Durri Aboriginal Corporation Medical Service
Durri ACMS offers the following attractive salary package for the position:
- $58,114.16 pa to $69,258.80 pa
- Benefits include 9.5% superannuation, salary sacrifice, training and development and Employee Assistance Program
This position is responsible for assisting Aboriginal families with a range of health and health related matters, by providing support to children 0-3 and their families to ensure the achievement of the agreed program performance indicators and improve the health outcomes of clients. An additional client group is parents in the antenatal period.
The key objectives of the role include:
- The project will provide family work to 8 families at any point in time
- Ensure the delivery of support to children 0-8, their families, parents and carersiii. Ensure that educational and promotional components of the program are effective
- Plan and implement care components for families; andv. Improve positive parenting practices in the local Aboriginal community
- Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descentAboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent
- Certificate III in Community services or willingness to obtain within twelve months
- Demonstrated knowledge, skills and experience in family support
- Strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to demonstrate empathy when required
- Ability to build relationships with all levels of the organisation and the community
- Demonstrated ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team
- Current National Police Check and Working with Children clearance
- Current valid Driver’s license, minimum of Class “C” or equivalent.
Durri Aboriginal Corporation Medical Service (Durri ACMS) is the preferred provider of crucial primary health care and associated services which address the wellbeing of the Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and wider communities of the Macleay Valley and Nambucca Valley regions.
Durri aims to be an employer of choice in Aboriginal health, supporting a skilled and flexible workforce.
Durri is a great place to work - a family friendly and culturally sensitive work environment that values people.
If you have a passion for indigenous health and are committed to closing the gap, then if you are successful in your application, we will welcome you to join our committed team of health professionals.