Overview

Senior Project Officer – Aged Care
Department for Health and Wellbeing
Job reference: 781684
Location: – VARIOUS –
Job status: Short Term Contract
Eligibility: Open to Everyone

Barossa Hills Fleurieu Local Health Network – Rural Support Service/Ageing & Disability Reform, location negotiable
Total Indicative Remuneration:  ASO7 $112,502 – $121,533 p.a.
Temporary Full-Time position working up to 23 December 2022
The Senior Project Officer is responsible for managing aged care and disability projects with and on behalf of the regional Local Health Networks relevant to the RSS aged care and disability functions and expertise. The Senior Project Officer has project management expertise within the ageing and disability sector and able to understand the funding and legislative change requirements occurring within the sector and assist the regional LHNs to identify strategic responses.

This includes project planning and management, stakeholder management, facilitating meetings and forums aimed at encouraging collaboration, problem solving and providing safety and quality advice relevant to the ageing and disability service delivery by the regional LHNS.

The Senior Project Officer will have strong aged and disability knowledge across the service continuum and will provide specialist advice to drive the design and implementation of improvements and solutions in partnership with the regional LHNs.

Please refer to the Job Pack for Essential Qualifications.

The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and compliant immunisation screening.

Suitably qualified Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are strongly encouraged to apply and will be given preference as a special/equal opportunity measure under section 8(1) of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth), and sections 34(2) and 56(2) of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 (SA).

COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement under the Emergency Management (Healthcare Setting Workers Vaccination) (COVID-19) Directions 2021 to work in SA Health/health care setting.

For more information about the role please refer to the Job Pack provided below. Job ref: 781684

781684 – Senior Project Officer – Aged Care.pdf

 

Flexibility Statement
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.