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  • Use your experience  to make a difference in our region
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  • Flexible working hours
  • Professional Development budget
  • Paid supervision
  • Rural location with many services available
  • Supportive, family-friendly and inclusive work environment
  • Established, value-focused, Not for Profit Organisation
  • HealthWISE is a value-led organisation. Our values guide our day-to-day actions, behaviours, decisions and communications to successfully deliver the best services to meet the needs of our community.

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Integrated Team Care – Care Coordinator

Due to business growth, HealthWISE is recruiting an Integrated Team Care (ITC) Care Coordinator to be based in our Goondiwindi office.

This part time position will provide services in the Goondiwindi LGA, in particular the towns of Goondiwindi, Inglewood and Texas Travel is a requirement of this position.

The ITC Care Coordinator will be responsible for working collaboratively with patients, general practitioners, practice staff, Aboriginal Health Services and allied health practitioners to provide appropriate multidisciplinary care and services for Aboriginal people. The position will assist to increase the capacity of GPs and other health professionals in delivering a holistic health care service to Aboriginal patients while working within the guidelines of the Integrated Team Care program across identified communities within the Goondiwindi region.

NENWH considers that being Aboriginal is a genuine occupational qualification under s14 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977 (NSW).

Full position description and essential role criteria:

To apply for this position, we encourage you to contact Glenn Allan on 02 6766 1394 or glenn.allan@healthwise.org.au, to discuss the requirements.
The essential role criteria must be addressed in your cover letter, accompanied by your latest CV. Applications without a cover letter addressing the role criteria and CV will not be considered.

Position closes 10 February 2020

Integrated Team Care – Aboriginal Outreach Worker

Due to business growth, HealthWISE is recruiting an Integrated Team Care (ITC) Aboriginal Outreach Worker to be based in our Goondiwindi office.

This full time position will provide services in the Goondiwindi LGA, in particular the towns of Goondiwindi, Inglewood and Texas. Travel is a requirement of this position.

The purpose of this role is to provide support to Aboriginal community members and their families, in accessing primary health care services, as well as enabling best practice care to be delivered by GPs and other health professionals.

The position is a non-clinical role in which the successful applicant will work closely with numerous stakeholders, including the Care Coordinators of the ITC team,  community  services  agencies, allied health providers and particularly with General Practices in working toward the delivery of a holistic health care approach to Aboriginal community members within the Goondiwindi region.

NENWH considers that being Aboriginal is a genuine occupational qualification under s14 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977 (NSW).

Full position description and essential role criteria:

To apply for this position, we encourage you to contact Glenn Allan on 02 6766 1394 or glenn.allan@healthwise.org.au, to discuss the requirements.
The essential role criteria must be addressed in your cover letter, accompanied by your latest CV. Applications without a cover letter addressing the role criteria and CV will not be considered.

Position closes 10 February 2020

MENTAL HEALTH LIVED EXPERIENCE WORKER
Full time
New England North West – based in one of our HealthWISE offices: Armidale, Glen Innes, Gunnedah, Inverell, Moree, Narrabri or Tamworth.

The HealthWISE Mental Health team offers non-crisis mental health services. Due to business growth, HealthWISE is recruiting suitable candidates to provide services in the New England North West region.

The Lived Experience Worker will use a coordinated and strengths-based approach, working as part of the mental health team developing and delivering programs which support the psychosocial needs of clients.

The Lived Experience Worker will assist clients to link with clinical services provided by mental health clinicians, and support an integrated team approach to meeting the needs of the client.

The successful candidate will provide a range of non-clinical, community-based psychosocial support to individuals to achieve their recovery goals.

An essential role requirement is ‘lived experience’ of managing recovery from a mental health condition.

The Lived Experience Workers will be suitably qualified and trained people with lived experience of the impact of Suicide and recovery from mental health difficulties

Applicants must have a genuine interest in providing support to people.

To apply for this position, we encourage you to contact Alex Stephenson or Lynn Hall  on 02 6766 1394 or mentalhealth@healthwise.org.au, to discuss the requirements. 

Position Description with the essential role criteria:

The essential role criteria must be addressed in your cover letter, accompanied by a current CV. 
Applications without a cover letter and resume will not be considered.

Position closes 31st January  2020.

MENTAL HEALTH CLINICIAN

The HealthWISE Mental Health team offers non-crisis mental health services. Due to business growth, HealthWISE is recruiting a full-time position Mental Health Clinician based in Tamworth providing services to locations within the region.

Candidates MUST have:

  • A genuine interest in rural primary mental health care
  • Experience with suitable qualifications in mental health
  • Current and full AHPRA registration or AASW Australian Association of Social Workers membership.
  • Experience delivering programs which support the clinical and psychosocial needs of individual clients or groups.
  • A willingness to travel
  • Be able to work autonomously, but also work in partnership to develop and deliver programs

Using a coordinated and strengths-based approach, you will work as part of the mental health team developing and delivering programs which support the clinical and psychosocial needs of clients.

Mental Health Nurses are encouraged to apply. This is a non-provisional role.

To apply for this position, we encourage you to contact Anne Galloway on 02 6766 1394 or mentalhealth@healthwise.org.au, to discuss the requirements. 
Position description: 

The essential role criteria must be addressed in your cover letter, accompanied by a current CV. Applications without a cover letter and resume will not be considered.

Position closes 31 January.

Primary Health Care Nurse HealthWISE is pleased to advertise for a nurse ( EN, EEN, or RN) to join our Primary Health Care Nurse team. This full time position will ideally be based in Glen Innes, but flexibility for the right candidate is an option. This unique position will be a 12-month contract. You will be required to work independently and remotely, delivering health screening, promotion and education and capacity building activities to the small communities surrounding the Glen Innes area. Travel will be a large part of this exciting new role and flexibility will be required as the role can include some after hours and weekend work. A HealthWISE vehicle is available for any travel. Experience in health promotion and a passion for creating healthy communities are essential for this role. Position description including essential criteria:

To apply:

Please send a cover letter addressing essential criteria and your up to date resume to Integrated Care Team Manager Anne Williams: anne.williams@healthwise.org.au

Applications without a cover letter and resume will not be considered.

Applications close 24 January 2020.

If you have any questions about this position, please contact Integrated Care Team Manager Anne Williams: anne.williams@healthwise.org.au

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Interested in working with us?

HealthWISE provides a range of primary health care services across New England North West New South Wales.

We are always interested in hearing from allied health and mental health professionals who may be interested in working with us.

Please email a copy of your CV to: anne.williams@healthwisenenw.com.au

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