- Job posted on: 8th Sep 2020
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Mala'la Health Service Aboriginal Corporation (MHSAC) is an incorporated community controlled Aboriginal organisation that provides primary health care services and programs to the Maningrida region. MHSAC provides funding to the Maningrida health clinic and the Mala’la Flexible Aged Care Centre, alongside providing the “GREAT” Youth Services program and the Community Wellness program to the community.
MHSAC’s vision is to improve the health and well-being of their people in the Maningrida community and surrounding outstations.
MHSAC now has an opportunity for a full-time Manager, Community Wellness to join their dedicated team in Maningrida, NT.
Reporting to the CEO, this autonomous role will see you supervising and managing all staff employed within the Community Wellness and Youth Services Programs, with the goal of enhancing the mental health and wellbeing of individuals and families within the community.
Some of your key responsibilities will include (but will not be limited to):
MHBAC would like to offer the successful candidate an attractive base salary circa $95,000 - $115,000 (determined by qualifications and experience) plus 9.5% super, alongside a wide range of benefits, including:
This role presents the opportunity to join an influential community controlled Aboriginal organisation that makes a significant impact on Maningrida and the surrounding homelands. You’ll gain invaluable experience working within remote Aboriginal health, whilst also making a real difference to the lives of local community members.
In addition, you’ll enjoy fantastic career progression and growth, with the opportunity to further your leadership and management skills in this pivotal role. MHSAC encourages ongoing professional development, and offers support for attendance at relevant conferences and workshops.
Maningrida is a coastal Aboriginal community in the heart of the Arnhem Land region, located about 520km east of Darwin. The town is a major services centre for the region with a school, health clinic, multiple food outlets and two supermarkets, service station, arts centre, swimming pool, crèche, and a tarmac airport, with commercial flights operating twice daily to Darwin.
Maningrida and the surrounding homelands are an ideal location for keen fishers, with waterways teeming with a wide array of fish such as salmon, barramundi, mangrove jack, golden snapper, Spanish mackerel, trevally and coral trout. With an incredibly diverse backdrop of rugged coastlines, remote islands, flowing rivers, lush rainforests, towering escarpments and savannah woodlands, living and working in Maningrida is a truly breathtaking experience.
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