Employment Opportunities at WNSW PHN

Western NSW Primary Health Network (WNSW PHN) is an agile and high performing organisation that responds to the identified needs of the community, Commonwealth and State health policy, and the development needs of primary health care providers.

Senior Project Officer - Suicide Prevention

Location: Work across Walgett, Brewarrina, Bourke and Cobar. Office base can be negotiated.

Full Time or Part Time, Maximum Term Contract until 30 June 2021.

Western NSW Primary Health Network (WSNW PHN) is currently seeking a motivated individual who has a passion for primary healthcare and community wellbeing to join our Commissioned Services and Strategic Projects as Senior Project Officer – Suicide Prevention.

The Senior Project Officer role is responsible for coordinating work across the Northern Cluster of the National Suicide Prevention Trial in the Local Government Areas of Walgett, Brewarrina, Bourke and Cobar.

WNSW PHN has a strong focus and commitment to addressing Aboriginal health inequality across the region and your commitment to the values of improving Aboriginal outcomes is highly valued. 

The position can be based in either one of our main offices in Dubbo, Orange or Bourke or an alternative arrangement can be negotiated that would allow the successful applicant to work from a town in the Northern Cluster.

WNSW PHN is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

Applications close 11.59pm 18 June 2020.

Applications should be submitted via email (by the closing date and time) to: hr@wnswphn.org.au

For enquiries regarding this role, please contact Sue Hackney, Portfolio Lead – Community Wellbeing, Psychosocial Support & Suicide Prevention on 0438 424 952.


As part of your application, you must provide a separate statement addressing each of the selection criteria as well as your resume. If you do not provide these two documents, your application will automatically not be accepted.  

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