Indigenous Health Equity Unit, Centre for Health Equity Melbourne School of Population and Global Health Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences
Salary: $99,199 - $107,370 p.a. plus 9.5% superannuation
First 1000 Days Australia is an innovative national collaboration between the University of Melbourne, Save the Children and Queensland Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services. First 1000 Days Australia is mobilizing resources, skills and opportunity to support families of Indigenous children to achieve a lifetime of health, educational and economic equity in a generation. Supporting the health and wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians from preconception to age two, thereby building a strong foundation for children, families and communities. Guided by a Council of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander thought leaders and Elders and Local Implementation Hubs, First 1000 Days Australia will provide critical support to Indigenous Australian families to allow them the same opportunities as other Australians through cultural, programmatic and business solutions tailored to meet their needs and aspirations.
This position will work within the First 1000 Days Australia Queensland team to mobilize and implement the collaborations strategy, in partnership with regional community leaders, businesses and organisations. Reporting to the Executive Director of First 1000 Days Australia, the Regional Implementation Managers - First 1000 Days Australia are responsible for designing an implementation plan and governance and reporting structures of the First 1000 Days Program across a regional area, working in partnership with Save the Children and the Queensland Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services. This role will coordinate research and implementation activities within the regional area, under the direction of the Executive Director First 1000 Days Australia.
The Regional Implementation Managers - First 1000 Days Australia, will work closely with staff across the First 1000 Days Australia consortia in their region, key external partners and collaboration stakeholders. This position is based in Moreton Bay region.
First 1000 Days Australia encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians.
Close date: 22 Oct 2017
Position Description and Selection Criteria
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