ID: 202342

Western Health Consumer Advisor

Health Regular - more than 6 months Victoria VIC

About this opportunity

The Consumer Advisor role may include:

  • Advocating for issues that impact consumers.
  • Supporting Western Health to represent the many varied voices of the community.
  • Consultation on committees to ensure a lived experience voice is heard.
  • Partnering with staff at Western Health to ensure consistent Best Care outcomes.
  • Participating in discussions and focus groups on current projects at Western Health.
  • Reviewing and updating documentation to represent the community voice.
  • Working with Health Care Workers to improve patient outcomes.
  • Collaborating with staff on co-design projects.

The level of engagement is up to you it can vary from ad hoc review of documents to committee memberships.

Must be 18 years and over

If you would like to discuss this opportunity prior to applying please contact [email protected]

Additional requirements

Covid-19 vaccination . National Police Certificate *.

Working with children check may be required.
Covid-19 vaccination certificate is required for all on site engagements.

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Time Required

The level of commitment is up to you. Please contact [email protected] to discuss further.

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Families with Children
  • Online & Remote Volunteers
  • People Learning English
  • People with disability
Type of work
  • Disability Support
  • Education & Training
  • Governance, Boards & Committees
  • Mediation & Advocacy

online orientation and training will be provided


Reimbursement for any out of pocket costs. Remuneration offered for some engagements.