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Posted: 21 Feb 2022
Location: KATHERINE NT
Sunrise Health Service Aboriginal Corporation (Sunrise), are seeking a Mental Health Nurse to provide expert support to clients requiring mental health care and their families.
Sunrise Health Service Aboriginal Corporation (Sunrise), are seeking a Mental Health Nurse to provide expert support to clients requiring mental health care and their families. The position promotes social and emotional well-being, early detection of mental illness, activities for prevention of self-harm, suicide and upliftment of self-esteem.
Sunrise has been operating since 2003 and is the second largest Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation in the Northern Territory. Sunrise provide comprehensive primary health care services through nine remote health centres to some 4000 people living in the Katherine East region. Sunrise value their people and are committed to providing culturally respectful holistic health programs blending traditional healing practices with current evidence-based practice to address physical, social, emotional and cultural well-being.
What’s in it for you?
What’s the role?
The position promotes excellence in clinical standards and quality of care and works closely with the broader Primary Health Care (PHC) team to integrate and coordinate prevention and care for best outcomes for the client. The position is a region wide clinical outreach position and requires travel by light plane or four-wheel drive and overnight stays to all Sunrise communities on a regular basis.
Responsibilities include, but not limited to-
What do you need to apply?
To be considered for this opportunity, you must demonstrate a commitment to seek and follow cultural advice from Aboriginal community members, Aboriginal Health Practitioners (AHP’s) and other indigenous community outreach team members, have a willingness to relocate and live in community, and meet the below essential criteria:
What’s it like living in Katherine?
Katherine is a wonderful, family-friendly place to live, with access to some of the most spectacular national parks and cultural experiences right at your door, and Darwin is only a 3 hour drive away. Katherine is a dynamic regional centre with fantastic educational and recreational facilities, and private and government schooling to year 12. Situated 20kms from the Nitmiluk National Park and the spectacular Gorge systems as well as the Arnhem Land escarpment, the Katherine region is full of rich indigenous culture and heritage.
If this sounds like a role for you, we want to hear from you. APPLY TODAY and click the “Apply for this job” link n the websaite
Applicants must address the selection criteria in a cover letter and provide a current CV along with contact details for at least 2 referees.
Want to find out more about this opportunity? Please contact Paul Wallwork on 08 8982 1011 or firstname.lastname@example.org