Senior Policy and Health Promotion Officer

Fri, August 30, 2019 10:02 AM | Anonymous

Work Type/s: Full-time, Ongoing (38 hours/week)
Classification/s: Policy & Health Promotion Team
Location: Melbourne
Applications close: CLOSED

Are you passionate about women’s health and gender equity?

Are you a feminist researcher and advocate with a commitment to translating knowledge and influencing policy at the state (and national) level?

About the role

Women’s Health Victoria (WHV) is looking for a Senior Policy and Health Promotion Officer toplay a senior role in an influential and dynamic policy, research, advocacy and health promotion team within a leading women’s health organisation.

This full-time ongoing position will be responsible for leading research, knowledge translation and policy and advocacy activities across WHV’s priority areas including sexual and reproductive health, the prevention of violence against women, mental health and body image, and women’s equality.

Specifically, the role will lead the development of high quality, evidence-based submissions and research papers and requires the ability to identify strategic or innovative opportunities to improve women’s health and wellbeing. The role also includes supervision of a small but highly productive policy and data team.
Full position description and selection criteria

For More information contact Mischa Barr on 9664 9309 or by email at

To Apply

Please upload your Cover Letter, Responses to the Key Selection Criteria and a copy of your resume in PDF format using the form below. Applications close midnight Sunday 15th September 2019. If you have any technical issues, please email

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