Indigenous Health Equity Unit, Centre for Health Equity, Melbourne School of Population & Global Health Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences
Salary: $99,199 - $107,370 p.a. plus 9.5% superannuation
The Trachoma Environmental Improvements Manager (TEIM) plays an important role to drive activities and provide focus on the "Environmental" element of the World Health Organisation SAFE strategy to eliminate trachoma. The position will: advocate for safe and functional washing facilities (bathrooms) and work to enhance coordination, collaboration and cooperation between key players at the State and Territory, regional and local levels in health including environmental health, housing, infrastructure and education in targeted regions and remote communities in the tri-state border region of NT, SA, and WA.
The Trachoma Environmental Improvements Manager will be based in Alice Springs and work closely with the Indigenous Eye Health (IEH) Trachoma Coordinator who is also based in Alice Springs.
The position requires travel by vehicle or plane to remote areas of NT, South Australia and Western Australia. Travel to Melbourne and other Australian destinations will also be required from time to time.
IEH strongly encourages applications from Indigenous Australians.
Close date: 22 Oct 2017
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