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1. Yerin Aboriginal Health Services Inc. Social Worker

2.Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples’ Program National Manager (Indigenous Identified)

3.Batchelor Institute Lecturer B – Bachelor of Nursing

4.November : Applications open for the 2018 Australian Medical Association (AMA) Indigenous  Medical Scholarship : Close 31 January 2018 

5.Senior Rural Medical Practitioner – Port Augusta 

6. Miwatj Health NT Tackling Indigenous Smoking Community Worker

7-19  Congress ACCHO Alice Springs 11 positions

20-29  JOBS AT IUIH Brisbane

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 1.Yerin Aboriginal Health Services Inc. Social Worker

We are an Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation, you will join a multidisciplinary team where you will provide professional social work services whilst working in a supportive environment. If you are passionate about improving health outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people through counselling services for our community experiencing mental health, then we would like you to join our team!

You will provide support, counselling and other intervention strategies to enhance individuals wellbeing.

Contact Jo Stevens 02 43511040 to obtain an application pack before applying

Job Closes 5pm 10th November 2017

Apply here

2.Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples’ Program National Manager (Indigenous Identified)

  • An excellent opportunity to join one of Australia’s leading international not for profits
  • Permanent, 35 hours per week
  • Melbourne based

Around the globe, Oxfam works to find practical, innovative ways for people to lift themselves out of poverty and thrive. We save lives and help rebuild livelihoods when crisis strikes. And we campaign so that the voices of the poor influence the local and global decisions that affect them.

The Role

The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples’ Program National Manager plays a central role in planning, managing and delivering programs and developing strong partnerships with  Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities. The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples’ Program sits within Oxfam Australia’s Program Section and is responsible for setting and delivering on our strategy to work alongside Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander organisations, communities and individuals. The program collaborates with and supports the voices of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to bring change in their lives and communities.

Having worked for more than 30 years to support self-determination, Oxfam Australia is seeking a committed leader to lead the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples’ Program’s team in strategy development, program funding, awareness raising and to develop and maintain relationships with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders.

This is an Indigenous Identified role and is part of Oxfam Australia’s commitment to creating a culturally competent and diverse workforce.

We have a number of measures in place to support our Indigenous staff including an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Employment Strategy, RAP and cultural protocols.

You will have

The successful candidate will be able to meet the following selection criteria:

  • Experience leading and supporting teams of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander staff, and building culturally strong, high functioning and effective teams
  • High level of understanding of the development and public policy issues affecting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians, including a proven track record of working effectively with or alongside Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples’ organisations and movements
  • Demonstrated success in program management supported by strong financial management and administration skills
  • Advanced knowledge of a technical or skill area relevant to Oxfam Australia’s program (i.e.gender, campaigns, advocacy, capacity building)

We can offer you

  • A base salary of $107,720 plus superannuation and access to generous NFP tax concessions (specifically, a salary packaging scheme offering up to $18,450 of your salary tax free)
  • The opportunity to match your career to a compelling cause
  • A flexible and supportive workplace with ample opportunities for career progression and development
  • The chance to meet and work with people who are some of the best in their fields

This is an Indigenous Identified role only open to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

The filling of this position is intended to constitute a special measure under section 8(1) of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth), and s 12 of the Equal Opportunity Act 2010 (Vic).

Appointment to this position will require a satisfactory clearance of a police check and/or Working with Children Check.

Oxfam Australia is committed to the safeguarding of children and young people.

To be eligible for this position, you must have the legal right to work in Australia.

For enquiries relating to this position, please contact Emma O’Brien via emmao@oxfam.org.au

Click on the Apply Online button at the base of the advertisement
Complete the on-line application form and attach three separate documents, cover letter (max 2 pages), CV (max 2 pages) and a response addressing the selection criteria outlined in the ad
Applications close: Friday 17 November at 11pm (AEST)

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3.Batchelor Institute Lecturer B – Bachelor of Nursing

This lecturing position is responsible for the preparation and delivery of units within the Bachelor of Nursing (Pre-Registration) taught by Batchelor Institute, based at Casuarina Campus (CDU).

