Research Assistant

Job posted: 19/10/2020
Applications close: 26/10/2020 (Midnight)
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Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Health and Allied Health, Projects, Research

Reference: 22236

Reference: 22236

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Health and Allied Health, Projects, Research

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Research Assistant

  • Casual Opportunity

  • Join the Turning Point Team

  • Based in 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.

Turning Point is a specialist alcohol and other drug organisation that integrates treatment and support services with research, education and training. This unique service model ensures that research informs clinical practice and vice versa, resulting in a best practice environment.

About the role

Based at Turning Point in Richmond, this position is expected to conduct a variety of research tasks within a broader team and engage in relevant administration work.  Research tasks will include data collection, data entry and some data analysis.

About you

To be successful in this role you will possess:

  • Ability to undertake data entry and management

  • Ability to undertake data analysis using appropriate analysis software

  • Ability to undertake literature searches

  • Ability to undertake data collection

  • Capacity to work as a member of a research team

  • Computing skills, including word processing (e.g. Microsoft Office) and database software packages (e.g. Microsoft Access)

  • Well-developed interpersonal skills

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 

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

Research Assistant

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James Wilson - (03) 8414 8413

Research Assistant