Wellbeing Worker (Identified)

Full Time, Permanent

Based in Cairns

Salary $93,858 – $98,111

The Wellbeing Worker will provide culturally appropriate interventions and associated support to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander individuals and families focusing on a strengths-based approach that builds resilience and capacity to address issues that impact on social and emotional wellbeing.

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 plus one booster) and provide evidence

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 an Identified position be filled by an Aboriginal person or Torres Strait Islander person, as permitted by and arguable under section 25 of the Queensland Anti-Discrimination Act (1991).

For more information please see the Position Description or contact Korrie Brown, Manager, Allied Health on ‪07 4080 1158.

Closing date for applications:  5pm on Monday, 27 November 2023.