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Health Promotion Officer

  • AdvertiserNexus Primary Health
  • WebsiteView website
  • ModalityNutritional Medicine
  • Work TypeFull Time
  • Posted28 Jul 2022
  • LocationSeymour & Broadford, VIC

The Role

Who we are Nexus Primary Health (Nexus) is a not-for-profit organisation and is committed to excellence in the delivery of holistic, accessible, community-based health services that meet quality and safety standards. Nexus is a health promoting workplace that actively celebrates and promotes diversity of backgrounds and differences to realise the potential of our employees. We are supportive of people who have been out of the workforce for an extended period. We encourage job applications from Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander People, people with disabilities, people from the LGBTI community and people from culturally diverse backgrounds. What we offer Working for a respected and sustainable organisation. Salary commensurate with skills and experience. Salary Packaging for employees (incl. $15,900 tax free annually). Secure hours and pay. Opportunities to work from home. Become part of a collaborative and dynamic team. Flexible work arrangements, including purchased leave - family friendly. Professional development opportunities and supervision. Onsite parking and access to work vehicles. Employee Assistance Program. Let's talk about the role Working as part of our Health & Diversity team, you will undertake health promotion initiatives including networking, engaging and supporting a variety of community stakeholders and settings on key priority areas. A major part of the role will be to work collaboratively on the Lower Hume Integrated Health Promotion Plan 2022-2025 using a systems thinking approach. No two days will be the same. This role will be based at our Broadford Office with opportunity to work from home. Let's talk about you You will have: A tertiary qualification in Health Promotion, Social Science, Public Health or a related field; High level communication and interpersonal skills with a strong ability to network, form rapport and work collaboratively with stakeholders; Understanding and experience in the planning, delivery and evaluation of prevention projects; Understanding of and a commitment to equity and inclusion principles; Experience in working with community based health, local government and/or community services would be an advantage; Understanding/experience working in a rural primary/community health setting would be an advantage. Received all doses of the COVID-19 vaccine and be vaccinated for Influenza (yearly) How to apply We want to get to know you better, so in your application please include a resume and cover letter addressing the Key Selection Criteria contained within the Position Description. Enquiries can be made to Cassi Stewart, Health and Diversity Team Leader on 1300 77 33 52. Nexus is committed to the safeguarding of children and vulnerable people. All successful applicants will undergo rigorous compliance screening prior to their appointment. Successful candidates are required to have a current Police Check, a Working with Children's check and an NDIS Worker Screening clearance Applications Close: 18 Aug 2022

Qualifications & Experience

Bachelor of Health Science or Social Science

How to Apply

Here is the link to our current vacancies page where you can apply - https://www.nexusprimaryhealth.org.au/careers/current-vacancies