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Senior Consultant Injury Prevention

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Work type: Continuing
Location: Canberra / ACT
Categories: Professional

Classification: ANU Officer 8

Classification: ANU Officer 8 (Administration)
Salary package: $97,812 - $104,717 plus 17% superannuation
Terms: Full time, Continuing

  • Work in Australia's leading University;
  • Opportunity to develop and deliver injury prevention and rehabilitation strategies across Campus; and
  • Work within a team of health and safety professionals in a high achieving environment.

Position overview

The Work Environment Group (WEG) provides services to all areas across the University and is responsible for the management of Work Health and Safety (WHS), injury management, compensation, health and well-being for staff. This role works closely with the University community and other WEG team members to provide high quality injury prevention advice and services and maintain safe and healthy workplaces compliant across a range of legislative requirements. The position reports to the Manager, Work Health and Safety, within the broader WEG team.

We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic health and safety professional who want the opportunity to continue to grow their career in an injury prevention program area.

Working within a team of professionals in the Work Environment Group (WEG), the Senior Consultant, Injury Prevention, is responsible for the development and delivery of prevention strategies aligned with the University key hazards,  to help reduce the number and the impact of  injuries and illness and promote health and safety.  The position will manage initiatives and projects as part of the program of activities designed to deliver identified strategic outcomes for injury prevention at the University. This position will drive change and positively influence the development and implementation of WHS policies and procedures.

To be successful in this role you must have a postgraduate qualification or are progressing towards postgraduate qualifications in a relevant health-related field and extensive relevant experience in the delivery of injury prevention initiatives.

Fur further information please contact Gerard Patron, Manager WHS Work Environment Group T: +61 2 6125 4338 or E:

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Application information:

In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria.
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.
  • Other documents, if required.

Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.

Please note: Applications for this position will only be accepted from those with Australian residency or a valid work permit.

Position Description & Selection Criteria

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Updated:  20 March 2015/Responsible Officer:  Director Human Resources /Page Contact:  HR Systems