Position Details
Reference Number 14069
Position Title Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Hospital Liaison Officer
Employment Type Permanent Part Time
Division Chief Medical Officer
Location Melbourne
Award Classification Award : Managers & Administrative Officers
Classification From: HS3 - Administrative Workers Grade 3
Classification To: HS4 - Managers / Administrative Workers Grade 4
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.


Peter Mac is seeking to recruit an Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Hospital Liaison Officer commencing immediately.


The purpose of this role is to provide advocacy for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander patients and families during their treatment at Peter Mac. Assist in identifying the cultural and support needs of Aboriginal patients and families. Work with key staff in developing and maintaining relationships with relevant community based health care providers. Build relationships and collaborate with Aboriginal organisations and Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre partner organisations to promote cancer careand services provided at Peter Mac and to develop strategicaly aligned programs of work to ensure continuous improvement and commitment to "closing the gap".


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: •Identifies as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait islander
Contact Person Geri McDonald
Contact Number 85596265
Alternate Contact Person Kate Jenkins
Alternate Contact Number 85598265
Alternate Contact Email kate.jenkins@petermac.org
Closing Date 02/03/2018
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