Community Placement Coordinator

at University of Melbourne

Department of Rural Health Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences

Salary: $79,910 - $86,499 p.a. (pro rata) plus 17% superannuation

The Department of Rural Health (DRH) will undertake a number of new initiatives to increase support of nursing and allied health students undertaking a placement in rural Victoria. The DRH delivers its education programs across a distributed network of campuses and regional health services distant from the main campus at Parkville and according to targets and attributes prescribed by the Commonwealth funded Rural Medical Training (RMT) and Multidisciplinary Training Programmes.

The Community Placement Coordinator will develop innovative education streams for student placements in nursing and allied health students across our regions. Working with rural health services, this role will develop new placements in community-based settings for nursing and allied health students.

The Community Placement Coordinator will work with the student placement team at the DRH and relevant university and health and community partners in order to develop and implement innovative health education programs. This position will be offered at Wangaratta.

  • Reporting line: The position reports to the Student Placement Manager who will provide broad supervision.
  • Supervisory responsibilities: This position may supervise casual staff.
  • Financial delegation and/or budget responsibilities: Not applicable.

Close date: 1 Oct 2017

Position Description and Selection Criteria

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