Safety and Quality > Careers

Positions vacant

Applications are being sought from interested members of the community to fill the following role within the Commission:

EL1 Senior Nursing Advisor, Partnering with Consumers

The Senior Nursing Advisor Partnering with Consumers position was advertised in the APS gazette on Friday 13 April 2018.  Below is the application pack which includes information about the role, instructions on how to apply and a personal particulars form. Applications must be submitted via email to by midnight (AEST) Friday 20 April 2018.

Applicant pack – EL1 Senior Nursing Advisor (PDF, 370KB)

Applicant pack – EL1 Senior Nursing Advisor (DOCX, 111KB)

Personal particulars form – EL1 Senior Nursing Advisor (PDF, 298KB)

Personal particulars form- EL1 Senior Nursing Advisor (DOCX, 71KB)

Short-term work or volunteer opportunities

The Commission invites people from a range of backgrounds including clinical, healthcare and health policy to register their interest in short-term and intermittent work or volunteer opportunities. The Commission works in partnership with patients, consumers, clinicians, managers, policy makers and healthcare organisations to achieve a sustainable, safe and high-quality health system.

To be eligible for consideration for short-term and intermittent work or volunteer opportunities you must:

  • Submit a current CV to which clearly outlines your experience, skills and qualifications
  • Advise in your cover email that you have a right to work in Australia and that you can provide evidence to support this
  • Advise in your cover email of your availability to work or volunteer including dates and weekly days/hours.

If you are interested in paid work opportunities you must also advise in your cover email that you have an Australian Business Number and relevant insurance.

CVs received will be maintained by the Commission until 30 June 2018.

Enterprise agreement

The Commission’s employment terms and conditions are detailed in the enterprise agreement made and approved under Part 2-4 of the Fair Work Act 2009.

Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care Enterprise Agreement 2016-2019 (PDF 312KB) (Word 205KB)

Code of conduct procedures

These procedures for determining a breach of the Australian Public Service Code of Conduct and any sanction(s) that may be imposed are established under the Public Service Act 1999.

Code of conduct procedures (PDF 466KB) (Word 122KB)