Gippsland PHN is a not for profit charity working at a regional level to achieve improved whole of system health care. Gippsland PHN is one of 31 Primary Health Networks across Australia. Since 2015, Gippsland PHN has been committed to a “Measurably Healthier Gippsland”.
To achieve this we need passionate professionals - astute, agile, dynamic and outcomes focused with a strong ability to work as part of a team.
Latest Job Vacancies
Fixed term contract until 30 June 2023 (subject to funding)
Emergency Response Support Officer
We currently have a full time (1.0FTE) career opportunity available as a Emergency Response Support
Officer, reporting to the Manager Emergency Response.This role will support the Manager Emergency Response in emergency preparedness, response and recovery phases. Although Commonwealth and state agencies have the overall responsibility for on-the-ground disaster management during natural disasters or health emergencies, Gippsland PHN plays an important role in supporting the coordination of a strong primary health care response that delivers care when and where it is needed, and ensuring an organised, effective response that meets community need.This position supports Gippsland PHN’s influence in the ongoing coordination efforts for the region and within the local health systems and structure. In collaboration with key stakeholders and relevant program areas across Gippsland PHN.
Gippsland PHN is committed to providing inclusive services and work environments where people of all backgrounds, sexualities, genders, cultures, spiritual beliefs, age, bodies and abilities are valued, supported and celebrated.
Gippsland PHN acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the traditional owners of country throughout Gippsland, and their continuing connection to land, sea and community. We pay our respects to them and their cultures, and to elders both past and present.
We also recognise, respect and affirm the central role played in our work by people with lived experience, their families and/or carers.
Gippsland PHN acknowledges Alfie Hudson for the healing circles artwork. Alfie is a Gunai Kurnai man and created this artwork which represents health professionals being committed to work in partnership with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community members for the best health outcomes.