Aboriginal community support worker

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South Coast Medical Service Aboriginal Corporation

South Coast Medical Service Aboriginal Corporation is a non-government not-for-profit highly-regarded Aboriginal community-controlled health organisation providing health and health-related services relevant to the wellbeing and to the benefit of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities throughout the Shoalhaven.

Closing date: 

11pm, 12 September 2019

Timezone: 

Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST)

Location: 

Nowra
New South Wales

Job category: 

  • Project officer roles

Type of vacancy: 

Full time
Non-ongoing/contract

Salary and conditions: 

Salary will be in accordance with South Coast Medical Service Aboriginal Corporation Enterprise Agreement

Job description/overview: 

The Aboriginal community support worker will be required to promote the service and work in partnership with relevant stakeholders in providing health care programs and services that improve community safety and wellbeing.

Through the Afterhours Support Program, run in partnership with Waminda – South Coast Women’s Health & Welfare Aboriginal Corporation, the Aboriginal community support worker will provide prevention and intervention to community members who are at risk of suicide, harm to self or others. The position holder will also participate in an on-call roster, provide follow up support for clients referred and linking clients to SCMSAC Health and Wellbeing supports such as case management, counselling, groups/programs as well as access to external services and specialist services.

Download a copy of the position description and selection criteria.

Contact person and how to apply: 

For more information about the position contact Tamara Hopcraft on 02 4448 0200 or email hr@southcoastams.org.au 


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