Fieldwork Systems Officer Curtin University


Job Reference: 10681

Your new role
The Faculty of Health Sciences has an exciting opportunity for a Fieldwork Systems Officer to join the team, streamline and develop our processes, and support the operational management of direct and indirect fieldwork-related systems. This rewarding role will see you interact and engage with other fieldwork officers to ensure process improvement for the faculty and wider SONIA placement management software users.
As the Fieldwork Systems Officer, your previous experience with SONIA or similar placement software in a tertiary environment will be beneficial to your success in this role, along with strong relationship and contract management experience in the healthcare and/or higher education sectors.
You will also be responsible for providing face-to-face user education, training and support to users of SONIA, develop and design student and staff guidelines appropriate for access to SONIA, and ensure that the software is used in a professional and consistent manner within the faculty.
To learn more about this opportunity, please contact Shirene Varendorff, General Manager on [email protected]

About us
Curtin’s Faculty of Health Sciences has four academic schools that deliver a range of undergraduate, postgraduate and higher degree by research (HDR) courses.
The four academic Schools are Curtin Medical School, Curtin School of Allied Health, Curtin School of Nursing and Curtin School of Population Health. Together, the four schools educate more health professionals than any other Western Australian tertiary institution.
We are an energetic, dedicated team of academics and professionals working together to provide global solutions through quality graduates and innovative research. Curtin is a welcoming space where integrity, respect for one another, courage, excellence, and impact are essential to everyday life. Situated on Whadjuk Nyungar Country, our vibrant campus includes an art gallery, gym, childcare and medical centre, and endless food options including a supermarket.
We encourage a progressive and diverse workplace, offering generous superannuation and salary packaging benefits. We are committed to looking after our employees by promoting health and wellbeing, work flexibility, and personal development opportunities.

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Please provide a cover letter, and your CV to allow us to assess your suitability for this role.

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Applications close: Friday, 22 September 2023, 6:00 pm AWST
Applicants should note that prior to appointment, any offer of employment is subject to completion of National Police Records checks, and background, integrity, and reference checks to Curtin’s satisfaction. At Curtin, we are committed to being a Child Safe organisation and this position may also require you to have a current Working With Children Check.
As this is a continuing (permanent) role, you will require permanent work rights in Australia to be considered. Only in limited situations will visa sponsorship situations be considered.

Please note we are not accepting applications from recruitment agencies at this time.