Dandenong & Districts Aborigines Co-operative is advertising for the following position:
About the organisation:
Dandenong & District Aborigines Co-operative Ltd (DDACL) is an Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (ACCHO) which is governed by a community elected Board of Directors. It is committed to the provision of a range of high-quality services which will foster and support positive and fulfilling lifestyles for individuals and families within our community. These services are delivered in a professional and efficient manner and in keeping with our culture, traditions and heritage.
DDACL is a family friendly, flexible, supportive workplace that supports staff and encourages training and development. This position provides a great opportunity to work with the Aboriginal community in southern metropolitan Melbourne.
The DDACL provide a range of services including Primary Health Care through Bunurong Aboriginal Health Service (BHS).
Summary of Position:
We are currently seeking a Koori Maternity Services Support Worker to join our team on a full time basis.
The successful applicant will work as part of a team under the supervision of the Coordinator Koori Maternal Services and GPs to facilitate holistic care to Koori Maternity Service clients and female patients attending the Bunurong Health Service. This will include antenatal and postnatal care, health promotion and health education activities.
The position is a non-clinical role working directly with expecting women, babies and families and community in the delivery of the KMS.
Key duties include (but not limited to) the following:
Key Selection Criteria:
Desired Skills and Experience:
Essential Qualifications and Requirements
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples are strongly encouraged to apply.
If working for an Aboriginal not for profit organisation where you can make a real difference to the community and working with a supportive experienced team who are purpose driven and focused on continuous improvement sounds appealing, apply now!
DDACL is committed to building a culture that values diversity and includes the unique contributions of all people. We encourage applications from individuals of all ages, backgrounds and identities, especially those from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander backgrounds.
Please apply by emailing your resume and covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
62 Stud Road
Dandenong VIC 3175
Tel: (03) 8902 9700
3 Carroll Avenue
Dandenong VIC 3175
Tel: (03) 9794 5933
87 Hallam South Rd
Hallam VIC 3976
Tel: (03) 8572 9100
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