Position Details
Reference Number 32981
Position Title Administration Officer
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Royal Childrens Hospital only
Employment Type Fixed Term
Location 50 Flemington Road
Position Summary

Project Administration Officer – Transition Support Service

  • Part Time Fixed Term – 0.1 (7.6 hours) FTE commencing February 2019 for 12 months (with possibility of extension)
  • Hub of the medical precinct & leading Children’s Hospital
  • Fabulous employee benefits including salary packaging and onsite parking

The Hospital:

The Royal Children's Hospital (RCH) Melbourne is one of the world's great children's hospitals. We are the major specialist paediatric hospital in Victoria and our care extends to children from Tasmania, southern New South Wales and other states around Australia and overseas. With a passionate, highly skilled and committed staff campus wide of over 6000, we provide a full range of clinical services, tertiary care and health promotion and prevention programs for children and young people. The Royal Children’s Hospital is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. Click here for further information on our Commitment to Child Safety: http://www.rch.org.au/quality/child-safety/


The Role:

The Transition Support Service provides integral support, preparation and care coordination for adolescents from the age of 15

and their parents/carers as they transition to adult and community services, and works in partnership with all clinical and

surgical specialties across the RCH to develop optimal transition pathways and processes which enable best long term care outcomes.


The Project Administration Officer will work under the direction of the Transition Manager / Principal Investigator (PI) and alongside the study Project Coordinator, to assist with participant recruitment and follow up in the International Interdisciplinary Transition Study.


This important 3-year study will evaluate the transition outcomes of adolescents and young adults (AYA) moving from the RCH to Victorian adult health services, and for AYA patients moving from Helsinki Children’s Hospital (HCH) to Helsinki University Hospital (HUH). Outcomes from this study will help to inform transition care globally.

If you think you possess the right skills and experience we encourage you to apply on our website now!


Why work at the RCH?


That's what you can do for us, this is what we can offer you!


The opportunity to work in world-class facilities, alongside some of the greatest medical minds in the country.


We have 13 food and beverage options on site, a 24 hour gym, hairdresser, massage and supermarkets. We are surrounded by beautiful gardens and only a short tram trip from the heart of Melbourne city.


We offer discounted staff parking, salary packaging, an award winning health and well-being program and a fantastic team culture. We offer continuous learning and career development and let’s not forget about the Meerkat enclosure!


The RCH is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, all members of the LGBTQI community and people with disability.


Make a change for the good. Come and work at the Royal Children’s Hospital.

Contact Person Evelyn Culnane
Contact Number 54980
Closing Date 13/02/2019
Position Description Project Administration Officer PD.pdf
Additional Document 1 Project Administration Officer PD.doc