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The National Ageing Research Institute (NARI) is an independent, non-profit, medical research organisation recognised internationally as a centre of excellence in gerontology and geriatrics research.  Located in the grounds of the Royal Park Campus of the Royal Melbourne Hospital in Parkville, NARI is a vibrant and dynamic work environment where research is brought to life through rapid translation into policy and practice. NARI’s multi-disciplinary team of researchers are committed to improving the life and health of older people through research.


Receptionist / Administrative Assistant

This is a full-time, fixed-term position until 30th June, 2019 to provide reception and administrative support to the Institute. The position is part of the
Research Support Division. 

Send your resume and application addressing the selection criteria to hr@nari.edu.au

For enquiries please contact Carol Pestinger at: hr@nari.edu.au,  (03) 8387 2305

Application close 5.00pm, 12th August, 2018

Position description: Reception/Administrative Assistant


ENJOY Project - two positions

We are seeking two Research Officers to work on a collaborative project with a multidisciplinary team from NARI, local governments and community. The project involves evaluating and delivering of a community-based outdoor physical activity program (purpose-built exercise park) for older people in the community.

Research Officer/Fellow (1)

Part Time 0.4 FTE / 12 months
Salary $71,903-$79,484

For the Research Officer/Fellow (1), the successful applicant will have a Higher degree or Honours qualifications in a health related field, PhD preferred and be an Exercise and Sports Science Australia-Accredited Exercise Physiologist (AEP) or registered Physiotherapist. Please see the position description for a full list of responsibilities and selection criteria.

Applicants should include a Cover Letter, CV and addressed Selection Criteria when responding.
Please send applications to: hr@nari.unimelb.edu.au
For enquiries please contact Associate Professor Pazit Levinger at: p.levinger@nari.edu.au

PD ENJOY Research Officer/Fellow A (1)

Applications close Friday 24th August 2018.

Research Officer (2)

Part Time 0.4 FTE / 12 months
Salary $62,995-68,466

For the Research Officer (2), the successful applicant will have a Bachelor’s degree in a health related field, honours preferred and be an Exercise and Sports Science Australia-Accredited Exercise Physiologist (AEP) or registered Physiotherapist. Please see the position description for a full list of responsibilities and selection criteria.

Applicants should include a Cover Letter, CV and addressed Selection Criteria when responding.
Please send applications to: hr@nari.unimelb.edu.au
For enquiries please contact Associate Professor Pazit Levinger at: p.levinger@nari.edu.au

PD ENJOY Research Officer A (2)

Applications close Friday 24th August 2018.


Remote Art Centres and Older People project 

We are seeking a Research Officer/Fellow to work on a project examining the way art centres in remote communities are supporting older aboriginal people and those living with dementia. The successful applicant will work closely with other members of the 'Remote Art Centres and Older People' project to ensure all activities are able to be effectively implemented to a high standard.  

Research Officer/Fellow

Part Time 0.8 FTE until 31st December 2019
Salary $62,995 - $82,083

The successful applicant will have a Batchelor degree with Honours or PhD qualifications in a relevant field, although previous relevant experience in aged care or heatlh care will be considered. Previous experience in remote communities or working with Aboriginal Controlled Organisations would be highly desirable. Please see the position description for a full list of responsibilities and selection criteria

Applicants should include a Cover Letter, CV and addressed Selection Criteria when responding.
Please send application to: hr@nari.unimelb.edu.au
For enquiries please contact Dr. Scott Fraser at: s.fraser@nari.edu.au
 

Applications close Friday 31 August 2018