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Program Development and Contracts Officer

Employer: Wentworth Healthcare Limited
Work Type/s: Full Time
Classification/s: Alcohol & Other Drugs, Community Development, Health Care & Allied Health, Health Promotion, Mental Health & Counselling, Project Management
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Sydney

Job posted on: 14 May, 2019.
Applications close: 26 May, 2019. (Expired)

  • Do you have strong project management skills?
  • Are you passionate about improving mental health outcomes for patients in the primary health care setting?
  • Work close to home, free parking on-site
  • Salary packaging of up to $18,550 tax free per year and 9.5% superannuation

About the Opportunity

The Program Development and Contracts Officer, as a part of the Nepean-Blue Mountains PHN, Mental Health and Alcohol and Other Drugs Team, will work collaboratively with key stakeholders to design and develop new, or reform existing programs; undertake procurement and performance management; contribute to regional planning; and contribute to other aspects of mental health reform and reporting as required.

This position is full-time and is funded until June 2021. Future employment is subject to ongoing funding.


If you are interested in this position you will need:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Project/Program Management, Mental health or related field
  • Demonstrated experience the management or implementation of community development programs in Australia
  • Strong interpersonal skills, and demonstrated experience in building strategic relationships across both internal and external communities
  • Demonstrated management and organisational skills
  • Strong skills in the use of software products

Why you should come work with us

Wentworth Healthcare Limited, provider of the Nepean Blue Mountains Primary Health Network (NBMPHN) is a not-for profit organisation which works to improve health for the people in the Blue Mountains, Hawkesbury, Lithgow and Penrith local government areas.

Our mission is to empower general practice and other healthcare professionals to deliver high-quality, accessible and integrated primary healthcare that meets the needs of our community.

Wentworth Healthcare Limited is an equal opportunity employer and encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, young people, people with disabilities and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply for positions.

How to apply for this job

This job ad has now expired, and applications are no longer being accepted.