Aboriginal Community Support Worker – TWO POSITIONS AVAILABLE

LOCATION

Luxford Road, Mount Druitt

TYPE OF EMPLOYMENT

Full time

HOURS PER WEEK

38hrs

IS IT AN ABORIGINAL OR TORRES STRAIGHT ISLANDER IDENTIFIED POSITION

Yes

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Essential Criteria

  • Aboriginality
  • Excellent communication skills with children, families and service partners
  • Excellence in team work
  • Experience in case management of clients
  • Demonstrated time management and the ability to prioritise tasks
  • Knowledge and understanding of the issues that impact on Aboriginal people and Aboriginal communities
  • Current Driver’s License

Desirable Criteria

  • Experience in clinical or community base health care
  • Certificate 3 or 4 relevant to child health and development

ABOUT THE POSITION

  • Maintain positive partnerships with key stakeholders
  • Engage Aboriginal Families and Children in their healthcare journey
  • Perform health and developmental screening and referrals
  • Written communication in files, letters and report writing
  • Contribute to data collection for the Connected Beginnings Project
  • Facilitate culturally appropriate healthcare for Aboriginal children living within
  • Doonside and Mount Druitt regions
  • Participate in service planning with services and agencies as directed by supervisor
  • Participate in case conferences and family planning meetings
  • Actively participate in staff appraisal and staff supervision processors
  • Participate in quality and accreditation activities as per the direction of the supervisor
  • Contact: Clair Padilla
  • Email: clairp@gwahs.net.au
  • Phone: 02 8869 4100
  • Application closing date: Friday, 25 June 2021


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