Senior Policy Officer

25 Jul 2022
Uncategorized

We are looking for an experienced Senior Policy Officer with high-level research, analytical and writing skills to join our small and supportive team.  

Your application must include your resume and a cover letter addressing each of the essential criteria listed below. 

Employee Benefits

We offer excellent benefits to our employees, including salary packaging, 15% superannuation as well as professional development opportunities.

This position is available on a full-time basis. It is envisaged this role will be ongoing dependent on funding. Some work outside regular business hours may be necessary to undertake the duties of this role.

Selection Criteria

Essential Criteria

  • Sound understanding of current issues impacting on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, in particular those related to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and/or health workforce or the ability to learn.
  • Sound understanding of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and a demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
  • Demonstrated data literacy, including experience in the collection or interpretation of data.
  • Demonstrated project management skills, including planning, time management skills, problem solving and risk management.
  • Proven experience delivering outputs in an environment of competing demands.
  • Highly developed oral and written communication skills including the demonstrated ability to communicate effectively across a range of settings and stakeholders including with government, non-government agencies, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and/or medical bodies.
  • Demonstrated ability to work individually and as a member of a team.

Desirable Criteria

  • Tertiary qualifications in health or related disciplines; or
  • Experience working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities; or
  • Lived experience in the post-graduate medical training continuum.

Salary AIDA Level 7 – $101,410 + super + tax benefits

For all enquiries, contact our Executive Manager Policy on 

02 62735013 or juleigh.langenberg@aida.org.au

Applications close Wednesday 10 August 2022.

We strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants.

25 Jul 2022