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Registered Nurse - Health Centre Manager - Ramingining

Miwatj Health Aboriginal Corporation

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The Health Services Manager provides leadership, management, and coordination of comprehensive primary and population health care, ensuring cultural integrity and high standards of clinical care and client flow. The position sits within the Health Services Section and leads a multidisciplinary team of Registered Nurses, Doctors, Aboriginal Health Practitioners and Allied Health Professionals. This full-time permanent position is based in Ramingining, Northern Territory.

There are a range of benefits in the role, including:

  • A competitive base salary of $131,739 - $137,268 per annum + 11% Superannuation
  • Fully subsidised housing and electricity
  • 6 weeks annual leave
  • Study Assistance
  • Miwatj Annual Leave Travel Assistance (MALTA) of $2,179.89 gross per annum
  • Retention bonus starting at $10,000 per year (subject to meeting the eligibility criteria)
  • Relocation assistance up to $10,712.00
  • Ability to salary package up to $15,900 per annum plus a further $2,650 per annum on Meals and Entertainment
  • Three return airfares from Ramingining to either Darwin or an alternative destination that incurs a cost equivalent to or less than a return airfare to Darwin.
  • Plus more!

About Miwatj

Miwatj Health is an independent Aboriginal Community-Controlled Health Service. Established in 1992, we’re committed to securing quality health care services across the East Arnhem and enabling YolÅ‹u powered community health and wellbeing. Miwatj provides culturally appropriate, comprehensive primary health care to over 6,000 remote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander residents across 3 East Arnhem wards. With a Head Office in Nhulunbuy, Miwatj also manages a Corporate Office in Darwin, 7 fixed clinics across the East Arnhem region, and dedicated outreach teams who travel to 3 additional locations.

Essential Requirements

The Health Centre Manager will be responsible for Primary Health Care operations including clinical and personnel management to the PHC team. This role also provides support to Miwatj program integration and visiting health providers, ensure that the clinic operates in a safe and efficient way and ensuring relevant legislation, guidelines, safety, and quality standards are adhered to by all staff.

Candidates must have registration with AHPRA as a Registered Nurse, minimum of 5 years’ experience as a registered nurse with a minimum of 2 years’ experience working in a remote or regional community and will also have an understanding of and commitment to Aboriginal Community Control, self-determination, and the issues faced by YolÅ‹u people living in remote settings.

Vaccination & Immunity Screening

Miwatj Health is committed to providing a safe and healthy working environment for all workers and users of its healthcare centres. In accordance with the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Guidelines, National Safety and Quality Health Care Service Standards, and other local policies, guidelines and procedures, we mandate that all staff abide by our Staff Vaccination and Immunity Screening Policy (to be supplied to all successful candidates).

Please address your application in accordance with the attached Job Description and Essential Selection Criteria. For more information, please contact the Director of Nursing and Midwifery at [email protected] using the subject line: Registered Nurse - Health Centre Manager - Ramingining enquiry via EthicalJobs.

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