Holsworth Research Initiative Co Ordinator

at La Trobe University

  • Part Time 0.8 or 4 days per week
  • 4 year fixed term position
  • Based at the Bendigo campus
  • $77,999 - $84,155 pro rata plus up to 17% superannuation

About the role

The recently established La Trobe Holsworth Research Initiative aims to optimise function and performance for all individuals by addressing the global challenges of inactivity and chronic disease, and enabling sports people to perform better and compete more successfully. The Initiative will turbo-charge existing research strengths within the La Trobe Rural Health School in exercise, physical activity and rehabilitation.

Duties of this newly created position will involve planning, implementation, operational liaison, budget management, and marketing to support research grant applications, research funding, research candidate activities and other research activities. It is expected that you will also be responsible for providing monitoring of research accounts and financial reports.

Skills & Experience

To be successful in this position the incumbent will have:

  • A relevant degree with subsequent relevant experience to consolidate the theories and principles learned;
  • Demonstrated ability to gain a conceptual understanding of relevant policies, procedures or systems and interpretation in the application of policy;
  • Sound communication skills and the ability to problem solve.


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How to Apply

Closing date: 11pm Thursday 5th December 2019

Position Enquiries: Professor Michael Kingsley, Email: M.Kingsley@latrobe.edu.au

Position Description below:

Download File PD HEO6 HRI Coordinator.pdf

This position is open to people with a valid full-time working visa.

Please submit an online application ONLY and include the following documents:

  • Cover letter;
  • An up to date resume; and
  • A separate document addressing each essential and desirable bullet point in the Key Selection Criteria which is located in the position description.

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La Trobe University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

All La Trobe University employees are bound by the Working with Children Act 2005. If you are successful, you will be required to hold a valid Victorian Employee Working with Children Check prior to commencement.

For further enquiries on how to apply for this role, please contact Recruitment Partner Justin Bolton on +61 (03) 9479 1073

To apply and to view position description please visit http://www.latrobe.edu.au/jobs and search for job number 558996 under current vacancies.

About La Trobe

La Trobe University's success is driven by people who are committed to making a difference. They are creative and highly motivated, pursue new ideas and create knowledge. La Trobe is one of Australia's research leaders, and the largest provider of higher education to regional Victoria. La Trobe University turned 50 in 2017, and over the half century of its existence it has established a reputation as an innovative and accessible university, willing to take risks and take on challenges. Our teaching and research address some of the most significant issues of our time and we're passionate about driving change through operational excellence to benefit the communities we serve.

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