Position Details
Reference Number 19537
Position Title Intake Assistant
Employment Type Fixed Term Part Time
Division Chief Operating Officer
Location Melbourne
Award Classification Award : Managers & Administrative Officers
Classification From: HS2 - Managers / Administrative Workers Grade 2
Classification To: HS2 - Managers / Administrative Workers Grade 2
Position Summary

Outstanding candidates are encouraged to apply for positions now open at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre – a place where our normal days are extraordinary; as are the people we care for.


Peter Mac is one of a handful of integrated cancer research, education and treatment centres in the world. Each day our team strives to provide the very best in cancer care, even better treatments and potential cancer cures for all people affected by cancer.


Globally, we are facing one of the most pivotal times in the pursuit of cancer cures, and Peter Mac stands at its forefront. Together, we aim to lead a new era of cancer prevention, care and discovery, supported by state-of-the-art facilities at our new home within the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre building.


Your role in our future.


The Parkville Familial Cancer Centre is looking for passionate and dedicated individuals keen to start a career in a well-supported and established genetic counselling service. The purpose of the role is to process new referrals for the Parkville Familial Cancer Centre, explaining the services of the centre, gathering family history information, obtaining cancer verifications, booking appointments, and completing administrative and data entry tasks related to the intake process.  The position also involves coordinating the intake process with the team members, and liaising with Genetic Counsellors.


The position is a part-time, fixed term position working up to 32 hours per fortnight, based at Parkville (smaller time-fractions (16 hours per fortnight) will be considered as job share arrangements).  The ideal candidate(s) would be a first or second year Master of Health Sciences (Genetic Counselling) student wishing to obtain experience within a genetic counselling service.


The available positions are in the Parkville Familial Cancer Centre (PMCC & RMH integrated service).  Successful candidates will be employed by either organisation and operate as part of one team.


For further information about this opportunity, please review the position description or contact us for a confidential discussion.


Peter Mac offers its employees the following benefits:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Central City Location
  • Training and Development Program
Selection Criteria Essential: Completion of or working towards a masters of health sciences (Genetic Counselling)
Contact Person Michael Bogwitz
Contact Number 0402 146 798
Contact Email michael.bogwitz@mh.org.au
Closing Date 21/01/2021
Position Description
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