Job no: 0046740
Work type: Casual
Location: Hospital based, Other
Division/Faculty: Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences
Department/School: Melbourne Medical School
Salary: $65,815 - $72,083 (RA Grade 1)
Role & Superannuation rate: Casual - 9.5% super
An outstanding opportunity exists for a research assistant to work
with Phoenix Australia, the national centre of excellence for
posttraumatic mental health, affiliated with the Department of
Psychiatry, University of Melbourne. Our mission is to build the
capability of individuals, communities and organisations to understand,
prevent, reduce and recover from the adverse mental health effects of
trauma. Additionally, general mental health of past and present members
of the Defence community is a key priority of the centre.
A casual research assistant position is currently on offer, based in
Brisbane. The research assistant will be required to provide a simple,
computer-based attention training program for participants eligible to
participate in a randomised control trial investigating treatment for
posttraumatic stress disorder. Successful applicants will be responsible
for undertaking a range of research tasks, including data collection
and management. The incumbent will be required to maintain data security
at all times, and will be adept at managing situations that may arise
during data collection including recognising and managing distressed
participants. Other tasks may also be required to support Phoenix
personnel involved in the study.
For this important work, we will pay very competitive hourly rates.
Please list your current availability in your application.
For full details and to apply (copy and paste this link into your browser):
Advertised: 15 Aug 2019 12:00 AM
AUS Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: 29 Aug 2019 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Standard Time