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The Centralian advocate Fri 11 Jan 2008



The Centralian advocate Fri 11 Jan 2008


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Community newspapers -- Northern Territory -- Alice Springs; Tennant Creek (N.T.) -- Newspapers; Alice Springs (N.T.) -- Newspapers.; Australia, Central -- Newspapers

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Nationwide News Pty. Limited

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Alice Springs


v. 61 no. 66

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Centralian Advocate, Friday, January 11, 2008 39 TEMPORARY AND PERMANENT AO1/AO2 VACANCIES DARWIN, KATHERINE, NHULUNBUY, ALICE SPRINGS, TENNANT CREEK Seek opportunities to utilise your existing administrative skills and experience? Then get your Entry Level Recruitment application lodged today. Please visit www.nt.gtov.au/jobs and follow the Entry Level Recruitment link or telephone during business hours. Darwin (08) 8999 1024 Katherine/Nhulunbuy (08) 89738644 Alice Springs/Tennant Creek (08) 8951 6401 Vacancies close 25 January 2008 careers in government www.nt.gov.au/jobs 1300659247 The Northern Territory Government is aiming for an inclusive and diverse workforce. All equal employment opportunity (EEO) groups are encouraged to apply. For further information DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND COMMUNITY SERVICES Clinical Nurse Specialist Child and Family Health Nurse 3 ($63 441 - $67 783) Community Health - Alice Springs Quote vacancy number: 270172 Provide a quality urban based community child and family nursing service incorporating Primary Health Care philosophy and principles that maintains, facilitates and promotes the physical, emotional and social health of people within the community. This is a part time vacancy available for 0.52 (20 hrs) per week. Clinical Pharmacist Professional 2 ($59 333 - $71 933) Pharmacy - Alice Springs Hospital Quote vacancy number: 270174 Provide clinical pharmacy services, including individual patient dispensing, monitoring of drug therapy, patient counselling, provision of drug information and assist as needed in the provision of outpatient and inpatient prescriptions. This is a part time vacancy available for 0.81 (30 hrs) per week. Disability Forensic Inreach Support Officer Professional 2 ($59 333 - $71 933) Mental Health Services - Alice Springs Quote vacancy number: 29018 Lead and support the delivery of specialist behaviour management services within the Alice Springs Correctional Centre, ensuring services are effective and in line with international best practice. This is a readvertised vacancy and previous applicants will be considered. This vacancy closes on 01/02/2008. Immunisation Support Nurse Nurse 3 ($61 593 - $65 809) Centre for Disease Control - Alice Springs Quote vacancy number: 270175 Temporary vacancy to 13/08/2008. Provide clinical expertise and service delivery for a wide range of immunisation and health programs throughout the Northern Territory, and promote and provide education in immunisation best practice. Two temporary vacancies are available. Mental Health Nurse Nurse 4 ($70 598 - $75 846) Community Mental Health - Alice Springs Quote vacancy number: 3916 Provide assessment, treatment and case management services for people experiencing mental illness or mental disorder, including support for carers and significant others. Mental Health Worker Professional 2 ($59 333 - $71 933) Community Mental Health - Alice Springs Quote vacancy number: 15040 Provide crisis intervention, assessment, treatment and case management services, as well as a range of interventions necessary to support people affected by mental illness or a mental disorder. Sexual Assault Counsellor Professional 2 ($59 333 - $71 933) Family and Childrens Services - Casuarina Quote vacancy number: 2141 Provide counselling services to survivors of recent and past sexual assault for the Darwin Urban District, and provide training on sexual assault issues to community and Government agencies in the Northern Territory to raise awareness and support for sexual assault victims. Two permanent vacancies are available. DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES, ENVIRONMENT AND THE ARTS Senior Records Officer Administrative Officer 3 ($41 506 - $44 794) Strategic Records - Alice Springs Quote vacancy number: 4866 Oversee the day-to-day operations of the Departments Records procedures within the relevant region in a manner that provides an efficient and effective records management service aimed to facilitate the completion of projects. DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND INFRASTRUCTURE Civil Technical Officer Technical 3 ($48 648 - $55 264) Road Projects - Alice Springs Quote vacancy number: 11081 Implement works programs in the civil construction, maintenance and asset management areas to meet client requirements in relation to time, cost and quality. Indigenous Employment And Training Officer Administrative Officer 6 ($61 241 - $68 461) Construction Division - Alice Springs Quote vacancy number: 25271 Research, develop, monitor and assist in the administration of Indigenous training and employment projects related to building, roads and other civil construction in Darwin and regional areas. Project Officer Buildings Technical 4 ($56 623 - $62 302) Infrastructure Projects - Alice Springs Quote vacancy number: 50245 Act as Project Officer and Building Supervisor for building projects to ensure compliance with contract documents and relevant Australian Standards and Acts. Project Officer Plumbing Technical 4 ($56 623 - $62 302) Infrastructure Projects - Alice Springs Quote