Practice Support Officer

Campbelltown, NSW |
Practice Support Officer
0.8 - 1 FTE until June 2021
  • A diverse role making a difference in the quality of health care delivery in general practice
  • Belonging to a passionate, supportive and friendly team
  • Flexible working environment with a focus on health and wellbeing

South Western Sydney PHN (SWSPHN) is a not-for-profit health organisation which is responsible for identifying and addressing the primary health needs in South Western Sydney through strategic planning, commissioning services, supporting general practices and other healthcare providers and supporting the integration of local healthcare services.

At SWSPHN you can make a difference. We are dedicated to enhancing and connecting primary healthcare so residents and patients achieve better health outcomes. We thrive on creating and maintaining a friendly, supportive and flexible work environment that promotes high quality service delivery with opportunities for personal and professional growth.

About the Role

Practice support is one of the core functions of the PHN. The role provides practice support to general practice and other primary health care providers in SWSPHN’s region to build health workforce capacity and the delivery of high quality health care for patients. A diverse role that involves a range of support activities including quality improvement and best practice methods, practice accreditation, professional and workforce development, digital health, patient data management and cultural awareness. If you have a passion for driving change, a willingness to learn and you are able to build strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders please apply.

Note: A current NSW driver’s licence and access to a comprehensively insured motor vehicle is required for this role.

Come and Join Us

Submit your application to and include:

  1. Resume
  2. Responses to the 3 questions below

Question 1 – Describe an accurate picture of yourself at work, including your values, how you prefer to work, what motivates you to work harder, what frustrates you and what an ideal work day looks like?

Question 2 – Please outline your experience working with general practitioners in the primary healthcare industry.

Question 3 - Provide an example of how you have played a positive role as a team member? Expand on this to describe how you build, develop and sustain positive and productive working relationships.

Contact: Dina Malak – 0427 443 470

Closing: Sunday 20th October 2019

SWSPHN is an equal opportunity employer. Preferred applicants must have the right to work in Australia and will be subject to a National Criminal Record Check. Please note that only applicants successful in making it to the interview stage of the recruitment process will be contacted.

Starting date: 
Friday, October 4, 2019
Closing date: 
Sunday, October 20, 2019
South Western Sydney Primary Health Network
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