Senior Advisor, Evidence in Practice, Centre for Evidence and Implementation

Jan 23,2021 | Consortium_staff Job Opportunities

Location: Melbourne or Sydney
Deadline: Applications close February 5th

The role:

Working closely with other senior staff, the role of the Senior Advisor is to manage and deliver a portfolio of CEI projects, contribute to CEI’s other key areas of work, and contribute to business development activities. You’ll lead a portfolio of projects focused on implementing evidence in frontline services. You’ll also manage projects, research and evaluation activities and publications depending on the nature of the projects allocated.

Key responsibilities:

  • Leading consultation, design, and development of evidence informed programs and services
  • Utilizing implementation frameworks to assist agencies to embed evidence-informed ways of working
  • Developing and delivering training and on the job coaching to frontline practitioners across a range of human services
  • Facilitating local implementation teams, and managing the establishment and operation of continuous quality assurance and evaluation mechanisms

What you will bring:

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Postgraduate degree in psychology, social work, or a related discipline
  • A strong grounding in the implementation science literature
  • Significant experience in evidence informed practices and service delivery, program design and evaluation methods
  • Experience providing implementation support for evidence-informed programs and practices in social services settings
  • A strong philosophical commitment to the scientist‐practitioner model and evidence-informed practice

What’s in it for you:

  • Agile work environment
  • Supportive team with strong culture and camaraderie
  • Opportunity to work for an impact-focused organisation
  • Competitive salary reflective of skills and experience

To apply for this role, please submit your cover letter, statement addressing the selection criteria and resume to

For more information and to apply, view the job posting.