Credentialled Diabetes Nurse Educator


Posted: 8 Mar 2023

Location: Alice Springs NT

Congress has expanded to become the largest Aboriginal community-controlled health organisation in the Northern Territory, providing a comprehensive, holistic and culturally appropriate primary health care service to Aboriginal people living in and nearby Alice Springs.

  • Base Salary: $112,905 — $121,251
  • Relo­ca­tion Grant
  • Full-Time Posi­tion

Why Cen­tral Aus­tralian Abo­rig­i­nal Congress?

Con­gress has expand­ed to become the largest Abo­rig­i­nal com­mu­ni­ty-con­trolled health organ­i­sa­tion in the North­ern Ter­ri­to­ry, pro­vid­ing a com­pre­hen­sive, holis­tic and cul­tur­al­ly appro­pri­ate pri­ma­ry health care ser­vice to Abo­rig­i­nal peo­ple liv­ing in and near­by Alice Springs.

What’s in it for you?

  • Com­pet­i­tive salaries
  • Six (6) weeks’ annu­al leave
  • Gen­er­ous salary packaging
  • A strong com­mit­ment to Pro­fes­sion­al Development
  • Access to the Con­gress health ser­vices for you and your fam­i­ly at no cost
  • Dis­trict allowance and Remote Benefits

What’s the role?

  • Pro­vide on-the-job super­vi­sion, men­tor­ing and teach­ing of nurs­ing and allied health stu­dents and grad­u­ate AHP and nurse positions
  • Sup­port clin­i­cal staff who pro­vide super­vi­sion with instruc­tion on super­vi­sion, men­tor­ing and teach­ing of nurs­ing and allied health stu­dents and grad­u­ate AHP and nurse positions
  • Liaise with lec­tur­ers at the reg­is­tered train­ing organ­i­sa­tion attend­ed by the stu­dents to sup­port the stu­den­t’s progress through the qualification
  • Main­tain records asso­ci­at­ed with deliv­ery and assess­ment of programs
  • Pro­vide tran­si­tion­al sup­port in a new prac­tice set­ting and scope of practice

Is this the right role for you?

  • Reg­is­tered as a Reg­is­tered Nurse with the Aus­tralian Health Prac­ti­tion­er Reg­u­la­tion Agency
  • Demon­strat­ed expe­ri­ence with men­tor­ing and sup­port­ing health pro­fes­sion­al stu­dents or grad­u­ate nurs­es through the com­plex­i­ties of clin­i­cal place­ment and meet­ing reg­is­tra­tion requirements
  • Able to demon­strate exten­sive expe­ri­ence work­ing in a pri­ma­ry health care set­tings in par­tic­u­lar Abo­rig­i­nal com­mu­ni­ty-con­trolled health services
  • Excel­lent com­mu­ni­ca­tion skills, in par­tic­u­lar the abil­i­ty to com­mu­ni­cate sen­si­tive­ly in a cross-cul­tur­al envi­ron­ment with Abo­rig­i­nal clients and staff
  • Proven broad range of clin­i­cal skills and knowl­edge, with the abil­i­ty to mod­el high qual­i­ty clin­i­cal care as part of a mul­ti­dis­ci­pli­nary team and share this knowl­edge with a diverse range of people

What’s it ike liv­ing in Alice Springs?

A thriv­ing, spir­it­ed out­back cen­tre, Alice Springs is as famous for the per­son­al­i­ty of its locals and con­tem­po­rary and tra­di­tion­al art as the nat­ur­al won­ders. Stun­ning land­scapes, remote com­mu­ni­ties, and a unique pio­neer­ing his­to­ry cre­ate a diverse and exhil­a­rat­ing des­ti­na­tion to explore. Includ­ing the spec­tac­u­lar Lara­p­in­ta Trail and the Mac­Don­nell Ranges, which sur­round it.

If this sounds like a role for you, we want to hear from you. 

Want to find out more about this oppor­tu­ni­ty? Please con­tact Megan on 08 8982 1002 or recruitment@​ntphn.​org.​au