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Eastern Melbourne PHN (EMPHN) is one of the major commissioners of federally-funded health care services in Melbourne, with responsibility for improving the primary healthcare system. We do this by facilitating health system improvements for people in Eastern and North Eastern Melbourne.

We are an innovative organisation working in a dynamic and changing sector. This means that we frequently have new opportunities for existing employees and to bring new people into our team. We work to embody our values of Integrity, Working Together and Courage.

Some of the benefits our employees receive include:

  • working in a professional team committed to making a difference;
  • a focus on employee health and well-being, including access to flexible working conditions to facilitate work / life balance, access to an Employee Assistance Program and other initiatives such as annual flu vaccinations, social club activities, etc.
  • competitive remuneration and other benefits, including access to not-for profit salary packaging

We are interested in attracting the most talented, experienced and committed people to work with us in improving the primary healthcare system.

Listed below are our current opportunities to work at EMPHN.

If you are passionate about healthcare and making a difference, we encourage you to apply.

To find out further information or to apply for any of the below positions please contact recruitment@emphn.org.au


Current Opportunities


Program Facilitator (2 roles available)

  • Public health industry – be part of something important
  • 2 roles available – be an integral facilitator in primary health response
  • Great team environment and generous salary packaging arrangements available
The position

This is a unique opportunity to uitilise your healthcare experience and engage with key stakeholders to be instrumental in facilitating integral programs within our catchment.

We are looking for two Program Facilitators to join Eastern Melbourne PHN to engage with stakeholders and facilitate various programs, with the opportunity to branch out into other projects within Eastern Melbourne PHN in the future. This role will include facilitation, improvement identification and participation in cross functional teams to ensure all aspects of planning, design and evaluation are data driven and agile.

You will have
  • great project management skills, highlighted in previous roles
  • experience in the health sector, preferably primary care sector
  • a demonstrated ability to work in a fast paced environment, collaboratively and warmly
  • excellent communication skills, and a demonstrated ability to build trust and rapport with external and internal stakeholders
  • ability to coordinate and provide data driven recommendations
  • flexibility and agility to move with changing environment
How to Apply

Click to link to employment advertisement to send us a current CV and a cover letter. Further information and a position description can be obtained by emailing recruitment@emphn.org.au

Program Facilitator - General Practice

  • Public health sector – be part of something important
  • General Practice focus
  • Great team environment and generous salary packaging arrangements available


The position

This is a unique part-time opportunity (0.8 FTE) to utilise your project facilitation skills and primary healthcare knowledge to engage with general practice staff and other key stakeholders. In this role, you will be instrumental in supporting general practice and delivering specific projects related to general practice and immunisation.


You will have
  • experience working in or with general practice
  • demonstrated knowledge of the issues facing general practice nursing including practice accreditation and immunisation programs
  • stakeholder engagement and management skills
  • sound understanding of quality improvement and use of data in general practice
  • contract or project management/facilitation experience
  • demonstrated ability to work in a fast paced environment, collaboratively and warmly
  • excellent communication skills, with a demonstrated ability to build trust and rapport with external and internal stakeholders
  • ability to coordinate and provide data driven recommendations
  • flexibility and agility to move with changing environment
How to Apply

Click to link to employment advertisement to send us a current CV and a cover letter. Further information and a position description can be obtained by emailing recruitment@emphn.org.au.

Eastern Melbourne PHN advises that background screening including; criminal history, qualifications and other relevant checks will form part of the candidate suitability evaluation process. Only candidates with working rights in Australia will be considered.



Eastern Melbourne PHN advises that background screening including; criminal history, qualifications and other relevant checks will form part of the candidate suitability evaluation process. Only candidates with working rights in Australia will be considered.