- Job posted on: 16th Sep 2020
- Applications close:
The South Australia (SA) Quitline is a joint initiative of Cancer Council Victoria and SA Health. Since its establishment in 1936, Cancer Council Victoria has developed an international reputation for innovative work in cancer research, prevention and support.
The SA Quitline, which includes a dedicated Aboriginal Quitline, is managed by Quit, the Cancer Council’s nationally-recognised peak group dedicated to supporting people who smoke to become tobacco free.
The Quitline telehealth clinical service provides access to free and confidential telephone counselling plus information and advice through telephone and messaging services.
Although you’ll be working from home, ongoing support and engagement is provided in real-time through a peer support network, and through frequent clinical supervision and Quitline team meetings.
We are seeking a dedicated professional who wants to use their counselling skills and experience to support people to stop smoking. This position will be based in SA and will work from home using a sophisticated telehealth platform.
Reporting to the Quitline Manager (based in Victoria), your role will be to:
We are looking for someone with:
This part-time (0.6FTE) position to 31 December 2023 provides a full-time equivalent salary within range $36,856 – $40,789 pa (pro-rata of the FTE salary of $61,427 – $67,982) plus superannuation, annual leave loading and the benefits of not-for-profit salary packaging and a meal entertainment card. We also offer a supportive and friendly work environment.
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Peoples are encouraged to apply.
Culturally and linguistically diverse applicants are encouraged to apply.
To apply for this opportunity click apply now to download a Position Description and the Key Selection Criteria and follow the application instructions to complete your submission. You are also required to provide a screen shot of an internet speed check with your application using either Ookla SpeedTest or Speedof.me.
For more information, please contact Lindsay Whelan on (03) 9514 6172.
Cancer Council will only contact applicants who are shortlisted for interview. We are unable to respond to recruitment agency enquiries.
All offers of employment will be made subject to satisfactory completion of employment checks including evidence of right to work in Australia, Working With Children Check and a National Police Check.