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Aboriginal PHC Graduate Nursing Program | Congress | Alice Springs

  • Graduate Nursing program in Primary Health Care!
  • Base Salary: $66,320 – $81,763 (p.a.)
  • Total Effective Package: $83,650 – $100,872 (p.a.)

Are you a nursing student looking for a graduate opportunity to help you excel in your primary health care career in 2022?

We have partnered with Central Australian Aboriginal Congress, Anyinginyi Health Aboriginal Corporation, Flinders and the Northern Territory Government Central Australian Health Service (NTG CAHS) to deliver a unique opportunity where, as a graduate, you can gain experience in Primary Health Care in remote and town based centres, as well as with Alice Springs Hospital.

Congress supports interprofessional education and will encourage and support post-graduate studies with Flinders University in the Graduate Certificate in Remote Health Practice.

Information on the Graduate Certificate is at:

https://students.flinders.edu.au/my-course/course-rules/postgrad/gcrhp

What’s in it for you?

  • Total Effective Package: $83,650 – $100,872 (p.a.)
  • Six (6) weeks’ annual leave
  • Being part of an innovative, progressive and responsive two-year program that will support you to enter the PHC sector with confidence
  • A unique opportunity where, as a graduate, you can gain experience in PHC in remote and town-based centres, as well as with Alice Springs Hospital
  • An amazing, career-defining opportunity in remote Australia
  • Opportunity to work within an experienced and multidisciplinary team
  • Education support grants and relocation support may be available for eligible candidates
  • Access to the Congress health services for you and your family at no cost

Essential Criteria:

  • Registration with AHPRA as a Registered/Enrolled Nurse or Aboriginal Health Practitioner, with a current AGV certificate or willingness to acquire same within 6 months of commencement
  • Demonstrated well developed written, verbal and interpersonal skills including with the ability to communicate sensitively in a cross-cultural environment with Aboriginal clients and staff. Understanding and commitment to Aboriginal health, and the philosophy and practice of Aboriginal Community Control and knowledge of current issues affecting the lives of Aboriginal people
  • Ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team maintaining professionalism, confidentiality and discretion
  • Experience in utilising standard treatment manuals in a primary health care setting

Apply for the Aboriginal Primary Health Care New Graduate Nursing Program at Congress. This innovative, progressive and responsive two-year program will support you to enter the Primary Health Care sector with confidence! There are limited positions available so if interested please get your application in quickly to be considered.

APPLY TODAY by clicking the “APPLY NOW” link.

Want to find out more about this opportunity? Please contact Lauren Lester for more information on 08 8982 1011.

Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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Unlike other Primary Health Networks, we have a rural workforce agency. The Rural Workforce Agency NT attracts, recruits, and supports health professionals working across regional and remote communities in the NT. Support programs include orientation for new recruits, professional development, GP locum relief, grants and scholarships, workforce planning and advice, and practice management support.

Unlike other Primary Health Networks, we have a rural workforce agency. The Rural Workforce Agency NT attracts, recruits, and supports health professionals working across regional and remote communities in the NT. Support programs include orientation for new recruits, professional development, GP locum relief, grants and scholarships, workforce planning and advice, and practice management support.

Key Responsibilities, but not limited to:

To be considered for this oppertunity, you must meet the below essential criteria:

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Salary:

Base Salary: $66,320 - $81,763 (p.a.)
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Job Type:

Nursing

If you’re interested in this opportunity, register your interest with our recruitment team