10 Jan 2019

Part-Time Mental Health Translational Research Project Officer – Central Coast

Central Coast Local Health District – Central Coast

Job Description

With a rapidly growing population we offer a comprehensive range of services from acute care at Gosford and Wyong hospitals to sub-acute and community based services. We encourage a workforce that is innovative, eager to acquire knowledge and enhance skills and compassionate in caring for our community. As part of our team we will support you and help you develop your career with us.

We invite you to come and be a part of our community. The Central Coast is renowned for its natural beauty. From the bush to the beach there is plenty to do – swimming, surfing, diving, golf, restaurants, cafes, bush walks, sporting clubs and activities for the kids and great shopping – and all in a friendly and relaxed environment.

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What you’ll be doing
The Mental Health Translational Research and Evaluation Project Officer will provide leadership in identifying and validating clinical programs and translational research in mental health. The role covers all mental health programs across the lifespan.

The position will provide strategic and operational support to the mental health executive by advising on planning and the development and monitoring and evaluation of programs.

The position will take a lead role in developing the research capability and capacity of the mental health service that reflect the CCLHD Research vision and plan. The position will work in partnership with the Research Office and key partners such as the University of Newcastle.

The position will have a leadership role in mental health planning and developing models of care for the mental health service that are in line with evidence based practice and align with the Local Health Districts strategic direction. Within a framework of continuous quality improvement this position will evaluate the models of care to help ensure implementation fidelity.

This position will function in accordance with the policies of the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC), the Therapeutic Goods Administration, the policies and guidelines of the NSW Health Office of Health and Medical Research (OHMR) and Central Coast Local Health (the District) Research Plan and Governance Framework.

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For role related queries or questions contact David Duerden on 4394 7514 or email David.Duerden@health.nsw.gov.au

Applications Close: Tuesday 22nd January 2019

Interviews are scheduled to take place on Wednesday 30th January 2019

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