We have positions three positions available –

Women’s Health Nurse (RN), General Practitioner (Women’s Health focus) and massage therapist.

WOMEN’S HEALTH NURSE (RN)
Full-time 38 hours/week, Potential to Job Share

We are seeking an experienced and qualified Women’s Health Nurse (RN) to join our multidisciplinary team. It is a full time position (38 hours/week) but for the suitable applicant/s, there is a potential to job share.

As our nurse, you would be working closely with your multidisciplinary colleagues and our partner agencies to conduct women’s health nurse clinics and health promotion in community settings and women’s refuges in Sydney’s inner city and inner west. Our current clinic locations are in Leichhardt, Marrickville, Campsie, Lakemba and Rozelle.

Criteria includes women’s health nursing qualification or working towards same and demonstrated clinical experience in:

  • sexual and reproductive health care including cervical screening, general preventative health screening and emotional/mental health
  • working with women from diverse backgrounds including financial disadvantage and refugees  
  • conducting health promotion talks or a willingness to develop these skills, and
  • ability to work independently as well as in a team environment, including working collaboratively with partner agencies. 

The suitable applicant/s will be able to demonstrate a sensitive approach in working with women experiencing the effects of trauma including domestic violence and historical childhood abuse.

If some or all of this applies to you, we would like to hear from you and talk about possibilities.

We will require current AHPRA registration, excellent written and verbal communication skills, computer literacy including MS Office and electronic medical records or willingness to learn, current driver’s licence and own vehicle.  

This is a rewarding and interesting role in a satisfying team environment with the potential to be shaped to your expertise and interests and working closely with dynamic partners who are making a difference in people’s lives.

For more information please contact Roxanne McMurray, Manager – T: 8020 9867, manager@lwchc.org.au. Suitable applicants will address the criteria.

Applications close Monday 8 May 2017.

Position Available: General Practitioner (VR)

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Position Available – Massage Therapist

The massage therapist we engage will be skilled in remedial massage (and perhaps other techniques, eg. manual lymphatic drainage massage therapy) and experienced in massaging women with physical health issues and recovering from trauma and stress. We are wanting to provide the best possible access to local women who are on low incomes and will be looking at a fee structure that’s affordable for the centre and our clients.

If you are a female* massage therapist and would be interested in discussing the role, please call our manager Roxanne McMurray on 8020 9867 or email Roxanne at manager@lwchc.org.au.

Leichhardt Women’s Community Health Centre is accredited with GPA Accreditation plus.

*Being a woman is a genuine occupational qualification under s.31 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977 (NSW). LWCHC is committed to EEO and anti-discrimination. Qualified women from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and diverse cultural backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Employment is subject to a successful national police check.

Enquiries: Roxanne McMurray T: 8020 9867 E: manager@lwchc.org.au