Positions Vacant

The NSW Outback Division of General Practice Limited (ODGP) is a Primary Health Care provider working to improve the health of people living in the local government areas of Walgett, Brewarrina, Bourke and Cobar. The ODGP manages a variety of primary health care programs focusing on early intervention and prevention of chronic diseases, chronic disease management, lifestyle modification and health promotion programs.

So if you’re looking to join a dynamic organisation with ideas, exciting networks within the health and academic sector, innovative community partnerships, a commitment to quality and a determined agenda to deliver sustainable health outcomes for the bush, send us your CV and application to join a not-for-profit NGO and make a difference.  Salary packages will be paid according to qualifications and experience and will be in line with the relevant modern awards.

As a public benevolent health organisation, NSW Outback Division of General Practice Ltd employees are entitled to an attractive salary packaging component or remuneration. Successful applicants may also be entitled to a relocation funding package through the Rural Health Professionals Program. 

 

Cobar Primary Health Care Centre-Position Vacant Registered Nurse/Endorsed Enrolled Nurse

Cobar Primary Health Care Centre is a GPA Accredited Practice and currently has a vacancy for a Fulltime Registered Nurse/Endorsed Enrolled Nurse to become part of the practice team. This is a full-time position 76 hour per fortnight with a probationary period of 3 months.  As an accredited practice, the successful applicant would be expected to work with the practice team to maintain the RACGP Standards for General Practice and be committed to continuous quality improvement.

You will be working with the Cobar Primary Health Care Centre Clinical Team in a range of programs including, Chronic Disease Management & Care planning, Preventative Health Checks, Lifestyle Risk Factor Management & Health Promotion, Immunization, Employment & other Medicals & Antenatal/Postnatal Care if a Registered Midwife. A range of general nursing duties as well as participating in Practice Nursing staff development & practice accreditation.

This is an exciting opportunity for a person with an interest in Primary Health Care to develop their skills in the Primary Health Care setting and broaden their area of knowledge with reporting to the NSW Outback Division of General practice on the general practice needs and activities. We are looking for a candidate with an interest in Chronic Disease and additional training in this area to develop professional competencies will be provided.

Essential Criteria

Current nursing registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).

Well demonstrated communication skills.

Current driver’s license.

Good time management skills

Computer skills (Word processing, medical software, database, internet and email)

Experience working within a multidisciplinary team environment.

Desirable Criteria

A work history within general practice or a primary health care setting.

Chronic Disease Management and Care Planning Experience.

 Experience working in primary health care (Health Promotion)

Salary Package:

Attractive remuneration with salary packaging options are available with this

 appointment.  

Closing Date: COB Tuesday 12th June 2018

For more information, contact Bernie Martin on 6836 5500.  Application packs including position description must be submitted with your application and are available at the Primary Health Centre, 26 Harcourt Street, Cobar.           

 

 

 

Dietitian – Lighting Ridge

NSW Outback Division of General Practice (ODGP) is commissioned by the Western NSW Primary Health Network (WPHN) to manage the new ‘Chronic Disease Management and Prevention Program (CDMPP)’.  The focus of the new CDMPP is to provide services where there is no alternative funding or services available for chronic disease prevention and management.

 

We are seeking to appoint a suitable Dietitian with Chronic Disease Management experience to a position based in Lightning Ridge. The successful candidate will work with the CDMPP enrolled general practices and Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisations (ACCHOs) within Lightning Ridge and Surrounding LGA’s.

 

If you’re looking to join a dynamic organisation with ideas, exciting networks within the health and academic sector, innovative community partnerships, a commitment to quality and a determined agenda to deliver sustainable health outcomes for the Western NSW; send us your CV and application to work with a not-for-profit NGO and make a difference.

 

The position is contracted until June 30th 2018, with an option for extension of the contract until 30th of June 2019. A highly attractive salary package is offered based on skills and experience under the Health Professional and Support Services Award of 2010.

 

OPEN

 

Note:  Applications  must  address  the  essential  and  desirable  selection  criteria  and  be submitted with the applicant’s current C.V.

 

For more information and an application pack containing: guidelines for applicants, position specifications and position description please contact:

Denise Gordon, ODGP Executive  Manager  of Clinical Services  or  Liam  Rice, Contract Manager– Bourke Office (02) 68724777.

 

 

 

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