- Port Pirie Community Health
- Indicative Total Remuneration: $60,984 - $65,298 – ASO3 – Temp F/T (up to 29 Jun 2018)
This is an outstanding opportunity to participate in community social and emotional wellbeing as part of a progressive and innovative team delivering culturally sensitive services. Working with the community using a consumer directed care approach to achieve outcomes, you will assist with the development of appropriate community programs and activities as defined by the recommendations of the Bringing Them Home Report. Acting as a 'cultural broker' between clients and services, you will provide support and advocacy and ensure services provided are sensitive and considerate of Aboriginal culture. You will deliver services and programs to Aboriginal people and their families with emotional and wellbeing problems. Furthermore, you will provide services in individual as well as group settings, and support and assist the development of a multidisciplinary team.
It is essential that you have undertaken studies in Certificate III in Aboriginal/& or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care. You will have extensive experience in the provision of services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people including communities and groups. With the proven ability to recognise issues related to mental health, grief, loss and trauma associated with forced removal and the development of appropriate solutions to address same, you will bring a proven track record in community development and project work. In addition, you will have notable experience in applying the principles of Primary Health Care. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply. Job Ref: 630797
Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check.
630797 Job Pack.pdf
Applications close: 25 Aug 2017 11:55 PM Cen. Australia Standard Time