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February

Bi Cultural Health Worker

Australian Red Cross - Hobart, TAS

Voluntary, Charity & Social Work
Source: uWorkin

JOB DESCRIPTION

Job no: 517879
Work type: Casual
Location: Tasmania
  • Casual
  • Hobart and Mowbray

Who we are

Australian Red Cross is part of the world’s largest humanitarian organisation. Our aim is to improve the lives of the most vulnerable people in Australia and across our region.

About the roles

Assist newly arrived individuals, groups and communities of culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds (especially those from refugee backgrounds), to better understand and independently access the Tasmanian health system.
The positions will focus on working with the Afghan and Hazara communities of Mowbray and Hobart.
The position in Hobart will focus on working with the Oromo community.
The position in Mowbray is open only to female applicants.
Red Cross considers that being female is a genuine occupational requirement for the position located in Mowbray under Section 27 (2), (c), (e) and (g) of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984.

What you will bring

  • Demonstrated understanding of the issues affecting culturally and linguistically diverse newly arrived communities, especially those with a refugee background
  • Ability to assist with planning and coordinating information or training sessions
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills with the ability to connect with a wide range of people from diverse backgrounds
  • Understanding of health issues (including harmful traditional practices such as Female Genital Mutilation) that affect new arrivals and their connection to the Tasmanian health system
  • Fluency in Dari and Farsi languages is essential for working with the Afghan and Hazara communities
  • Fluency in Oromo language is essential for the position in Hobart
  • Prior experience working with the above communities would be highly regarded
The benefits

Be part of one of the largest humanitarian organisations and know that the work contributes to improving outcomes for vulnerable people. Red Cross offers generous salary packaging benefits and flexible working arrangements.

Further Information

For further information about this role, please refer to the position description below or contact Xavier Lane-Mullins on 0477 700 991

Position Description

Position Description - Bicultural Community Health Worker Casual.pdf

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply

Advertised: 11 Feb 2021 Tasmania Daylight Time

Applications close: 25 Feb 2021 11:55 PM Tasmania Daylight Time

Hobart, TAS

Voluntary, Charity & Social Work




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