$36 million for national suicide prevention projects

The Australian Government will invest more than $36 million in national suicide prevention projects to raise awareness of the impact of suicide and to support Australians who may be at risk. The funding, through the National Suicide Prevention Leadership and Support Program, will help to deliver important awareness and stigma reduction activities, research, and leadership […]

Be a part of the Career Pathways Project National Survey

The Career Pathways Project is inviting you to participate in the first national survey of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health staff across all professions, roles and locations. This survey is being done to help understand the career development needs and career pathways of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people working in health. All Aboriginal […]

Job at CAEPR, Australian National University

Director, Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research (CAEPR), Canberra, ACT, applications close 7 October 2018 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 […]

Jobs at CSIRO

Manager, Indigenous Girls STEM Academy, negotiable in capital cities, Applications close 1 October 2018 Executive Manager Office of Indigenous Engagement, Brisbane, QLD (negotiable). Applications close 1 October 2018 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 […]

Jobs at AMSANT

Mental Health Professional/Clinical Supervisor, Darwin, NT, Applications close 24 September 2018 Senior Project Officer – Managed Alcohol Programs, Darwin and Alice Springs, NT, Applications close 24 September 2018 Project Officer – Facilitator – Trauma Informed Care, Darwin, NT, Applications close 24 September 2018 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply. The […]

Young people returning to sentenced youth justice supervision 2016–17 Report

View full report here.  The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare has released a new report entitled Young people returning to sentenced youth justice supervision 2016-17.  In each of the states and territories, the department responsible for youth justice is tasked with providing young people who are serving supervised sentences with services designed to reduce […]

Current and former Social Justice Commissioners offer pathway forward on constitutional recognition

The current and all former Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioners have come together to offer a pathway forward to achieve constitutional reform within the next five years. Commissioner June Oscar AO (2017–current) has joined former commissioners Mick Gooda (2010–2016), Professor Tom Calma AO (2004–2010), Dr William Jonas AM (1999-2004) and Emeritus Professor […]

New review of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children’s respiratory diseases says more can be done

The Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet (HealthInfoNet) at Edith Cowan University has published a new Review of respiratory diseases among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children. HealthInfoNet Director, Professor Neil Drew, says ‘this important review states that respiratory illnesses in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children are serious and can progress to chronic lung disease’. The review […]

Jobs at NSW Health

Coordinator – Aboriginal Workforce Development, Sydney, NSW, Applications Close 31 July 2018 Aboriginal Healthy Lifestyle Coordinator, Sydney, NSW, Applications Close 2 August 2018 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 […]