National Centre for Farmer Health Advisory Group

    Are you looking for an opportunity to show leadership in farmer health, wellbeing and safety?

    Do you have a passion for making a difference to farmers’ lives?

    Nominations are now open for farmer representatives to join our Advisory Group.


    The NCFH Advisory Group meets four (4) times per year, typically via phone or videoconference, with one meeting conducted face to face in Victoria.  In addition to lending their expertise to discussions in meetings, advisory group members are expected to support activities of the NCFH and reflect the values of integrity, innovation, collaboration, accountability, respect and empathy.

    Farmer representatives will serve a four (4) year term commencing on 1 January 2020 and be eligible for re-appointment for one additional term, subject to ongoing funding.

    The role description and Terms of Reference are found below:

    Advisory Group Role Description


    Advisory Group Terms of Reference


    To apply for this role, please complete this form and address the key selection criteria.

    Westvic Staffing Solutions in partnership with the National Centre for Farmer Health based at Western District Health Service are looking for an enthusiastic, well presented and motivated individual to join their administration team in Hamilton.

    Trainees in Business will learn to undertake a range of duties to contribute to the smooth operation of the administration activities within the organisation.

    Duties will include but are not limited to:

    • Delivering a high level of Customer Service and Reception via phone, email and / or in person
    • Word processing, filing, data entry and mail outs
    • Management of incoming and outgoing mail
    • Operation of office equipment such as photocopiers, facsimile machines, switchboards, computers
    • Assisting other team members with projects and events

    The Successful applicant shall:

    • Possess a positive and professional attitude in dealing with a broad range of clientele
    • Demonstrate attention to detail and desire to learn
    • Have a practical knowledge of computers and Microsoft Suite
    • Have good verbal and written skills
    • Be able to work autonomously, as part of a team and always maintain confidentiality
    Position Description


    All enquiries should be forwarded to Guy Sevior; or phone 0408 058 508.

    Applications close at 5pm on Friday 01/11/2019

    Click here to apply


    Western District Health Service is an Equal Opportunity Employer that has a commitment to cultural safety, inclusion and empowerment of Indigenous, Torres Strait Islander, their families and communities and encourages them to apply.  This organisation promotes the safety and wellbeing of children from culturally, linguistically diverse and aboriginal backgrounds and those with a disability.

    Hamilton, located 3.5 hours from Melbourne, is the hub of a large agricultural region and the centre of the shire for business, commerce, education, health, cultural and recreational facilities. The National Centre for Farmer Health is a partnership between Western District Health Service a leading Sub-Regional referral centre and Deakin University. Visit Hamilton