An opportunity exists for a full time passionate Midwife/Child Health Nurse who will contribute to the development of our clinic and outreach Maternal and Child Health services. This position will be based at our Normanton Clinic.
Gidgee Healing is a dynamic Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Service that provides a comprehensive and growing range of primary health care services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people residing in the Mt Isa, North West and Lower Gulf of Carpentaria regions. We provide General Practice, maternal and child health, social and preventative health, health promotion and education, allied health and specialist services. Gidgee Healing is also the lead agency for headspace Mount Isa and the Normanton Recovery and Community Wellbeing Service. Our organisation strives to enhance the accessibility and uptake of health services in our communities.
The position is responsible for working in conjunction with a small team in the delivery of culturally appropriate women’s health, antenatal and postnatal care and education services to both Indigenous and non-Indigenous women and babies/ children within the designated service area.
The role will entail service delivery from clinic-based and community-based settings, and may include the requirement for some outreach service delivery as required.
Normanton offers a relaxed and casual lifestyle, with a wealth of camping and exploring, scenic national parks as well as pristine river, lake and open water fishing and recreation.
Applications close COB Thursday 25th April 2019
To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Priscilla Kondolo on (07) 4743 6508, quoting Ref No. 852833.