Health Promotion Officer - BreastScreen - Albury

Health Education Officer
Murrumbidgee Local Health District
REQ115870 Requisition #

Employment Type: Permanent Part Time
Position Classification: Health Education Officer
Remuneration: $60,942 - $99,317 per annum, pro rata
Hours Per Week: 24
Requisition ID: REQ115870
Vaccination Category: A
Applications Close: 2 October 2019



Immerse yourself in a supportive and collaborative team environment




Where you will be working 


The Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD) has over 3,500 staff, 33 Public Hospitals, including 2 Base Hospitals, 8 Acute Community Hospitals and 16 Multi-Purpose Services. A progressive organisation, Murrumbidgee LHD continues to make significant achievements in improving health services and strives to provide a compassionate health care system that consistently delivers the highest standard of care to people, no matter where they live.


Communities we support are diverse, with approximately 245,000 people in communities large and small, across a geographic area of approximately 125,561 square kilometres. Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD) spans across southern New South Wales, stretching from the Snowy Mountains in the east to the plains of Hillston in the northwest and all the way along the Victorian border.



What you will be doing 


To develop and implement strategies according to the BreastScreen state and service marketing and recruitment plan, to recruit women from the target population to participate in breast cancer screening. 



Selection Criteria



  • Tertiary qualification in health promotion or relevant field with demonstrated experience in same.
  • Demonstrated understanding of the principles underpinning health promotion practice and have the ability to plan, develop, implement and evaluate health promotion strategies.
  • Demonstrated experience in working collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders, communities, clinicians and large groups to achieve agreed outcomes.  


Please refer to the Position Description for the essential requirements and full selection criteria. Your application must include a current resume and address all selection criteria.



Additional Information



  • Please note that to apply for this position you must be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident of Australia, or be able to independently and legally live and work in Australia by way of your own Temporary Visa.  For visa information, please see
  • If you are applying for a Category ‘A’ position, please read and understand NSW Health Policy Directive PD2018_009.  All new employees must agree to comply with the requirements outlined in this policy.


Find out more about applying for this position


For role related queries or questions contact Bronwyn Morley 



MLHD is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourage all suitably qualified applicants to apply, including Aboriginal People and people from racial, ethnic or ethno-religious minority groups and people with disability.









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