The appointee will work in partnership with a wider teaching team of colleagues in the CDU School of Health. The successful applicant will, through the development and delivery of relevant courses, units, programs of study, clinical training blocks, including those intended for off-campus and flexible delivery, provide expert advice related to at least one specialist clinical area.

This position requires a high level of professional knowledge and skills, experience in higher education course delivery and a Postgraduate qualification, preferably at a Masters or PhD level. Other responsibilities include contributing to the management and operations of the Division.

The salary range for this position is $89,602 – $106,403 + 10% superannuation.

Priority consideration will be given to Aboriginal and / or Torres Strait Islander applicants.

The position description is available from the Institute’s website www.batchelor.edu.au/people/current-vacancies or by contacting the Human Resources Unit on (08) 8939 7207 or (08) 8939 7393.

Applicants are required to submit a completed application lodgement form available from our website and include a covering letter and current resume.

All enquiries and applications are to be forwarded directly to Batchelor Institute via email at recruitment@batchelor.edu.au

Applications close Sunday 19th November 2017

4.November : Applications open for the 2018 Australian Medical Association (AMA) Indigenous  Medical Scholarship : Close 31 January 2018

Applications are now being sought for the 2018 Australian Medical Association (AMA) Indigenous  Medical Scholarship. Applicants must be of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander background.

Applicants must be currently enrolled full-time at an Australian medical school and at least in their first year of medicine. Preference will be given to applicants who do not already hold any other scholarship or bursary.

The Scholarship will be awarded on the recommendation of a selection panel appointed by the AMA. The value of the Scholarship for 2018 will be $10,000 per annum. This amount will be paid in a lump sum for each year of study.

The duration of the Scholarship will be for the full course of a medical degree, however this is subject to review.

Applications close 31 January 2018.

To receive further information on how to apply, please contact Sandra Riley, Administration Officer, AMA on (02) 6270 5400 or email

indigenousscholarship@ama.com.au

An application package can be also downloaded from the AMA website http://www.ama.com.au/indigenous-medical-scholarship-2018

The Indigenous Peoples’ Medical Scholarship Trust Fund was established in 1994 with a contribution from the Australian Government. In 2016, the Trust Fund became The AMA Indigenous Medical Scholarship Foundation.  The  Foundation is administered by AMA Pty Ltd.

The AMA would like to acknowledge the contributions of the following donors:  Reuben Pelerman Benevolent Foundation; the late Beryl Jamieson’s wishes for donations towards the Indigenous Medical Scholarship; the Anna Wearne Fund and Deakin University.

5. Senior Rural Medical Practitioner – Port Augusta

 

Established in the early 1970’s, Pika Wiya Health Service Aboriginal Corporation provides culturally appropriate, comprehensive primary health care services, social support and training to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

The organisation operates from its premises in Port Augusta and also has clinics at Davenport, Copley and Nepabunna communities. Pika Wiya Health Service Aboriginal Corporation also provides services to the communities of Quorn, Hawker, Marree, Lyndhurst and Beltana.

About the Opportunity

Pika Wiya Aboriginal Health Service Aboriginal Corporation (Pika Wiya) now has a full-time opportunity for a Senior Rural Medical Practitioner to join their team in Port Augusta, SA.

Reporting to the Medical Director, you will be responsible for the provision of high-level primary health care, ensuring continuity care for individuals, and for prevention programs for the population.

This will be done primarily through the Port Augusta clinic (bulk-billing clinic) – servicing a combination of booked and walk in clients – and also by visiting a remote clinic once a month.

To be successful in this position, you will hold an AHPRA recognised medical degree including general or specialist registration and a Medicare Australia Provider Number.

You will also have demonstrated experience working in a medical practice and have the ability to provide high-quality clinical skills in a rural general practice. Additionally, you must have a good knowledge of the Australian health system and the Medicare billing system.

It is crucial to this role that you have a good understanding of Aboriginal community and health and be willing to involve yourself in the community.

