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Injury Management Advisor

Injury Management Advisor

Job Title: Injury Management Advisor
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Melbourne
Start Date: 8th April
Reference: BRE0401
Contact Name: Bryony Reid
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 01, 2021 12:16

Job Description

Public Sector People (PSP) are currently looking to speak to an Injury Management Advisor to join a Local Government on temporary basis. 
  • 8th April - 7th May
  • $56 per hour plus super
  • 36 hours week
  • North West Council 
Please see below for further details:

Injury Management Advisor

  • Develop, review and monitor effective management systems, policies and procedures for occupational rehabilitation.
  • Support management and staff awareness of Worker’s Compensation responsibilities and accountabilities.
  • Coordinate and implementation of workplace injury management policies, procedures and programs.
  • Facilitate the return to work of injured staff.
  • Prepare updates & recommendations on any legislation change for the executive and other relevant parties.
  • Encourage the prompt reporting of incidents and contribute to creating a positive safety culture.
  • Provide support to the organisation to minimise the cost of claims and deliver successful return to work outcomes.
  • Manage all aspects of Councils WorkCover claims
Qualifications & Experience:

  • Extensive experience and a high level of expertise in managing WorkCover claims and return to work coordination;
  • Ability to interpret legislation and apply sections of the Workplace Injury Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 2013
  • Completion of relevant Diploma or Degree or extensive work experience gained in a complex/diverse organisation.
Experience using CHRIS 21, Elumina and Ascentor data bases.

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity or other positions within Local Government, please contact Bryony Reid on (03) 8535 3111.


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