Careers at Maari Ma
Child and Family Health Nurse

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

Broken Hill, Far West NSW

 Child and Family Health Nurse

Full time contract

 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 up to $106,600 gross per annum (Depending on qualifications and experience)

 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

·         Rostered Days Off  (up to 12 per year)

·         Excellent career development opportunities

·         Relocation assistance

·         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

APPLY ONLINE - please go to the “Working with uspage of our website.

TO DISCUSS the role please contact Helen Freeman on (08) 8082 9735 or email    

 Applications close when position is filled

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