About the Benefits

In return for your hard work and dedication, you will be rewarded with an attractive base salary of $225,000 plus super.

You will also be eligible generous salary packaging, up to$16,000 through Maxxia, to increase your take home pay!

Pika Wiya is also willing to negotiate relocation assistance and accommodation subsidies for the right candidate.

Make a real difference to the health and well-being of a vibrant community – Apply Now!

 in business in the Eurobodalla and Far South Coast NSW Business Awards.

The role will involve working with a multi disciplinary team of health workers and other staff to provide culturally attuned, integrated health and community services on the Far South Coast of New South Wales.
Applicants will ideally be fully accredited as General Practitioners with experience working in an Aboriginal Medical service. However other General Practitioners  who do not meet this criteria will be considered.
Remuneration and terms of employment will be negotiated with the successful candidate(s).

 

7. Miwatj Health NT Tackling Indigenous Smoking Community Worker

Job No: MHAC19
Location: Ramingining
Employment Status: Part Time
No. of Vacancies: 2
Closing Date: 30 Dec 2020

Miwatj Health Aboriginal Corporation is the regional Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Service in East Arnhem Land, providing comprehensive primary health care services for over 6,000 Indigenous residents of North East Arnhem and public health services for close to 10,000 people across the region.

Tackling Indigenous Smoking Community Worker .5

Are you reliable, self-motivated and hardworking? Do you want to make a difference to Indigenous health? You will work with individuals, clients, families and communities to help quit tobacco use. You will deliver and promote healthier life choices and encourage smoke free behaviour. You will report to the Coordinator TIS on progress and issues. You will need to maintain confidential client information, have the ability to speak and understand Yolngu Matha and have a good understanding of Yolngu kinship and traditional systems.

You must have a current NT Class C Drivers License and a current Ochre Card (or the ability to obtain one).

Click here for Job Description

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply.

7-19 Congress ACCHO Alice Springs 12 positions

Thank you for your interest in working with Congress!

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TRANSPORT OFFICER

Hourly Rate: $22.78 + 25% casual loading

Location: Alice Springs | Job ID: 3696530| Closing Date: 01 Dec 2017

GENERAL PRACTITIONER – ALICE SPRINGS

Central Australian Aboriginal Congress (Congress) has over 40 years’ experience providing comprehe …

Location: Alice Springs | Job ID: 3677297| Closing Date: 30 Dec 2017

EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST – EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATORS

Multiple Positions Available

Location: Alice Springs | Job ID: 3683459

EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST- CLIENT SERVICE ROLES

Client Service Officer     …

Location: Alice Springs | Job ID: 3672944| Closing Date: 31 Dec 2017

EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST- CLINICAL ROLES

Location: Alice Springs | Job ID: 3672893 | Closing Date: 31 Dec 2017

 

20-29 JOBS AT IUIH Brisbane

 

IUIH and its members are constantly looking for healthcare workers, GP’s, allied health professionals, medical and health related students to fill short or long term vacancies within their growing operations.Current job opportunities are listed below:

 

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30-33 RHDAustralia

RHD Project Assistant

$86,549 – $95,175 salary package (comprising gross salary $66,118 – $73,622, superannuation & salary packaging benefits)

full time contract until 30 June 2021 based in Darwin 

Australia’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples living in remote areas have some of the highest rates of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease in the world and account for almost all newly identified cases. RHDAustralia (RHDA) aims to close the gap on death and disability related to acute rheumatic fever (ARF) and rheumatic heart disease (RHD) in Australia.The Project Assistant will provide administrative and systems support to achieve the objectives of RHDA.  This includes support for education, training and communications activities.The successful applicant will have:

  • Previous experience in a similar role.
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills.
  • Demonstrated capacity to work independently with limited supervisor and an ability to prioritise workload and requirements of teams.
  • Sound financial management skills, including familiarity with credit card acquittals, reimbursements, invoicing and budgets.
  • High level computer literacy including an ability to work competently in common office software applications and the ability to quickly acquire skills in new software packages.
  • Ability to communicate effectively to a range of audiences.

