Research Officer (Watch and Inflate)2019-05-27T14:13:08+10:00
Johnathan Thurston AcademyTaking employment back to basics. We simply introduce jobseeker to jobs! It's that simple.The Johnathan Thurston Academy, with Lendlease as our major employment partner, has a unique collaborative employment zone. The goal and focus is to connect job seekers to all of our employment partners throughout the nation. We aim to ensure that all opportunities for potential connections are both exhausted and managed in the one zone. We have created a unique and sophisticated platform that streamlines all employment opportunities between job seekers and employers.We represent employers across all industries, we encourage you to keep in touch by registering to our JTHotJobs https://www.jtacademy.com.au/jts-job-board/Our client: The Townsville Aboriginal and Islanders Health ServicesEmployment Type: Casual Part-TimeLocation: Townsville and RegionApplication Closes: 5pm Wednesday, 22 January 2020Primary Health CareCasual Part-TimeTAIHS is seeking passionate and skilled people to join our dynamic Primary Health Care team.This position has been funded as part of the Clinical Trial Research Agreement between TAIHS and Western Sydney University; for the purpose of undertaking the INFLATE TRIAL (Auto Inflation for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children with Bilateral OME) and the Watch Trail (Watchful waiting for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children with AOM).  These are multi-centered randomized controlled trials.This role will work closely with the Principal Investigator and clinical staff of the AMS (Senior Medical Officer) and provide support in regards to the Western Sydney University Inflate and Watch trial, in accordance with the Clinical Trial Research Agreement and requirements of the research trial.Collect Research in accordance with the trial and research agreement.Undertake health screenings including ear assessments that support the work of the research project.Develop good working relationships and collaborative partnerships with Western Sydney University and any relevant agencies.Maintain accurate records and document in accordance with the trial standards and in software Medical Director.Qualifications and Experience Possess a health qualification (eg Aboriginal health worker / practitioner, nurse etc), with some experience in ear assessments.Proven ability to support research.Familiarity with MS Office applications and TAIHS patient management and booking systems.Demonstrated understanding of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community Controlled Health Sector.Competent in computer literacy.Practical RequirementsHold a current Suitability ‘Blue Card’ for working with children and young people.Hold a current Queensland Driver’s Licence.Current Police Check – no Serious/Criminal/Court Record.Work out of normal hours of duty, including some week-ends and travel across the region may be required.Proof of qualifications and current registration (as appropriate) are to be provided prior to commencement of employment.To view the Position Description download here.Download the Applicant Information Summary to accompany each application.Applications Close:  5pm Wednesday, 22 January 2020Phone:  (07) 4431 1403 or 4431 1420ABORIGINAL & TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER APPLICANTS ARE STRONGLY ENCOURAGED TO APPLY**Applications lodged without the required documentation will be deemed incomplete** 0 AUD Townsville

Research Officer (Watch and Inflate)

Johnathan Thurston Academy

Taking employment back to basics. We simply introduce jobseeker to jobs! It's that simple.

The Johnathan Thurston Academy, with Lendlease as our major employment partner, has a unique collaborative employment zone. The goal and focus is to connect job seekers to all of our employment partners throughout the nation. We aim to ensure that all opportunities for potential connections are both exhausted and managed in the one zone. We have created a unique and sophisticated platform that streamlines all employment opportunities between job seekers and employers.

We represent employers across all industries, we encourage you to keep in touch by registering to our JTHotJobs https://www.jtacademy.com.au/jts-job-board/

Our client: The Townsville Aboriginal and Islanders Health Services

Employment Type: Casual Part-Time
Location: Townsville and Region
Application Closes: 5pm Wednesday, 22 January 2020
Primary Health Care

Casual Part-Time

TAIHS is seeking passionate and skilled people to join our dynamic Primary Health Care team.

This position has been funded as part of the Clinical Trial Research Agreement between TAIHS and Western Sydney University; for the purpose of undertaking the INFLATE TRIAL (Auto Inflation for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children with Bilateral OME) and the Watch Trail (Watchful waiting for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children with AOM).  These are multi-centered randomized controlled trials.

This role will work closely with the Principal Investigator and clinical staff of the AMS (Senior Medical Officer) and provide support in regards to the Western Sydney University Inflate and Watch trial, in accordance with the Clinical Trial Research Agreement and requirements of the research trial.

  • Collect Research in accordance with the trial and research agreement.
  • Undertake health screenings including ear assessments that support the work of the research project.
  • Develop good working relationships and collaborative partnerships with Western Sydney University and any relevant agencies.
  • Maintain accurate records and document in accordance with the trial standards and in software Medical Director.

Qualifications and Experience 

  • Possess a health qualification (eg Aboriginal health worker / practitioner, nurse etc), with some experience in ear assessments.
  • Proven ability to support research.
  • Familiarity with MS Office applications and TAIHS patient management and booking systems.
  • Demonstrated understanding of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community Controlled Health Sector.
  • Competent in computer literacy.

Practical Requirements

  • Hold a current Suitability ‘Blue Card’ for working with children and young people.
  • Hold a current Queensland Driver’s Licence.
  • Current Police Check – no Serious/Criminal/Court Record.
  • Work out of normal hours of duty, including some week-ends and travel across the region may be required.
  • Proof of qualifications and current registration (as appropriate) are to be provided prior to commencement of employment.

To view the Position Description download here.

Download the Applicant Information Summary to accompany each application.

Applications Close:  5pm Wednesday, 22 January 2020

Phone:  (07) 4431 1403 or 4431 1420

ABORIGINAL & TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER APPLICANTS ARE STRONGLY ENCOURAGED TO APPLY

**Applications lodged without the required documentation will be deemed incomplete**