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Continuing Professional Development Officer

Organisation Name Suicide Prevention Australia
Location Sydney
Date Posted 2021-09-13
Job Type Long term contract
Job Number 775440
  • Save lives by providing a clear, collective voice for suicide prevention
  • Deliver and implement training & development needs for members and stakeholders
  • 12 month fixed term contract, working 4 or 5 days per week


The Organisation
Suicide Prevention Australia is the membership based peak body working to build a stronger suicide prevention sector, a more aware and engaged community, and a more effective regulatory and funding environment. Suicide Prevention Australia engages with member organisations, governments, businesses, researchers, practitioners and those with lived experience seeking to reduce the impact of suicide on the community.

The Benefits
  • 12 month fixed term contract
  • Collaborate with a broad range of stakeholders in this high profile, well respected organisation
  • Working 4 or 5 days per week with work from home options available

The Role
This new role reports to the Director Quality Systems and Practice and you would be responsible for:-
  • Understanding member and stakeholder training needs and plan relevant systems and procedures
  • Work closely with the System Designer to roll out the implementation of the new CPD programs
  • Create content and course delivery measures in line with the competency framework
  • Assist with the organisation and promotion of activities and events relating to the new CPD programs
  • Generate reports via data analysis and statistics for the completed programs and make recommendations

Skills Required
You will have qualifications or experience in adult education and training, from either corporate or non-profit organisations where you have demonstrated the below skills:-
  • Understanding of online learning and professional development programs
  • Experience of design and implementation of adult education frameworks
  • Ability to design, develop and deliver CPD programs to a wide audience
  • Familiar with membership based or health focused organisations
  • Creating innovative, informed and engaging content to ensure the success of new CPD programs

If you want to be part of a high profile sector making a difference to the lives of vulnerable Australians, please apply by sending your CV with a cover letter responding to the skills required section above. Alternatively please call our Sydney office on (02) 8243 0570 or email with any specific questions.

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