- Job posted on: 9th Jun 2021
- Applications close:
Are you an established policy advisor with experience developing submissions and position statements at a national level? Are you looking for an impactful role where the work you do can actually make a positive difference to the health of Australians? If this sounds like you, then our Program Manager role could be just what you are looking for.
As our Program Manager, Funding and Health System Reform you’ll lead a team of four senior policy professionals responsible for the development of submissions, position statements, member tools and advocacy. As the manager of the team, you’ll oversee a range of key projects including The General Practice: Health of the Nation report, the Federal Election Statement and funding models and models of care to support the Vision for general practice and a sustainable healthcare system. This role, as part of the broader Advocacy and Funding team, is critical in ensuring the role of a GP and our 41,000 members are advocated for.
With a proven policy background, you’ll have previous experience leading others and be confident in liaising with a range of internal and external stakeholders in order to achieve outcomes. Your previous experience within the Australian healthcare sector will be integral in supporting us to get the right outcomes for GPs.
For further information please view the position description and the Health of Nation report links below:
The preferred location of this role is at our national office in East Melbourne. There is a partial work from home option available.
You will be joining a high-profile health and education organisation where progressive leadership, innovation, integrity, collaboration and accountability is valued.
To apply for this position, please submit your CV and cover letter expanding on your skills and experience. Please ensure that your application is submitted in one PDF or Word document.
Suitable applicants may be contacted for an interview before the closing date, so don’t wait until the last moment to apply!
Applications are only open to applicants with full working rights in Australia.
The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and social inclusion. Applications are encouraged from people with a disability, people who identify as Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples, mature age, and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.