An opportunity exists for a full-time passionate Midwife who will contribute to the development of our Maternal Health services at our Pioneer Clinic, located in Mount Isa.
This position will be Monday - Friday, 38 hours per week, no nights, weekends or on-call.
- Competitive salary (dependent upon years of experience/quals)
- 5 weeks annual leave
- 2 x return flights per annum (up to $900 per flight)
- Professional development incl flights of $5200 p/year
- Yearly retention bonuses
- Free health care
- Salary sacrifice up to $15,600 p/year
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 within the designated service area.
The North West offers a relaxed and casual lifestyle, with a wealth of camping and exploring, scenic national parks, gorges, as well as pristine river, lake and open water fishing and recreation.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.
Applications close COB Friday 12th April 2019