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.

Job at Commission for Children and Young People

The following position is currently available at Commission for Children and Young People

Senior Adviser Aboriginal Children and Families – Melbourne click here for further details. Applications close: 30  May 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

Alan Duncan Memorial Scholarship

In honour and respect for the AEC’s Founder Mr Alan Duncan the AEC has established an annual scholarship for Indigenous Australian men in New South Wales who are undertaking tertiary study. Awards are made in the following categories:

Alan Duncan Memorial Scholarship

Up to 4 Scholarships valued at $5000 each are awarded to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander men who are undertaking an approved course of study at a university in New South Wales.

Alan Duncan Memorial Course Assistance Fund

These awards of up to $1000 each are to assist Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander men who are studying at a tertiary institution in NSW, to attend a conference or to access resources which are required to complete their course of study.

Alan Duncan Memorial Incidentals Support Fund

These awards are to assist Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women who are undertaking a course at a TAFE in NSW, which will enable them to enter the workforce. Applicants are invited to apply for up to $1000 to assist with the cost of

  • Childcare
  • Textbooks
  • Equipment
  • Travel Expenses

Applications are assessed on financial need and single men with children or family responsibilities are a priority.

For more information and to apply, please visit: http://www.aec.org.au/wordpress/alan-duncan-scholarship/

 

Margaret Ida Howie Scholarship

Awards from the Margaret Ida Howie Fund are made to Indigenous Australian women in New South Wales who are undertaking tertiary study. Awards are made in the following categories:

Margaret Ida Howie Scholarship
Up to 4 Scholarships valued at $5000 each are awarded to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women who are undertaking an approved course of study at a university in New South Wales.

Margaret Ida Howie Course Assistance Fund
These awards of up to $1000 each are to assist Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women who are studying at a tertiary institution in NSW, to attend a conference or to access resources which are required to complete their course of study.

Margaret Ida Howie Incidentals Support Fund
These awards are to assist Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women who are undertaking a course at a TAFE in NSW, which will enable them to enter the workforce. Applicants are invited to apply for up to $1000 to assist with the cost of:
• Childcare
• Textbooks
• Equipment
• Travel Expenses
In accordance with the terms of the Margaret Ida Howie Bequest applications are assessed on financial need and single women with children are a priority.

For more information and to apply, go to: http://www.aec.org.au/wordpress/margaret-ida-howie-scholarship/

 

Job at Central Coast Local Health District

The following position is currently available at Central Coast Local Health District

Psychologists – headspace  – Lake Haven / headspace Gosford  – click here for further details. No Deadline – please apply as soon as possible

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 CanTeen Australia

The following position is currently available at CanTeen Australia 

Counsellor / Psychosocial Team Leader – Brisbane & Gold Coast click here for further details. Applications close: 14  May 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

Jobs at MercyCare

The following position is currently available at MercyCare

Physiotherapist, Part time – Perth – click here for further details. Applications close: 3 May 2017

Aboriginal Health and Community Officer, Contract, Full Time – Perth – click here for further details. Applications close: 1 May 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

Job at Autism Spectrum Australia

The following position is currently available at Autism Spectrum Australia

Speech Pathologist – Autism Specific Intervention Specialist – Regional NSW – click here for further details. No Deadline – please apply as soon as possible

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 Vision 2020 Australia

The following position is currently available at Vision 2020 Australia

Implementation Manager – Safe Eyes Program – Alice Springsclick here for further details. Applications close: 7  May 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

NSW Allied Health Workplace Learning Grants Program Now Open

The HETI Allied Health Team is pleased to announce that the NSW Allied Health Workplace Learning Grants program for 2017 is now open.

Application forms are now available at http://www.heti.nsw.gov.au/funding/

The Program provides financial support to teams of allied health professionals and/or allied health assistants seeking to further develop their knowledge and skills through workplace learning opportunities.  Aboriginal Health Workers and Practitioners working in an allied health support role will also be included for this grant.

Eligible teams employed in NSW Health are able to apply for one-off grants of up to $4000 to support access to workplace learning opportunities which will enhance their ability to perform in their current role.  Additional funding will be available to rural and remote teams if requested.  This aims to assist in meeting any further costs associated with location such as travel to the workplace for an educator.  In addition to a grant of $4000, rural based teams may request up to $500 extra and remote based teams may request up to $1000 extra. 

All applications require endorsement from the Allied Health Director or equivalent position within their district or network.

There is no limit to the number of applications which can be lodged by NSW Health Local Health Districts/Specialty Health Networks provided the criteria are addressed for each application.

Please note that only one application per team will be accepted. For example:

Accepted Two separate applications for separate workplace learning activities from:

                 i.    Smithvale Hospital Inpatient Physiotherapy team

               ii.    Smithvale Community Physiotherapy team

Not accepted Smithvale Hospital Inpatient Physiotherapy team submit 3 applications

The timeline for the program is as follows:

Event Date
Grant funding applications open Friday 21 April 2017
Grant funding applications close Friday 26 May 2017
Applications reviewed and Application Review Committee meets to assess applications 29 May – 30 June 2017
Applicants notified of outcome via email Monday 3 July 2017
Intra-health invoice raised by the cost centre manager by COB Friday 28 July 2017

 

Click here for Terms and Conditions and Frequently Asked Questions of the program. 

For more information please visit the HETI website

ADAF Study Grants for Indigenous Dental Hygienist and Oral Health Therapy Students

ADAF Study Grants for Indigenous Dental Hygienist and Oral Health Therapy Students– Valued at $5,000 – Location: National – click here for further details – applications close 30 April 2017. 

The Australian Dental Association Foundation (ADAF) is offering up to 5 study grants to students of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander background who are undertaking a course of study that will lead to registration as a Dental Hygienist or Oral Health Therapist.