An exciting opportunity exists for an enthusiastic and passionate
Implementation Science (IS) Research Fellow to join the Curtin School of
Under the guidance of an experienced team, you will use IS methods to:
1) Embed the ESCALATION System (paediatric early warning system) in WA
Country Health Service and
2) Strengthen the family involvement component of the ESCALATION System to
maximise the benefits for Aboriginal children and their families.
This three year IS fellowship is one of several WA FHRIF fellowships appointed
to build capacity in IS research and support IS across WA health. There will
be an IS development program for the group of IS Fellows. The grant funding is
a partnership with WA Country Health Service.
To be successful in this role, you will be a healthcare professional with a
postgraduate qualification, experience undertaking research and/or project
management and ideally working towards a higher degree (research masters or
Experience in engagement with stakeholders, health consumers and in health
systems research is essential as you'll be required to meet with and work
collaboratively with stakeholders and consumers in WACHS regions and collect
both qualitative and quantitative data in a variety of clinical settings.
To learn more about this opportunity, please contact Associate Professor
Fenella Gill on 0402 881 604 or at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Curtin's School of Nursing is the longest established school of nursing in the
Australian university sector. From the time it opened 47 years ago, the school
has been a key part of the University's drive to be a leader in health
sciences education and research. The school delivers a range of undergraduate
courses in nursing, oral health therapy and paramedicine; and specialist
postgraduate courses in areas ranging from diabetes and critical care to child
health and midwifery.
The WA Country Health Service and Curtin University's Alliance is leading
research innovation and workforce development that supports and nurtures
healthy communities across WA Country Health Services. Our vision is to
improve the health, wellness, and experience of rural, remote, and regional
communities through collaborative partnerships that translate new discoveries
and knowledge into practice. Its focus is on strengthening three pillars of
activity across research, workforce development and innovation.
Additionally, our vibrant Bentley campus includes an art gallery,
gym/childcare and medical centre, endless food options and great parking and
public transport options.
For more info on our university visit www. curtin.edu.au
Your application should include a cover letter, your CV and separate document
addressing the selection criteria (noted below) to allow us to assess your
suitability for this role.
A postgraduate qualification.
Experience undertaking research and/or project management in a health
Demonstrated high level communication and interpersonal skills with a
commitment to the development of a collegial and supportive working
environment and the ability to interact with families and staff with cross
Demonstrated commitment to applying relevant and applicable policies,
procedures and legislation in the day-to-day performance of the functions
of the position.
A research degree (Honours, Masters or PhD) in a health field or working
Paediatric clinical experience.
Experience working in regional or remote health environments.
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Applications close: Tuesday 6 S eptember 2022 1 0pm AWST
Applicants should note that prior to appointment, you will need to have a
current Working with Children check, undergo character, integrity, and
reference checks. Please note that this position may be subject to a WA state
government vaccination mandate. If requested, you will be required to provide
evidence of your vaccination status prior to employment.
If you have any queries in relation to this application process, please
contact our careers team at email@example.com