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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.

Administrative Assistant – Research Support & Clinical Gerontology Divisions

Full Time, Fixed Term until 30 June 2020
$59,791 - $64,374 per annum, pro rata, depending on experience plus Employer Superannuation Contribution 9.5% plus generous Salary Packaging

We are seeking an Administrative Assistant to provide administrative support to the Institute within both the Clinical Gerontology and Research Support Divisions.  The successful applicant will have tertiary qualifications in a relevant field.

Please see the position description for a full list of responsibilities and selection criteria. 

Position description

Applicants should include a Cover Letter, CV and addressed Selection Criteria when responding.

Please send application to:
For enquiries please contact Frances Batchelor at:
Applications close: 5pm Monday 24 June 2019

Expression of Interest: PITCH PhD Opportunity

The National Ageing Research Institute (NARI) is leading a 3-year NH&MRC Boosting Dementia Research project called “Promoting Independence though quality dementia care at home (the PITCH project).”  

We are looking for a talented student to undertake a PhD connected to the PITCH study, to commence in 2019.  The position will suit a student with a background in psychology, nursing, implementation science, sociology, social work, biomedicine or other health related disciplines. 

Please see PITCH PhD Opportunity for additional information.

For enquiries please contact Anita Goh:

Submit expressions of interest ASAP