Men’s Worker – SEWB (male) Full Time Contract

Other Health Care 4 Jul. 2019

Men’s Work­er – SEWB (male)

Full Time Con­tract (Cairns based ser­vic­ing Wujal Wujal) 

The Men’s Work­er (Social Emo­tion­al Well­be­ing) will work close­ly with the Apunip­i­ma teams and the broad­er com­mu­ni­ties of Cape York to pro­vide and coor­di­nate a range of qual­i­ty, cul­tur­al­ly appro­pri­ate pri­ma­ry health care ser­vices to Abo­rig­i­nal and Tor­res Strait Islander men over the age of 16 who are affect­ed by alco­hol and vio­lence. The pro­gram aims to improve the safe­ty and well­be­ing of their fam­i­lies and the broad­er com­mu­ni­ties to increase their sense of heal­ing and per­son­al wellbeing. 

The suc­cess­ful can­di­date will hold a Cer­tifi­cate IV in Abo­rig­i­nal and Tor­res Strait Islander Health Care or equiv­a­lent in the area of sub­stance mis­use includ­ing men­tal health/​Social and Emo­tion­al Wellbeing. 

Pre­vi­ous expe­ri­ence in the area of Social and Emo­tion­al Well­be­ing and work­ing with indi­vid­u­als with a dual diag­no­sis (sub­stance abuse and men­tal health) is high­ly desirable. 

An attrac­tive salary pack­age is avail­able for this posi­tion depen­dent on qual­i­fi­ca­tions and expe­ri­ence, includ­ing options for gen­er­ous salary sac­ri­fice, a great team envi­ron­ment, sup­port­ive net­works and diverse duties, which make for an excit­ing opportunity. 

How do I apply? 

To apply for this posi­tion please click on the Apply Now” but­ton at www​.apunip​i​ma​.org​.au/​w​o​r​k​-​f​or-us

For enquiries regard­ing the recruit­ment process con­tact the HR team by email: hr@​apunipima.​org.​au or phone: 07 4037 7269

To dis­cuss this role please con­tact Antho­ny Sul­li­van – Act­ing SEWB Pro­gram Com­mu­ni­ty Imple­men­ta­tion Man­ag­er by e‑mail: anthony.​sullivan@​apunipima.​org.​au or by Phone: 07 4037 7134

Appli­ca­tions for this posi­tion close on Sun­day, 14 July 2019 

Apunip­i­ma Cape York Health Coun­cil is an equal oppor­tu­ni­ty employer 


Under s25 of the Anti-Dis­crim­i­na­tion Act 1991, there is a gen­uine occu­pa­tion­al require­ment for the incum­bent to be Indige­nous to the Abo­rig­i­nal or Tor­res Strait Islander Community