Community Health Promotions Officer

Scout Talent
Melbourne
CBD & Inner Suburbs
Community Services & Development
Community Development
$85,000 to $90,000 + super & accomodation!
Full Time
Posted 26d ago
  • Are you passionate about improving health outcomes in remote communities? 
  • Attractive base salary circa $85,000 to $90,000 plus super, salary sacrifice, subsidised private housing and paid travel home!
  • Fantastic full-time opportunity to utilise your experience with a passionate community owned health service!

About the Opportunity

An exciting opportunity exists for a Community Health Promotions Officer to join the Pintupi Homeland Health Service team in Kintore, NT.

Reporting to the Health Services Manager, you will be responsible for the development and implementation of a Healthy Youth Program, a preventative health program targeting young adults (15-34).

To learn more about the role, please click 'Apply'.

About You

To be successful in this role you will hold a relevant qualification in health promotion, public health, education, community development or an allied health discipline.

Experience working in a remote area or with disadvantaged people is desirable, however not essential. 

Please Note: A current manual Driver's Licence, OCHRE Card and a criminal history check will be required prior to commencing in this role.

About the Benefits

By taking on this pivotal role, you will be joining an organisation that truly values its employees, and actively encourages ongoing career development.

You will be rewarded with a competitive salary package circa $85,000 - $90,000 negotiable on experience plus super and salary sacrifice options up to $15,900.

Subsidised housing in your own private 1 bedroom apartment is provided with all utilities included for $20 per week. 

With 6 weeks annual leave and 4 weeks isolation leave per year, travel is also provided.

PHHS also provides one week of paid professional development leave per year, plus a laptop and mobile. 

About the Organisation

Pintupi Homelands Health Service is an expanding and well equipped AGPAL accredited primary healthcare facility located in Kintore. Servicing a close knit community of 450, the health service provides clinical services with a dedicated staff of nurses, health promotion officers, Aboriginal Health Workers, a doctor and support staff.

Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.

If you're an experienced Health Promotion Officer looking to join a friendly and welcoming team - Apply Now!

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