Careers at Hepatitis Australia

Current positions available

Resources Development Officer

  • Based in Canberra

  • Full-time with flexible working hours

  • Attractive salary packaging

Are you passionate about health information, have high level communication skills and a practical understanding of heath literacy? 

Hepatitis Australia is looking for an enthusiastic, quality focused individual to join our small dynamic team in Canberra. 

At Hepatitis Australia our work is guided by and responsive to the needs and interests of all people affected by hepatitis B and hepatitis C in Australia.  We work to improve health and social outcomes for all Australians who are at risk of, or living with, hepatitis B or hepatitis C. We pay particular attention to those groups that are at higher risk of infection or have a disproportionate burden of chronic disease

As the peak national community organisation for hepatitis B and hepatitis C in Australia, we work in collaboration with our state and territory members and other organisations who share our goals. The following values underpin the way we work:

  •  We respect Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures, traditions, views and ways of life.

  • We value cultural diversity and promote equity.

  • We uphold harm reduction principles.

  • We promote the empowerment of hepatitis B and hepatitis C communities.

  • We utilise evidence to inform our policies and activities.

  • We are ethical, accountable, committed and professional

As the Resources Development Officer you will systematically review existing material and develop a variety of innovative digital information resources aimed at meeting the needs of people affected by viral hepatitis. Working collaboratively with other Hepatitis Australia staff and consulting our member organisations and other stakeholders will be a key to success in this position. 

You will have highly developed written and verbal communication skills and have a demonstrated understanding of health literacy and adult learning principles. You will be organised and be able to prioritise and manage a variety of tasks. You will be able to liaise effectively with a diverse range of stakeholders to seek their input and contribute effectively to the continuous quality improvement of the information material produced by Hepatitis Australia.

 How to apply for this position

You must download and address the full set of eligibility and selection criteria commencing on page 2 of the full Position Description.

Applications including a cover letter, resume and responses to the selection criteria are to be provided to the Director of Programs, Kevin Marriott via email to Kevin@hepatitisaustralia.com using the subject line: 

Should you have any questions about the position please contact Kevin Marriott via email.