Full Time Midwife - Mount Isa
Midwife Description : Gidgee Healing is seeking a Midwife to join our Maternal and Child Health team located in Mount Isa. This position is permanent full time with the opportunity to travel to remote communities ABOUT GIDGEE HEALING: Gidgee Healing (Gidgee') is an Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Service, with our strategic direction determined by a Board of Directors comprising Aboriginal people from across the region, as well as two skills-based Directors. Gidgee's organisational mission and vision statements demonstrate a commitment to providing holistic and culturally appropriate health services, underpinned by a philosophy of community participation, and a with a strong focus on care coordination.
POSITION SUMMARY: The position is responsible for working in conjunction with a small team in the delivery of culturally appropriate women's health, antenatal and postnatal care and education services to both Indigenous and non-Indigenous women within the designated service area. The role will entail service delivery from clinic-based and community-based settings, and may include the requirement for some outreach service delivery as required. BENEFITS INCLUDE: Competitive salary (dependent upon years of experience/quals) 5 weeks annual leave 2 x return flights per annum (up to $900 per flight) Professional development incl flights of $5200 p/year Yearly retention bonuses Salary sacrifice up to $15,600 p/year Relocation allowance (if applicable) THE LIFESTYLE: The Mount Isa and Lower Gulf region is the gateway to the Outback of Queensland, offers a relaxed and casual lifestyle, with a wealth of camping and exploring, scenic national parks, gorges, as well as top river, lake and open water fishing and recreation.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply Following successful placement eligible candidates may be entitled to receive support and financial assistance through Health Workforce Queensland's comprehensive workforce attraction and retention incentives. STD123.