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Head of Allied Health Research

Job posted: 24/06/2022
Applications close: 08/07/2022 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Melbourne Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Research, Medical

Reference: 63684

Reference: 63684

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Research, Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Head of Allied Health Research



  • Lead Allied Health Research at Royal Melbourne Hospital

  • Joint appointment with La Trobe University - Academic and Research Collaborative in Health (ARCH), Director at the RMH site

  • Full Time 3 year appointment, 80 hours per fortnight with ADO


The Royal Melbourne Allied Health Directorate consists of over 330EFT. The Allied Health research team is committed to working with all staff to ensure translation of clinical problems into research with the aim of improving patients’ clinical outcomes. The Head of Allied Health Research will work under the direction of the Chief Allied Health Officer and ARCH Executive Director to engage with stakeholders to encourage and promote a robust and innovative research culture and rapid translation of evidence into practice.




Your new role:



  • Lead industry engagement and contribute to the research, clinical and academic partnership between La Trobe University and Royal Melbourne Hospital.

  • Ensure excellence together with strong industry and consumer engagement.

  • Provide research leadership to RMH clinicians and researchers, alongside academics and students at La Trobe University. 

  • Facilitate an evidence-based approach to health care, with an emphasis on inter-professional practice and consumer-focused and industry co-produced research and translation.


About you:



  • You hold a PhD or equivalent accreditation and standing, together with outstanding track record of clinical research experience in rehabilitation, mental health, aged care, chronic disease management, exercise, therapy outcomes and consumer engagement.

  • You have experience in an evidence-based approach to health care, with an emphasis on inter-professional practice and consumer-focused and industry co-produced research and translation.

  • You are a leader of high-quality staff and research higher degree students within a contemporary healthcare environment.

  • You are an AHPRA registered (or relevant professional body) Allied Health clinician researcher.


Benefit of working with the Royal Melbourne Hospital:



  • Enjoy excellent work-life balance working in a supportive and collaborative team.

  • Melbourne City location – close to public transport and CBD, onsite car parking options available.

  • Monthly ADO and salary packaging options available.


The RMH is proud to be a workplace that champions diversity, inclusion and equality for our staff and our community. Our goal is for our people to feel safe, included and supported so that they can be at their best every single day. We encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies, and will consider adjustments to support such applications.



Interested?


If you are looking for a challenging role and can demonstrate the above capabilities, connect with us.



For a confidential discussion please connect via the details below.



All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check and Victorian Working with Children Check. Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment and COVID-19 Vaccination (three doses) prior to commencement.

Head of Allied Health Research

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Contact:

Genevieve Juj - 93427711

Head of Allied Health Research