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Community Health Worker


Employer: Australian Red Cross
Work Type/s: Casual
Classification/s: Health Promotion, Multiculturalism & Diversity
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Hobart

Job posted on: 04 January, 2017.
Applications close: 15 January, 2017. (Expired)

  • Casual position
  • Based in Mowbray or Hobart

The role

We are seeking people from newly arrived refugee or migrant communities who are in touch with the health needs of their own communities to provide health education and awareness programs on a casual basis. You will work with our community development workers at either our Mowbray office or our Hobart office to develop activities that will engage people from newly arrived communities.

About you

You are well connected to your own community. You are a dynamic communicator who has a real passion or interest in seeing an improvement in health outcomes for your community. While a background in health work is not necessarily required, a reasonable knowledge of health issues and Australian health support systems would be advantageous. Basic computer skills are also well regarded.

The benefits

This is a hands-on role where you can make a real difference in your community. Red Cross offers excellent salary packaging benefits that increase your take home pay.

To view the position description: Download File 503533 BCHW PD 2015.pdf

For any questions, please contact Xavier Lane-Mullins (Mon-Thu) on 03 6235 6001.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.

How to apply for this job

This job ad has now expired, and applications are no longer being accepted.