Outreach Worker (Identified)

Full Time, Permanent

Based in Cairns

Salary $71,130 – $76,274

The Outreach Worker within the Integrated Team Care (ITC) program is responsible for connecting clients to programs and services. Their role is to support Care Coordinators within the ITC program to assist clients to attend the medical and/or specialist appointments.

This includes provision of a comprehensive, culturally appropriate, chronic conditions management service in delivering outreach health care programs as a member of a multi-disciplinary team, delivering services consistent with the Wuchopperen Model of Care guidelines and within defined clinical governance procedures and legislative regulations.


Benefits of working with Wuchopperen:

  • Generous salary sacrifice benefits
  • 5 Weeks annual leave
  • 15 days personal leave
  • Commitment to professional development
  • 12% Superannuation Contribution


How to Apply:

Applicants for the above position will:

  • Provide a cover letter of no more than two pages, addressing the Core Capabilities in the Position Description
  • Provide an Identified Reference
  • Possess a current driver’s licence
  • Hold a current Blue Card (for suitability to work with children and young people)
  • Be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (at least first 2 vaccinations) and provide evidence with application.

 Applicants who do not address these requirements, will not be considered for shortlisting.


Note: Revised legislation requires applicants to hold a blue card prior to commencement. Refer to Qld Government’s Blue Card Services website for more information.

The above is an Identified position. It is a genuine occupational requirement that this Identified position be filled by an Aboriginal person or Torres Strait Islander person, as permitted by and arguable under section 25, 104 and 105 of the Queensland Anti-Discrimination Act (1991).


For more information or to apply please refer to the Position Description or contact Darlene Macleod Coordinator, ITC on 07 4080 1113.

Closing date for applications:  5pm on Monday, 1 April 2024.

Please forward all applications to: recruitment@wuchopperen.org.au