Immigration Officer

Job posted: 24/05/2022
Applications close: 17/08/2022 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Occupational Health and Safety

Reference: 26691

Reference: 26691

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Occupational Health and Safety

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Immigration Officer

  • Permanent part time - 3 or 4 days/week

  • Salary Packaging and great employee benefits

  • 5 weeks annual leave per year pro-rata for part-time

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 the role

This is an exciting new opportunity for a registered migration agent.  The international immigration officer is responsible for case management of end to end Skilled Nomination applications with the Department of Home Affairs for medical appointments and other specialties and for maintaining Eastern Health's sponsorship with the Department of Home Affairs.  This is a great opportunity to work cooperatively within and outside of the People and Cuture directorate to create a culture of good customer service.

About you 

To be successful in this role you will possess:

  • Experience in immigration requirements for health care workers - highly desired

  • Registration as a migration officer

  • Experience in recruitment of international medical graduates

  • Highly developed interpersonal and leadership experience

  • A strong commitment to high quality care

  • The ability to work as part of a diverse team

  • Excellent communication and organisational skills

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

Vaccination against infectious disease is a mandatory requirement of this role.  An offer of employment is conditional on you providing evidence that you are currently vaccinated against COVID-19 including your booster, prior to commencing employment.

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 is a child safe organisation, committed to promoting the wellbeing and cultural safety of Aboriginal children, children with disabilities and all children in their diversity.

Eastern Health is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment that welcomes and values all people. We recognise that diversity is essential in ensuring Eastern Health provides the best service to its consumers.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, women, those from the LGBTIQ+ community, people living with disability and those from a culturally and linguistically diverse background, are strongly encouraged to apply. Those seeking support in submitting an application are welcome to contact the hiring manger listed or feel free to contact the Talent Acquisition team.

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

**Please note applications will be screened upon receipt and advertising may close prior to the closing date.**

Immigration Officer

Job type:

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Job classification:

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Cathy Portelli - (03) 8804 8616

Immigration Officer