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Project Coordinator - Primary Care COVID-19 Community Pathways

Organisation Name COORDINARE
Location All Canberra ACT, Wollongong, Illawarra & South Coast NSW
Date Posted 2022-01-04
Job Type Full-Time
Job Number 830975
  • Drive and support services for improved health outcomes
  • 6-month contract | 2 roles - 1 x Wollongong or Nowra, 1 x Moruya or Queanbeyan
  • Suit candidates with strong clinical & stakeholder engagement skills


The Organisation

COORDINARE is the Primary Health Network (PHN) for South Eastern NSW, supporting primary care in the region to be person-centred, accessible, equitable, safe, comprehensive, population orientated and coordinated across all parts of the health system.
COORDINARE provides a unique blend of private and public perspectives and innovative thinking, which aims to ultimately transform the health of people in the region. COORDINARE is a change agent that uses its influence to create a coordinated regional health system, with the ultimate outcome being healthy, resilient communities.

Benefits & Culture
  • Competitive salary and generous salary packaging benefits
  • Culture focused on improvement and driving system change
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Flexible work practices and office locations
The Role

This role will strive to ensure COVID positive community care pathways are fit for purpose. You will work in partnership with key stakeholders to develop and implement robust primary care pathways that support the care of COVID positive people in the community. 

Key accountabilities in the role are;
  • Ensure effective, appropriate and safe models of care are delivered
  • Ensure community care pathways support at-risk populations
  • Work in partnership with the Local Health District and GP’s
  • Develop consumer understanding and confidence of COVID positive community care
  • Coordinate primary care education and implement community care pathways
Skills Required

You have demonstrated experience within the primary/community health setting, aged care, or human services and can translate complex information, policies, and guidelines. You are a strong collaborator, thrive in dynamic environments and are adept at working with at-risk and vulnerable populations, key subject matter experts and stakeholders.
Additionally, your background will include:
  • The delivery of projects in complex and specialised environments
  • Relevant tertiary qualification & strong interpersonal, oral, and written skills
  • Strong stakeholder engagement with a proven ability to build relationships
  • Working with a range of IT such as databases for information management
  • NSW driver’s licence and a willingness to travel which may include overnight
  • Ability to work under pressure, prioritise commitments and meet critical deadlines
If you are looking for a dynamic opportunity to use your health sector experience to benefit the community in South Eastern NSW, please forward your resume and a cover letter responding to the skills required section. Alternatively, to discuss your interest please call Kelly Gentle on 02 8243 0570.
Please note that there is no formal closing date for this role. Early applications are encouraged and suitable candidates may be shortlisted for interview as applications are received.

Please be advised you can upload two attachments, including your resume and covering letter when submitting your application.