Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander Advanced Health Worker


Take a chance, progress your career and discover all that the Wide Bay has to offer.

Your opportunity: Develop, implement and deliver primary health care in relation to Alcohol and Other Drug Services including prevention, education, intervention and promotion activities and strategies to individuals, families and community groups. Develop and strengthen celebrative partnerships and referral pathways with Indigenous Community Control Health Services and Non-government organisations.

Under 25s of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1991 (Qld), it is a genuine occupational requirement for the incumbent to be Indigenous to the Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Community.

Prior to being made an offer of employment, you will be required to demonstrate immunity to the following Vaccine Preventable Diseases (VPD): Hepatitis B, Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella (chicken pox), and Pertussis (whooping cough).

From 9th December 2019 all new employees will be required to be assessed for their risk of Tuberculosis (TB).  For further information regarding TB please visit Queensland Health website: Tuberculosis

Find out more in the attached Role Description.

Our offer:

You will receive a competitive remuneration package value up to $76,298 p.a., comprising salary between $60,981 - $66,872 p.a., employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (17.5%) (OO4) (Permanent Full Time, 76 hours p.f.) (Applications will remain current for 12 months). Job Ad Reference: H2002WB335977

Other benefits include: 

  • Fantastic salary sacrificing benefits
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Lower cost of living

Discover Fraser Coast

The Fraser Coast, known for its diverse, natural landscapes, laid-back lifestyle and mild climate, is located just a quick 45-minute flight north of Brisbane. This destination with a difference is the stepping off point to the World Heritage-listed Fraser Island, the location of incredible whale watching encounters and has arguably the safest family-friendly beaches in Queensland. Stroll along the Hervey Bay esplanade for alfresco cafes, shops, picnic areas, playgrounds and vibrant marina, or soak up the history and culture in the provincial city of Maryborough.

How to apply:

The Role Description and Information Package provide specific information on how to apply for the advertised position. If you have difficulty viewing this role description in .pdf format, please contact Wide Bay Recruitment at ***************@health.qld.gov.au

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