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Deputy Sleep Scientist

  • LocationAlfred Health
  • Work TypeFull time
  • Positions1 Position
  • Applications Close AtClosed 3 days ago
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  • Job no: 55504
  • Category: Technical and Support, Other Technical / Support

Alfred Health

Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community-based services.


  • Permanent Full Time Position
  • Grade 3 Medical Scientist
  • 76/80 hrs per fortnight


The Department

The Alfred Sleep Service is committed to providing a high quality clinical service and is actively involved in Sleep Medicine Research. 


The Role

We are seeking candidates with an appropriate science degree to work as Deputy Sleep Scientist in our Sleep Laboratory. Responsibilities include, management of staff, monitoring of delivery of sleep investigative services according to professional standards.  Safety and quality management are also important aspects of the role.     In addition to close collaboration with Sleep Scientists, administrative staff and Sleep/Respiratory Physicians and Digital Health team, the position involves collaboration with other teams across Alfred Health to ensure optimal delivery of service to patients. The Deputy Sleep Scientist requires a good understanding of the science and physiology of sleep, sleep disorders and their assessment and treatment. 


Qualifications/Experience Required

Applicants must be task focussed, highly motivated and show initiative.  A relevant Science or Applied Science degree is mandatory, as is previous experience as a Sleep Scientist.   Candidates should be, or eligible to be, ACCP accredited as a Sleep Physiologist.  Post graduate qualifications in Sleep Science, Digital Health / Data Science or IT would be an advantage.  Research experience is also advantageous. 


Great Staff Benefits

  • Salary Packaging
  • Discount Health Insurance
  • Car Parking (subject to availability)
  • Onsite Gym
  • Child care services


For further enquiries contact: Teanau Roebuck –

Applications close 11pm Monday, 15th August 2022




Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

In compliance with the Victorian Chief Health Officer's Mandatory Vaccination Directions, all Alfred health employees must be vaccinated against COVID-19 with TGA approved vaccine and must have evidence of their vaccination status. 


  • Closed 3 days ago - 15 Aug 2022