Current opportunities

First Nations Health Unit Manager

We are seeking a First Nations Health Unit Manager to lead a national team to implement programs and services across NSW, ACT and Queensland.

Applications close Tuesday 20th April 2021

Health Professional Team Leader

We are seeking a Health Professional Team Leader to join the Health Services team. This role will support and lead a team of Health Professionals in the delivery of programs and services for the National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS).

Applications close Tuesday 20th April 2021

Planning and Reporting Lead

An exciting opportunity has arisen for Planning and Reporting Lead to join the Health Services team. This role will support the planning and reporting of National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS) education programs, resources and services, and key health education contracts in QLD, NSW and the ACT.

Applications close Sunday 11th April 2021

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How to apply for a vacancy at Diabetes Queensland

Preparing Your Application

The advertisement and position description will describe the key aspects of the position and the skills required to effectively perform the job.

Your application should consist of:

  1. Cover letter addressing the Key Selection Criteria. No more than two pages addressing the essential requirements.
  2. Resume. Ensure all details are current and include:
    • Personal contact details, including daytime phone number.
    • Relevant qualifications and training
    • Employment history, including organisations, dates of employment, your position title and responsibilities
    • Details of any relevant voluntary work

Lodgment of Application

Applications may be lodged as specified in the advertisement.

Review of Applications

Following the closing date, all applications will be passed to the selection panel and a shortlist of applicants for interview will be agreed. The selection process is based on how well each candidate meets the advertised selection criteria, the background of each applicant and a ‘best fit’ with Diabetes Queensland’s culture and values.


Shortlisted applicants will be contacted by telephone and interview times agreed. This should usually happen within two weeks of the closing date. If you are not successful in gaining an interview, you will not be notified. All shortlisted applicants will be notified by email on completion of interviews.


All shortlisted applicants will be asked a similar set of questions which are derived from the selection criteria. Selection of the successful applicant is based on the written application, responses to questions at interview and referee reports.

Further Information

If you require further information about the position or salary, please email careers@diabetesqld.org.au or call 07 3506 0943.

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