SCHN-Research Fellow - Immunisation Policy Support & Guideline Development [XPE298]

SCHN-Research Fellow - Immunisation Policy Support & Guideline Development [XPE298]

24 May
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Sydney Children's Hospital Network
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Sydney

24 May

Sydney Children's Hospital Network

Sydney

<div style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial;"> <p style="font-family: Arial"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;"><img alt="" src="s:healthnswgov.taleo.nettransitiontransitionTransitionImageViewer.jss?imageCode=NSWAMBULANCE3" style="width: 100%;" ><br > Sydney Children's Hospitals Network is the largest paediatric health care entity in Australia.

We care for thousands of children each year in our hospitals and in their homes — with one purpose in mind — to help young people live their healthiest lives.<br > <br > <b>Employment Type<b>: Temporary Full Time up to 30-Jun-2023<br > <b>Position Classification<b>: Health Mgr Lvl 3<br > <b>Remuneration<b>: 114076.21 - 130046.97<br > <b>Hours Per Week<b>: 38<br > <b>Requisition ID<b>: REQ233583<br > <strong>Location<strong>: Westmead<span><span><p> <div style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial;"> <p style="font-family: Arial"><br > <span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;">Research Fellow – Immunisation Policy Support & Guideline Development<br > National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance (NCIRS), Westmead, NSW<span><span><p> <p style="font-family: Arial"><br > <span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;"><strong>What’s on offer?<strong><br > -    Significant scientific contribution to the development of Australian immunisation policies and clinical guidance at this critical time.<br > -    Potential for award of a conjoint academic title in the Faculty of Medicine and Health of The University of Sydney.<br > -    Exciting time to join this expanding national research centre supporting immunisation programs and the COVID-19 pandemic response in Australia and the region.<span><span><p> <p style="font-family: Arial"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;">An opportunity exists for a Research Fellow – Immunisation Policy Support & Guideline Development at NCIRS. <span><span><p> <p style="font-family: Arial"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;"><strong>The Role<strong><span><span><p> <p style="font-family: Arial"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;">-    Contribute to the Centre’s role in supporting development of national immunisation policy and the Australian Immunisation Handbook. <br > -    Coordinate activities within the Policy Support and Handbook program areas of NCIRS to ensure the completion of deliverables on time under NCIRS current government contracts.<br > -    Assume leadership in key projectactivity areas, liaise with external subject experts and staff in government departments, and provide technical supervision to other less experienced staff as required.<br > -    Identification, collation and critical appraisal of biomedical and public health literature and clinical trial data.<br > -    Synthesis, interpretation and translation of scientific evidence to assist in formulating national immunisation policies. <br > -    Preparation of relevant policy documents and clinical guidelines, writing and publication of scientific articles, and evaluation of clinical guidelines.<span><span><p> <p style="font-family: Arial"><br > <span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;"><strong>Skills & Experience <strong><span><span><p> <p style="font-family: Arial"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;">-    Tertiary qualifications in nursing, medicine, pharmacy, medical science or related health disciplines, with post-graduate qualification in public health including epidemiology, or equivalent qualifications andor demonstrated experience. <br > -    Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with demonstrated ability to produce high quality scientific writing of various types including technical reports andor practice guidelines.<br > -    Demonstrated understanding of the methods and process of systematic scientific <span><span><p> <div> <div> <div style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial;"> <p style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;"><strong>Selection Criteria:<strong><span><span><p> <ol> <li><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Tertiary qualifications in nursing, medicine, pharmacy, medical science or related health disciplines, with post-graduate qualification in public health including epidemiology, or equivalent qualifications andor demonstrated experience.<span><span><li> <li><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Excellent organisational skills including planning, and attention to detail, and with demonstrated experience in project coordination and management.<span><span><li> <li><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team environment.<span><span><li> <li><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with demonstrated ability to produce high quality scientific writing of various types including technical reports andor practice guidelines.<span><span><li> <li><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Demonstrated understanding of the methods and process of systematic scientific literature review and critical appraisal; meta-analysis; analysis of epidemiological datasets and preparing epidemiological reviews; health technology assessment; public health research; policy support; clinical guideline development; and with demonstrated direct experience of independent work at a senior level in at least one of these areas in the context of immunisation andor control of communicable diseases<span><span><li> <li><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Demonstrated familiarity with the biomedical literature, relevant bibliographic databases (e.g. Medline, Cochrane Library), and frameworks for evidence-informed development of clinical practice guidelines andor population health policies (e.g. GRADE); with direct experience in developing<span><span><li> <li><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Demonstrated through experience working in or understanding of the Australian health care system or populationpublic health services.<span><span><li> <li><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Experience in basic analysis of epidemiologic data and advance in the use of relevant computer packages including Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint and Word) and EndNote (or equivalent).<span><span><li> <ol> <div> <p style="font-family: Arial;"> <p> <p style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">SCHN is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourage all suitably qualified applicants to apply, including Indigenous Australians, and people from culturally diverse backgrounds. <span><span><p> <p style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">                                     <span><span><p> <p style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply. We recognise the value of Aboriginal staff providing health care to Aboriginal children and families that access the services we provide at the Sydney Children’s Hospitals Network. Aboriginal job applicants are encouraged to visit the NSW Health Aboriginal Recruitment tool, <span class="MsoHyperlink" style="color:blue"><span style="text-decoration:underline"><a href=":w.steppingup.health." style="color:blue; text-decoration:underline">Stepping Up<a><span><span> to assist in preparing your application.<span><span><p> <div style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial;"> <p style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">

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