First listed on: 13 October 2020

Research Officer

Indigenous Allied Health Australia (IAHA) is a national not-for-profit, member based Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander organisation. IAHA values our highly skilled and diverse allied health workforce, and the contribution they make to improve people’s lives. We support our growing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander allied health and broader health workforce membership who are contributing significantly to the health system in building culturally safe and responsive services.

As a national Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander led organisation, IAHA is focused on supporting the current workforce, growing the next generations of the allied health workforce, transforming the health system to be culturally safe and responsive to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander needs and leadership in driving change and advocacy in policy and practices embedding Indigenous led solutions.

The Research Officer is a key member of the Indigenous Allied Health Australia (IAHA) team and provides evidenced-based advice and support to the Secretariat and the Board of Directors through undertaking research and project activities related to Aboriginal and Torres Strait health and social and emotional wellbeing, allied health,workforce development and the evaluation and monitoring of IAHA initiatives. This position also provides secretariat support to the IAHA Research Advisory Group and other key stakeholders. IAHA provide a culturally safe and responsive workplace and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.

If you are keen to work in an innovative organisation and make a real difference download the position description from our website here at

EMAIL your application to: making sure you address the selection criteria in your application with a cover letter and your current resume.

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

Applications must be received by 5pm (AEDT) on Wednesday 11th November 2020

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