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Clinical Team Lead


Posted: 14 May 2024

Location: Milimgimbi NT

The position aims to provide first line leadership for the multi-disciplinary team working in the Malmaldharra Primary Health Care Clinic in relation to assessment, planning, review, evaluation, and coordination of service delivery.

  • We’re one of the lead­ing providers of Indige­nous health­care in Australia.
  • Base salary rang­ing from $131,739 to $137,268 annu­al­ly plus superannuation.
  • Pro­vid­ing pri­ma­ry health­care in remote East Arn­hem Land.

Your oppor­tu­ni­ty. Be part of some­thing bigger.

The posi­tion will pro­vide high lev­el advice, lead­er­ship and coor­di­na­tion and ensure an inte­grat­ed approach to the deliv­ery of com­pre­hen­sive Pri­ma­ry Health Care across all ser­vice deliv­ery points with­in the service.

There are a range of ben­e­fits in the role, including:

  • A com­pet­i­tive base salary of $131,739 — $137,268 per annum + 11% Superannuation
  • Ful­ly sub­si­dized hous­ing and electricity
  • 6 weeks annu­al leave
  • 12 days paid per­son­al leave
  • Study Assis­tance
  • Miwatj Annu­al Leave Trav­el Assis­tance (MAL­TA) of $2,179.89 gross per annum
  • Reten­tion bonus start­ing at $10,000 per year (sub­ject to meet­ing the eli­gi­bil­i­ty criteria)
  • Relo­ca­tion assis­tance up to $10,712.00
  • Abil­i­ty to salary pack­age up to $15,900 per annum plus a fur­ther $2,650 per annum on Meals and Entertainment
  • Plus more!

About Miwatj

Miwatj Health is an inde­pen­dent Abo­rig­i­nal Com­mu­ni­ty-Con­trolled Health Ser­vice. Estab­lished in 1992, we’re com­mit­ted to secur­ing qual­i­ty health care ser­vices across the East Arn­hem and enabling Yolŋu pow­ered com­mu­ni­ty health and well­be­ing. Miwatj pro­vides cul­tur­al­ly appro­pri­ate, com­pre­hen­sive pri­ma­ry health care to over 6,000 remote Abo­rig­i­nal and Tor­res Strait Islander res­i­dents across 3 East Arn­hem wards. With a Head Office in Nhu­lun­buy, Miwatj also man­ages a Cor­po­rate Office in Dar­win, 7 fixed clin­ics across the East Arn­hem region, and ded­i­cat­ed out­reach teams who trav­el to 3 addi­tion­al locations.

Essen­tial Requirements

The Clin­i­cal Team Lead will be respon­si­ble to lead mem­bers of the Clin­i­cal team to fur­ther devel­op a col­lab­o­ra­tive and cul­tur­al­ly respon­sive mod­el that pro­vides sup­port and men­tor­ship for all team mem­bers. This role also respon­si­ble to uti­lize clin­i­cal and man­age­ment exper­tise to lead and co-coor­di­nate the day-to-day clin­i­cal oper­a­tions of Malmald­har­ra Clinic.

Can­di­dates must have reg­is­tra­tion with AHPRA as a Reg­is­tered Nurse, min­i­mum of 5 years’ expe­ri­ence as a reg­is­tered nurse and will also have an under­stand­ing of and com­mit­ment to Abo­rig­i­nal Com­mu­ni­ty Con­trol, self-deter­mi­na­tion, and the issues faced by Yolŋu peo­ple liv­ing in remote settings.


Post grad­u­ate qual­i­fi­ca­tions in a spe­cial­ty area of Clinical/​Midwifery/​Remote Area Nursing 

Vac­ci­na­tion & Immu­ni­ty Screening 

Miwatj Health is com­mit­ted to pro­vid­ing a safe and healthy work­ing envi­ron­ment for all work­ers and users of its health­care cen­tres. In accor­dance with the Nation­al Health and Med­ical Research Coun­cil (NHM­RC) Guide­lines, Nation­al Safe­ty and Qual­i­ty Health Care Ser­vice Stan­dards, and oth­er local poli­cies, guide­lines and pro­ce­dures, we man­date that all staff abide by our Staff Vac­ci­na­tion and Immu­ni­ty Screen­ing Pol­i­cy (to be sup­plied to all suc­cess­ful candidates).

Please address your appli­ca­tion at https://miwatj.jobs.subscribe-… in accor­dance with the attached Job Descrip­tion and Essen­tial Selec­tion Criteria. 

For more infor­ma­tion, please con­tact our Recruit­ment Team at recruitment@​miwatj.​com.​au

Appli­ca­tion close date: 26 May 2024