Climate and Health Lead

Sydney, NSW |

Exciting new job opportunity: SNHN Climate and Health Lead

Sydney North Health Network (SNHN) is the first primary health network (PHN) in Australia to establish a Climate & Health program and is now seeking an engaged and inspiring health professional to lead on implementing the program. This is an exciting opportunity to join an organisation that is a leader in this field, and make a tangible impact in addressing climate -health risks in our community and more broadly.

This is a part-time / full-time role which may suit a health professional in our region. The Position Description for this role can be found as below.

Key accountabilities:

  • Coordinate a climate risk program incorporating existing SNHN structures, networks, programs, and education events.
  • Drive the implementation and adoption of sustainability initiatives.
  • Support Sustainable Quality Improvement projects in some primary care practices. Develop and manage all sustainability initiatives at the organization level.
  • Champion internal engagement at all levels, to support ongoing focus on sustainability and build recognition and support.
  • Develop and maintain strong working relationships with key business decision-makers, both internally and externally
  • Contribute to and promote the development of the profession through active participation in the community.
  • Generate insights and maximise opportunities to create shared value collaborations and enhance SNHN’s Better Health, Better Climate, Better Health System strategy.

To apply visit:

Starting date: 
Thursday, November 18, 2021
Closing date: 
Sunday, December 12, 2021
Sydney North Health Network
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