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  • Position Title: Project Coordinator
  • Project: Connecting End-of-Life Care in Townsville Project (CELC-T)
  • Location: Townsville
  • Type: Community Services & Development – Aged & Disability Support
  • FTE: Part Time (0.6 or 0.8FTE)
  • Company: Palliative Care Queensland
  • Closes: 20th October 2017 Midnight
  • Benefit: Competitive salary including generous salary packaging benefits
  • Salary range: Hourly rate $40-$44/hr + Super.
  • Award - Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award 2010 

About the role

The Project Coordinator is responsible for leading the implementation of the Connecting
End-of-Life Care in Townsville Project
, with the key project aim as follows:

To build culture, system and practice improvements which increase the quality of end-of-life care and reduce after hours service needs of primary care residents living with life limiting conditions within the greater Townsville region.


Skills & Experience

  • A tertiary qualification in health/social science or related discipline and/or project management
  • Knowledge of the health, aged care and community services systems for people with a life limiting condition and their carers/family, including specialist palliative care services and primary care services
  • Capacity to inspire health and community service staff to collaborate in seeking quality improvement in end of life and palliative care
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively with a small team.


We offer a competitive remuneration package including an attractive salary, access to tax effective salary packaging arrangements and supportive work/life balance provisions. PCQ recognises the importance of investing in the training, learning and development of our staff.

How to Apply

  • Position description containing further information is attached [PCQ website link}
  • This is a 12-month fixed term project position – until October 2018 (with a possibility of extension dependent on funding)
  • Hours optional, with choice of: 0.6 FTE; 0.8 FTE
  • For enquiries about this role please contact Shyla Mills on 0424324376 or
  • Applications close at 12 midnight on the 20th October

Appointment to this position is subject to the satisfactory completion of a National Police Check, International Police Check (if applicable), current Queensland Working with Children Check, current Queensland Driver’s Licence and the right to work in Australia


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