Suicide Prevention Officer
Closes: 12 December 2019
Classification: Senior Officer Grade C
Salary: $106,043 - $114,146
Position No: 45229
Directorate: ACT Health
Advertised (Gazettal date): 28 November 2019
Contact Officer: Natalie Johnson on
(02) 5124 9600
(02) 5124 9600
Details: The Suicide Prevention Officer reports directly to the Coordinator-General for Mental Health and Wellbeing and is responsible for overseeing the coordination and implementation of suicide prevention programs and activities that align with ACT LifeSpan in the ACT Education Directorate. The implementation of the Youth Aware of Mental Health Program across ACT high schools will be a major focus of the role. The successful applicant will have a demonstrated track record of working in a multi-disciplinary team environment and supporting and contributing to a healthy workplace that embraces diversity, encourages collaborative teamwork and complies with all the applicable regulatory and legislative requirements set out for such a role.
Eligibility/Other Requirements: Relevant tertiary qualifications are highly desirable.
Please note prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to:
Undergo a pre-employment National Police check.
Note: This is a temporary position available from 6 January 2020 until 30 June 2021 with possibility of permanency.
How to Apply: Please provide a written application against the Selection Criteria and a copy of your curriculum vitae.
Applications should be submitted via the Apply Now button below.
This is a temporary position available from 6 January 2020 until 30 June 2021 with possibility of permanency.