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Health Promotion Senior Officer - Cairns

Johnathan Thurston Academy

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Our client: Apunipima Cape York Health Council

Location: Cairns

Status: Full Time Contract (commencing immediately up to 29/10/2021)

Salary: $109,656 to $119,403 p.a. + super

About Us

Apunipima Cape York Health Council is a community controlled Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health service. We provide culturally appropriate, family centred, comprehensive primary health care services to the communities and people of Cape York. Our vision is to become a community owned organisation that has achieved optimal wellness for Cape York communities. About the Opportunity

As Health Promotion Senior Officer you will be responsible for planning, developing, implementing, monitoring, reporting and evaluating Apunipima's health promotion activities and programs. You will work from the head office in Cairns, providing professional advice, support and leadership to your team (up to five direct reports). You will work closely and in collaboration with management to ensure that the organisations service delivery is integrated, systematic and comprehensive. About You

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Tertiary qualification in Health Promotion, Health Management or equivalent experience
  • Demonstrated experience in health promotion program strategy planning, implementation and development
  • Experience developing, supporting and leading a multidisciplinary team
  • Understanding of the historical and contemporary issues that impact on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and their communities, particularly in Cape York
  • Ability to communicate sensitively and effectively with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in accordance with community protocols and customs
  • Current Blue Card positive notice or exemption, or willing and able to obtain prior to commencement

The filling of this position is intended to constitute a special/equal opportunity measure under s 8(1) of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth) and s 105 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1991 (Qld). The position is therefore only open to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander applicants. Why Apunipima?

Apunipima is a great place to work, with opportunities to grow and develop and an environment of respect. As Health Promotion Senior Officer, you will enjoy an attractive remuneration package, collaborative workplace, 5 weeks annual leave, annual leave loading, generous salary packaging options, flexible work practices, staff parking, financial assistance for relocation (as applicable) and more.

How to Apply

Don't miss the opportunity to join Apunipima. If you're interested in this role, click "Apply" to submit your application including your current resume, cover letter and answers to the screening questions. Applications close on Sunday, 17 January 2021.

If you would like to have a confidential discussion about this role, or if you have any questions, please contact Melinda Hammond, Population Health and Program Strategy Manager via melinda.hammond@apunipima.org.au or 07 4037 7127.

Apunipima Cape York Health Council is an equal opportunity employer www.apunipima.org.au

Position Description #6705 Health Promotion Senior Officer

Location: Cairns Servicing Cape York

Job Category: Based in Cairns servicing Cape York communities

Work Type: Full Time Contract

Application Close Date: 17/01/2021 23:59:00

Salary: wrom $109,656.00 To $119,403.00 (Annual Package)

Contact Name: Melinda Hammond

Contact Phone: 07 4037 7127

Contact Email: Melinda.hammond@apunipima.org.au

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