Contact: Catherine Halkon on 08 8946 8603 or catherine.halkon@menzies.edu.au

Closing date:  19 November 2017

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply

 Senior Nurse Advisor / Clinical Nurse Consultant

$116,499 – $140,632 salary package (comprising gross salary $91,911 – $111,605, superannuation & salary packaging benefits)

Full time contract until 30 June 2021 based in Darwin 

Australia’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples living in remote areas have some of the highest rates of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease in the world and account for almost all newly identified cases. RHDAustralia (RHDA) aims to close the gap on death and disability related to acute rheumatic fever (ARF) and rheumatic heart disease (RHD) in Australia.Under direction from the Program Manager this position will implement the RHDA Education and Training Plan, provide clinical education and contribute to a range of activities in support of the key work areas.  The successful applicant will be required to work in partnership with the RHDA Cultural Advisor to facilitate a better understanding of and respect for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures, particularly in relation to ARF/RHD issues and associated work of RHDA specifically in relation to policy and program development.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Nursing) with current registration as a practitioner with the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA) with extensive post grad experience.
  • Tertiary qualification in public health or other relevant discipline (or progress towards this) and/or extensive work experience in a relevant field.
  • Clinical skills in the care and management of acute rheumatic fever/rheumatic heart disease patients.
  • Demonstrated high level program management skills in health projects, with a proven record of managing a diverse operational group that achieves project outcomes.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated responsibility for educational program development and implementation.
  • Experience in workforce training and education and/or adult education.
  • Knowledge of the social determinants of health for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, particularly relating to the development of chronic disease.
  • Demonstrated IT literacy and the ability to work with technology based education tools.

Contact: Claire Boardman on 08 8946 8651 or claire.boardman@menzies.edu.au.

Closing date:  19 November 2017

 Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply

 

 

RHDAustralia Program Manager

$133,487 – $140,632 salary package (comprising gross salary $105,977 – $111,605, superannuation & salary packaging benefits)

Full time contract until 30 June 2021

 

Australia’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples living in remote areas have some of the highest rates of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease in the world and account for almost all newly identified cases. RHDAustralia (RHDA) aims to close the gap on death and disability related to acute rheumatic fever (ARF) and rheumatic heart disease (RHD) in Australia.

 

The Program Manager will provide leadership and management to ensure effective and efficient operation of RHDAustralia. The Program Manager will initiate, plan, manage and deliver key projects in three priority areas, the:

·        Review, development and implementation of the 3rd edition of the Australian Guideline for the prevention, diagnosis and management of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease which will be the keystone of RHDAustralia’s work in this funding period.

·        Development and implementation of national education, training and self-management multimodal resources to assist with the detection, treatment, management and awareness of ARF/RHD with a particular focus on providing support to patients affected by ARF/RHD and their families and communities. RHDAustralia uses a variety of delivery methods, including an increased emphasis on new technologies.

·        Enhancing support for health systems to achieve evidence based practice for focused prevention activities in high-risk communities.

 

The successful candidate will have:

  • Tertiary qualifications in a relevant field combined with extensive relevant management experience and proven management expertise.
  • High level program management experience.
  • Demonstrated success in leadership and management of multidisciplinary teams.
  • Ability to build strong productive relationships within an organization and externally with a diverse range of individuals and organisations, including the ability to work cross-culturally, in particular with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and organisations.
  • Demonstrated responsibility for financial management and knowledge of budgetary processes.
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills.
  • An understanding of the broad health environment, in particular sectors of health care servicing Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander populations.
  • Willingness and ability to travel as well as the flexibility and ability to work outside normal hours when required.
  • Awareness of and willingness to adopt new technologies as well as demonstrated high level computing skills.

Contact: Claire Boardman on 08 8946 8651 or claire.boardman@menzies.edu.au.

Closing date:  19 November 2017

 

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply For information on how to apply for these positions and to obtain the Position Description and Selection Criteria please visit www.menzies.edu.au/careers or phone 08 8946 8626. 

 

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