This weeks #Jobalerts
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Job of the week
Tackling Indigenous Smoking Project Officer
About the Organisation
With an administrative hub based in Newman, in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, The Puntukurnu Aboriginal Medical Service (PAMS) provides holistic primary health care to the individuals and families within the remote communities of Jigalong, Parnngurr, Punmu and Kunawarritji.
PAMS has over 700 registered clients, with most being Martu. Services offered include health education and promotion programs and initiatives, as well as the monitoring and management of ongoing health issues such as diabetes, hypertension, ante-natal & post-natal care and child health.
About the Programme
The Tackling Indigenous Health (TIS) Programme contributes to closing the gap in Indigenous Health outcomes by reducing tobacco smoking, the most significant risk factor for chronic disease among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
The aim is to implement, monitor and evaluate strategies to reduce the level of smoking, provide culturally appropriate health information related to the risks associated with smoking including passive smoking in local Aboriginal communities.
About the Opportunity
As the Tackling Indigenous Smoking (TIS) Project Officer, you will manage the coordination, planning, development , implementation and evaluation of the TIS Programme in collaboration with Wirraka Maya Health Service Aboriginal
Before applying, please visit http://www.ahcwa.org.au/employment to view the full position description and selection criteria.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.
Applications close 5pm, Wednesday 23 May 2018
For more information please contact Sarah Calder on 08 6145 1049
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There are 4 JOBS AT Apunipima Cairns and Cape York
FOR ALL POSITIONS
APPLICATION CLOSING DATE: FRIDAY 8th JUNE 2018 5.00PM
There are 3 JOBS AT IUIH Brisbane
+ Podiatrist (Ongoing Full Time Position based at Windsor) + Care Coordinator Registered Nurse (Ongoing Part Time based at Brisbane North) + Traineeship Coordinator (Ongoing Full Time position based at Windsor)
There are 11 JOBS at ATSICHS Brisbane
As part of our commitment to providing the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community of Brisbane with a comprehensive range of primary health care, youth, child safety, mental health, dental and aged care services, we employ approximately 150 people across our locations at Woolloongabba, Woodridge, Northgate, Acacia Ridge, Browns Plains, Eagleby and East Brisbane.
The roles at ATSICHS are diverse and include, but are not limited to the following:
- Aboriginal Health Workers
- Registered Nurses
- Transport Drivers
- Medical Receptionists
- Administrative and Management roles
- Medical professionals
- Dentists and Dental Assistants
- Allied Health Staff
- Support Workers
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Maternal and Child Health Team Manager
About the Opportunity
Nunkuwarrin Yunti have a rewarding opportunity for a Registered Nurse (RN3) to join their vibrant team as a Maternal and Child Health Team Manager, based in Adelaide, on a full-time basis.
Leading the Strong Mums Solid Kids program the Maternal and Child Health Team Manager will focus on the line management, leadership and coordination activities of team of 6+ staff. With limited professional and management supervision, the Maternal and Child Health Team Manager will achieve continuity and quality of client care and be primarily accountable for the outcomes of practices in the practice setting.
What You Need to Succeed
Our ideal candidate will be registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Registration Authority (AHPRA) Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia; and bring the following:
- Knowledge and an understanding of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander societies and culture and the issues which may impact on maternal child and family wellbeing
- Proven experience leading a multi-disciplinary team within a professional practice framework, and of a broad range of health professionals
- Demonstrated experience coordinating and managing service level operations within a comprehensive primary health care context and effectively oversee clinical governance in the area of midwifery and/or child and family health
- Ability to communicate sensitively and effectively with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and ensure culturally appropriate service delivery
- Excellent time management skills and the ability to work under pressure in a complex, busy workplace
- Previous experience working in an Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Service or community primary health care that demonstrate best practice outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander clients will be highly regarded but is not essential.
To view the full position description, please click here.
About the Organisation
Nunkuwarrin Yunti is the foremost Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation in Adelaide, South Australia, providing a range of health care and community support services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
Nunkuwarrin Yunti aims to promote and deliver improvement in the health and well-being of all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in the greater metropolitan area of Adelaide and advance their social, cultural and economic status.