and policy fields, with service innovation, surveillance, system enhancements, capacity building and specialist support, Turning Point assists services, communities and the Victorian government to respond to current and emerging alcohol and drug and gambling issues.


 Turning Point is part of Eastern Health, the largest public health provider in the eastern suburbs, providing a comprehensive range of high quality acute, sub-acute, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care and community health services. We are also strongly affiliated with Monash University and deliver a number of higher education qualifications in partnership with them.


 


About the role



In this role, you will:



  • Deliver and evaluate education and training programs



  • Develop appropriate databases and coordinate data collection and analysis

  • Prepare timely and relevant written reports (e.g. for DHHS or other publications)

  • Provide some contribution to the facilitation, design and delivery of undergraduate and postgraduate courses

  • Undertake wider administrative duties of the Program as well as the organisation more broadly as required in consultation with the Workforce Development Manager.     



About you



As our ideal candidate, you will have:




  • A content related degree

  • Experience in a relevant field as a teacher/ trainer

  • Clinical experience in the alcohol and drug field or sound understanding of current alcohol and drug issues

  • A current training and assessment qualification

  • Capacity to design curricula, deliver and evaluate courses

  • Well-developed word processing (Microsoft Office suite), PowerPoint and other computer skills

  • Capacity to conceptualise and manage projects

  • Highly developed written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills

  • Knowledge of the ethical standards required when working with marginalized groups

  • Well-developed oral presentation skills

  • Strong work ethic


 


Please refer to the attached position description for further details of the role.


What we offer


Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!



  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours

  • Salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals


 Next Steps


If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!


Please note:



  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury

  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.

  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.

  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.


Eastern Health Values:  Patients First | Agility | Humility | Respect | Kindness | Excellence

Education and Training Officer

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

FAY STAIOS - (03) 8413 8509
Fay.Staios@turningpoint.org.au

Education and Training Officer