Jobs and Opportunities Board

The opportunities listed below are for your information only. Indigenous Allied Health Australia does not seek to endorse any of the positions, organisations, initiatives, material or statements contained within.
If you have any enquiries about these opportunities please do not contact Indigenous Allied Health Australia, but rather contact the specified organisation or person directly.
Do you have a job, scholarship, clinical placement or other opportunities that you would like advertised through IAHA networks? Please send through to admin@iaha.com.au.

International Leadership Opportunity

The Lancet is establishing a Standing Commission to continue the work of The Lancet Commission on Adolescent Health and Wellbeing. The 2016 Commission report included recommendations for engaging and partnering with young people as agents for change. The Lancet are looking for six young health advocates and/or professionals (18-29 years) from diverse backgrounds, to work with them to set up a Youth Network for The Lancet Standing Commission. This expression of interest comes with an expectation (funding dependent) that those who set up the Youth Network will also have an ongoing role as a member of the Network.

The application process is simple and full details can been viewed here.

The Lancet are seeking young leaders with experience in one or more of the following:

  • Advocacy or communication related to adolescent health and wellbeing.
  • Work (paid or voluntary) at a local, national or international level in an area related to adolescent health and wellbeing.
  • Work (paid or voluntary) for an organisation that has a national and/or international role in adolescent/youth health and wellbeing.
  • Work in a related area of practice (i.e. law, health, journalism, economics, education, research).
  • We hope that you will bring your own networks of young people, have experience with youth participation and youth leadership and an ability to communicate well in English (spoken and written).

IAHA encourages eligible members to consider this opportunity.

PLEASE COMPLETE AND SUBMIT THE APPLICATION BY 5 PM AEST ON 21st AUGUST 2017.

APPLY HERE

Jobs with Selectabilty

The following position is currently available at Selectabilty

Psychologists & Occupational Therapists – Townsville & Northern QLD – click here for further details. Applications are accepted until all appointments are finalised. 

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply. 

The positions listed in this post are for your information only. Indigenous Allied Health Australia does not seek to endorse any of the positions, organisations, material or statements contained within. If you have any enquiries about these positions please do not contact Indigenous Allied Health Australia, but rather contact the specified organisation or person directly

Job with Institute for Urban Indigenous Health (IUIH)

The following position is currently available at Institute for Urban Indigenous Health (IUIH)

Occupational Therapist – IUHU – South East Queensland – click here for further details. Applications close 9am on Sunday 13 August 2017.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply. 

The positions listed in this post are for your information only. Indigenous Allied Health Australia does not seek to endorse any of the positions, organisations, material or statements contained within. If you have any enquiries about these positions please do not contact Indigenous Allied Health Australia, but rather contact the specified organisation or person directly

Job with Victoria State Government

The following position is currently available with Victoria State Government 

Senior Policy Officer, Nutrition – Melbourne – click here for further details. Applications close 31 August 2017 

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply. 

The positions listed in this post are for your information only. Indigenous Allied Health Australia does not seek to endorse any of the positions, organisations, material or statements contained within. If you have any enquiries about these positions please do not contact Indigenous Allied Health Australia, but rather contact the specified organisation or person directly.

Job at Icon

The following position is currently available at Icon

Pharmacy Technician – Icon Cancer Care Pharmacy Townsville – click here for further details.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply. 

The positions listed in this post are for your information only. Indigenous Allied Health Australia does not seek to endorse any of the positions, organisations, material or statements contained within. If you have any enquiries about these positions please do not contact Indigenous Allied Health Australia, but rather contact the specified organisation or person directly

Jobs at Epic Pharmacy

The following position is currently available at Epic Pharmacy 

Cancer Services Team Leader – Epic Pharmacy Wesley, QLD – click here for more information.  Applications close 11 August 2017

Pharmacy Technician – Epic Pharmacy Sandgate, QLD – click here for more information.  Applications close 11 August 2017

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply. 

The positions listed in this post are for your information only. Indigenous Allied Health Australia does not seek to endorse any of the positions, organisations, material or statements contained within. If you have any enquiries about these positions please do not contact Indigenous Allied Health Australia, but rather contact the specified organisation or person directly

Jobs at Slade Pharmacy

The following position is currently available at Slade Pharmacy

Clinical Pharmacist – Emergency Department – Slade Pharmacy Richmond, VIC – click here for further details

Dispensary Technician – Slade Pharmacy Lingard Private, NSW   click here for further details.

Data Management Technician – Slade Pharmacy Mount Kuring-Gai, NSW – click here for further details.

Retail / IVF Pharmacist – Slade Pharmacy Richmond, VIC – click here for further details.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply. 

The positions listed in this post are for your information only. Indigenous Allied Health Australia does not seek to endorse any of the positions, organisations, material or statements contained within. If you have any enquiries about these positions please do not contact Indigenous Allied Health Australia, but rather contact the specified organisation or person directly

End Rheumatic Heart Disease Centre of Research Excellence (END RHD CRE) Indigenous Scholarship Scheme

Honours/Masters/PhD candidates (Indigenous applicants only) 

The END RHD CRE is seeking Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander individuals to conduct Higher Degree Research relating to the field of acute rheumatic fever (ARF) and RHD. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians live with an unacceptably high burden of RHD, and the END RHD CRE was established to unify various RHD-related research activities, to build networks and capacity in the field, and with a singular vision to produce the Endgame Report and Strategy for ending RHD as a public health issue in Australia. 

Currently, a number of research projects are being conducted under the CRE, including but not limited to, the fields of epidemiology, bioscience, economic modelling, the lived experience of RHD, evidence translation, and advocacy.  The CRE’s Indigenous Scholarship Scheme forms part of the CRE’s commitment to building capacity and developing capabilities for Indigenous students and researchers, and welcomes Indigenous applicants to apply for funding support to conduct Higher Degree Research in one of the topic areas outlined above. 

For further information or to discuss potential projects, please contact Kylie Jenkins on (08) 9489 7639 or Kylie.Jenkins@telethonkids.org.au

 

Aspen and Pratt Foundation’s Mental Health Scholarship

Scholarship Available
The Aspen and Pratt Foundation’s Mental Health Scholarships are available to Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people who are studying a Master of Mental Health.

Applications will be considered from applicants who are:
• Of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander descent
• Enrolled or intending to enrol into a post graduate Mental Health program
• Intending to commence study in 2017/18

Value of scholarship

Funding is provided for the normal duration of the course. Full time scholarship awardees will receive up to $20,000 per year and part time recipients will receive up to $10,000 per year. The funding is paid in monthly instalments throughout the study period of each year.

Applications for the 2017/18 round of the Aspen and Pratt Foundation’s scholarships will close on the 4th August 2017.

Applications

CV’s and a brief covering letter outlining the location of the as well as if your applying for a Full-time or Part-Time scholarship can be forwarded to, Chloe Peters via admin@catsinam.org.au

For any queries regarding the applications please contact Jade Murray via Jade Murray jmurray@aspenmedical.com

Job with NATSIHWA

The National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Worker Association (NATSIHWA) is the peak body for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Health Workers and Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Health Practitioners in Australia. It was established in 2009, following the Australian Government’s announcement of funding to strengthen the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health workforce as part of its ‘Closing the Gap’ initiative.

Policy Officer – Canberra – click here for more information.  Applications close 14 August 2017

The positions listed in this post are for your information only. Indigenous Allied Health Australia does not seek to endorse any of the positions, organisations, material or statements contained within. If you have any enquiries about these positions please do not contact Indigenous Allied Health Australia, but rather contact the specified organisation or person directly