Position Details
Reference Number 22594
Position Title Project Officer
Employment Type Fixed Term Part Time
Division Chief Medical Officer
Location WCMICS
Award Classification Award : Managers & Administrative Officers
Classification From: HS3 - Managers / Administrative Grade 3 Level 1
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.


An exciting opportunity exists for an innovative and improvement focused Project Officer to join the WCMICS team.  

WCMICS is one of 9 dedicated cancer improvement networks across the state of Victoria.  We improve patient experiences and outcomes by connecting cancer care and driving best practice.


About the role:

Based at Peter Mac, this is a fixed term (24 months) part time role up to 4 days per week.

This role leads the development and implementation of clinical improvement and/or redesign initiatives specifically related to the Victorian Optimal Care Pathways (OCP) and the Victorian Cancer Plan 2020-2024.  It offers the opportunity to deliver projects across a health service or network, gain valuable local and external cancer service stakeholder relationships, deliver sustainable initiatives that improve patient outcomes, whilst working within an innovative team environment.

Applicants will need to submit a resume, cover letter and statement addressing the selection criteria via the Peter Mac eRecruit portal.

Find out more about WCMICS here: www.wcmics.org


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


Peter Mac requires its staff to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Please contact us if you would like to discuss this requirement.

Why work for Peter Mac:

  • Peter Mac offer a range of benefits which support our people both personally and professionally.
  • Our staff benefits include award winning facilities, professional development and events, a health and wellbeing program, flexible work practices and policies and financial benefits such as salary packaging.
  • We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, all members of the LGBTQI community and people with a disability.
Selection Criteria Desirable: Have you had any Health Experience?
Desirable: Have you had any recent project improvement experience?
Contact Person Kathy Quade
Contact Number 85599070
Alternate Contact Person Michael Barton
Alternate Contact Number 85599062
Closing Date 07/07/2022
Position Description
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