Project Officer - Priority Populations - Targeted Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Position

Project Officer
Health System Support Group
REQ366015 Requisition #
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Selection Criteria 

  1. Sound knowledge of obesity, chronic disease prevention and health promotion issues, specifically related to priority population.
  2. Demonstrated organisational skills, the capacity to successfully complete several tasks concurrently and to achieve competing deadlines.
  3. Effective oral, written communication and interpersonal skills.
  4. Demonstrated ability to prepare complex reports and submissions, which include reporting data.
  5. Ability to work flexibly and effectively across program areas within the Centre for Population Health if required.


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Our Commitment to Diversity  
NSW Health values diversity and is committed to building an inclusive workplace culture that reflects the community we serve. We encourage applications from diverse community groups including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, LGBTIQ+, those with special needs and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

For more information, visit our Aboriginal Workforce Page or contact our Access and Inclusion Team.

Aboriginal Workforce contact email:

Access and Inclusion Team contact email:


Things to consider when submitting application:  
To be eligible for employment in the role you must be one of the following.  You can only be offered employment in this role for the duration that your current visa allows you to work in Australia, and you can only be offered ongoing employment if you have a permanent visa that allows you to work in Australia: 

  • an Australian Citizen, or
  • a permanent resident of Australia, or
  • a New Zealand citizen with a current New Zealand Passport, or
  • a citizen of another country with an appropriate visa that allows you to work in Australia


COVID-19 Vaccination Compliancy 
All NSW Health workers are required to have completed a primary course of a COVID-19 vaccine which has been approved or recognised by the Therapeutics Goods Administration (TGA). Additionally, Category A workers are required to receive a booster dose three months after completing the primary course of COVID-19 vaccinations. New applicants must have completed the vaccination course prior to commencement with NSW Health, or provide an approved medical contraindication certificate (IM011 immunisation medical exemption form) certifying the worker cannot have any approved COVID-19 vaccines available in NSW.

Acceptable proof of vaccination is the Australian Immunisation Register (AIR) Immunisation History Statement or AIR COVID-19 Digital Certificate. Booster doses are highly recommended for all health care workers who have completed the primary course of COVID-19 vaccinations.


To learn more about working at the NSW Health, please visit our career portal.


Applications Close: 5 February 2023 (11:59PM)



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