Careers at Maari Ma
Child and Family Health Nurse

Location:
Healthy Start  
Employment Type:
FC - Full-Time Contract  
Department:
Child and Family Health

Broken Hill, Far West NSW

Child and Family Health Nurse

Full time until June 2022, and then subject to ongoing funding

 

About Maari Ma Health

Maari Ma Health is an Aboriginal community controlled health service that has been providing a quality service to the Aboriginal people of far western New South Wales for more than 20 years and employs over 120 people within the region.

 

About the role

This position will be involved in the provision of quality child and family health services to families caring for children 0-5 years of age. The CFHN will use a strength-based and wellness focus, building on parental confidence and skills through the provision of information, education, resources, guidance and role modeling safe responsive care.

The CFHN will travel regularly to Wilcannia and assist GPs and the visiting Paediatrician to provide child focused services, focusing on ATSI health checks and developmental checks. Overnight stays are required.

Salary CNS 2 - $102,490 gross per annum plus superannuation

A great range of benefits including:

  • Generous salary packaging, (which can increase your take home pay by several thousand dollars)
  • 5 weeks annual leave plus additional paid leave over Christmas period
  • Accrued Days Off  (up to 12 per year)
  • Excellent career and personal development opportunities
  • Relocation assistance including return flights each 12 months of service and accommodation incentives
  • Access to use our accredited health care service and specialists for you and your family.

Please view our website and see the Strategic Plan 2015 – 2019, Chronic Disease Strategy and Annual Report at www.maarima.com.au

APPLY ONLINE - please go to the “Working with uspage of our website. www.maarima.com.au/employment

TO DISCUSS the role please contact Linda Lynott on (08) 8082 9777 or Linda.Lynott@maarima.com.au   

A NSW Working With Children Check and National Police History Check are essential for this position