This is the role for you!
Rural workforce Agency are partnering with Mala’la Health Service Aboriginal Corporation (Mala’la), to find a Registered Nurse with experience in child health, for their Healthy under 5 Program located in their clinic in Maningrida Northern Territory.
Mala’la’s vison is to improve the health and wellbeing of the people in the Maningrida community and the surrounding outstations. Mala’la values are non-judgmental, passionate, integrity, compassion, respect, trust, empathy and care. The services provided by Mala'la health service include primary health care, aged care, renal dialysis, community wellness, and youth services.
Being the successful Child Health Nurse, you will be able to promote and improve the health of children from 0-5 years of age along with their families, in a sensitive and culturally appropriate manner and also work collaboratively with other team members in Maningrida and the surrounding outstations.
Maningrida is a remote indigenous community in Arnhem Land Northern Territory, that boasts a beautiful seaside location steeped in history and culture. Approximately 520km east of Darwin and 300km north east of Jabiru, the traditional landowners are the Kunbidji people. The name Maningrida comes from the Kunbidji name Manayingkarirra, which comes from Mane Djang Karirra (the place where the dreaming changed shape). Being originally established as a trading post and later a mission, Maningrida is now home to over 2,800 and is a major service centre to more than 30 outstations and homelands. With daily flights to and from Darwin, Manigrida is well appointed with a school, health clinic, food outlets, supermarkets, service station, arts centre, amazing cultural tours and exciting fishing expeditions. Access is by air all year or road access in the dry season. Barge services are available for freight from Darwin.
To be considered for this opportunity, you must meet the below essential criteria:
For more detailed information, please see the attached Position Description.
What's In It For You?
Applications close 4/11/19
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Please contact Barbara on 08 8982 1010.
Image: Maningrida – Shaana McNaught
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