Research Officer and Research Assistant positions – Mental health and primary health services research

The SHAReD (Shared Health Arrangements Research & Development) study has been registered with ANZCTR and has commenced recruitment.  CPHCE is seeking to employ a small team for 4-6 months to contribute to a trial of electronic shared care between general practices and mental health services.

The team will include: 

  • 2 half-time Research Officers, level 6 (additional hours could be negotiated)
  • 2-4 casual Research Assistants (2-4 days a week as required)

This team will work with academics and investigators at the Sydney Local Health District (SLHD) to recruit and interview consumers from four of the SLHD adult mental health services; to recruit and interview the consumer participants’ GPs and to support GPs in the use of the electronic shared care software. Please see attached position description of the Research Officer role in this email. Casual Research Assistants will work with the Research Officers in recruitment and data collection.

Expressions of Interest due by 2nd May 2022 (proposed start dates staggered as required, but some immediate starts if possible)

Application Process: Please submit a brief (max.1 page) summary outlining your skills and experience relevant to the attached criteria and CV to Dr Catherine Spooner .  The subject line of the email must include “Research Officer/Assistant SHAReD”.

Please see attached position description.