Project Support Officer, Implementation Support Project

Position Purpose

Provide high-level administration and project support to the PHN Cooperative Implementation Support Project.


To be successful in this role you will need to meet the following criteria:

Qualifications and experience

  1. Qualifications/ demonstrated experience in a range of administrative and project support including organising meetings, taking minutes and diary management in a computerised work environment
  2. Intermediate to advanced skills in Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint
  3. Exemplary phone and customer service skills, including experience dealing with confidential and sensitive information in a professional manner
  4. Knowledge of the primary healthcare industry and mental health service provision, or ability to acquire that knowledge quickly.
  5. Demonstrated ability to manage own workloads and outputs while ensuring projects or tasks are completed within agreed timeframes.
  6. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills including the ability to consult, negotiate and liaise effectively with a diverse range of people.


Desirable (non-essential)

  • a lived experience of mental illness and/or caring for someone with a mental illness.


This a national role, open to applicants located anywhere in Australia.

The Project Coordinator will be employed by their local PHN as part of a virtual project team.


Read the full job description here.



If you would like to know more about this role, please contact Philip Amos phil.amos@phncooperative.org.au