vacancy number: 26012 Provide the inspection, supervision, co-ordination and administration of all plumbing and hydraulic Capital Works, Minor New Works, Repairs and Maintenance and other specific projects allocated in the Alice Springs area. NORTHERN TERRITORY POLICE, FIRE AND EMERGENCY SERVICES Motor Mechanic Vehicle Installer Physical 6 ($41 488 - $42 997) Mechanical Workshop - Alice Springs Quote vacancy number: 9942 Provide a high level of vehicle maintenance and manufacturing services in support of Departmental vehicles in operational service in the Southern Region. This is a readvertised vacancy. Did you know the Northern Territory Public Sector provides extra conditions for employees working in remote areas? These include subsidised housing, extra leave, assistance with electricity costs, up to three airfares annually, remote study leave, and freight subsidies. Special workforce development opportunities are also available. We offer up to six weeks annual leave, leave loading, three weeks sick leave including 10 days carers leave annually, three months long service leave, as well as defence force and bereavement leave. We pay 9% employer superannuation into an employees fund of choice and provides free death and disability insurance cover to employees. Administrative Assistant (0.6 FTE) $34,000$38,000pa Salary sacrifice available 6 weeks annual leave NTGPE is a busy office and staff have complex, demanding roles requiring a high level of reliable administrative assistance and support, so if you have a professional communication style and a Can Do attitude, we would like to hear from you. The part time position is available for an immediate start. For the position description and selection criteria contact Glen Wallace Corporate Services Manager on 8950 4840 or glen.wallace@ntgpe.org Applications addressing the selection criteria, along with a comprehensive resume should be forwarded to the Corporate Services Manager. Applications close 4.30pm Friday 8 January 20081 An equal opportunity employer www.ntgpe.org Mount Ebenezer Roadhouse Want to save $$$$ FREE board and lodging Mt.Ebenezer Roadhouse is situated on the Lassiter Highway, mid way between Alice Springs and Uluru, Northern Territory. Mt.Ebenezer Roadhouse, set in a unique heritage building, capably provides a range of services to approximately over 600 visitors per day traveling to Uluru KataTjuta and Kings Canyon Resort. These services include food & beverages, fuel, retail, local Aboriginal art & craft, 10 motel rooms, bar and camp ground. POSITIONS AVAILABLE Cook We have a vacancy for a cook, that has previous experience, that can produce an interesting and varied menu that suits roadhouse clientele and operations. Roadhouse Attendants Previous hospitality or retail experience is essential and cooking experience would be advantageous. Applications / Enquiries: Tarnya Williams, Human Resources Manager, PO Box 2682, Alice Springs 0871, or email tarnya.williams@anangu.com fax (08) 8950-3051, phone (08) 8950-3052 Dyson Group of Companies requires several School Bus Drivers Training will be provided. Shifts times 6.30am - 8.30am & 2.30pm - 4.30 pm Monday to Friday. Some additional school charter and evening work available. Award rate of pay at $19.20 p/h. Minimum requirements: H endorsed MR licence (HR preferred) and must be able to pass company medical examination. Coach Captain required for extended touring duties. Touring in Central Australia and the NT primarily. For interview phone Wayne Thompson on (08) 8952 5688. 1034615v4 Food & Beverage Attendants Alice Springs Airport Casual positions are available in this fun, fast paced environment. A passion for food and a willingness to learn is all you need, as training will be provided. Shifts are rostered over 7 days. Own transport is a necessity. If this sounds like you please call Denise or Simon on 08 8952 4287 or email your resume to ssl-aliceair@bnet.spotless.com.au Centacare NT Alice Springs Family & Community Services Centacare is committed to providing social services to the territory with 10 office locations and 115 employees delivering various pro grams to remote communities and urban settings. Centacare NT is a Social Service Agency of the Catholic Diocese of Darwin. Centacare NT provides a range of family focused alcohol services, family services, employment and community development programs. Family Relationship Worker Centacare requires a full time support worker to assist our Family and Community services team to deliver the Men and Family Relation ships program. The program is designed to engage and support men to assist them to manage a range of relationship issues with partners, ex partners and children. Family Coping/ Mental Health Workers Two vacancies exist for Family Coping/Mental Health Workers for our new program to provide support to families who are affected by Mental Illness. These positions involve; Initiating support groups for those impacted by Mental Illness, assisting in the facilitation of Coping Skills and Community Awareness workshops. Applicants require skills and knowledge in the Mental Illness field. To be considered please: Outline your qualifications and/or experi ence State your ability to work with a culturally diverse client group Mention relevant information to the position If you are interested in making a difference to your community, creating an interesting com ponent to your resume and experiencing a challenge, then consider the benefits of this role and what it can create for your future in social services. Please submit an application to Human Resources by Monday 21 January 2008 to: Leia Pankhurst Human Resources Coordinator Po Box 132 Berrimah NT 0828 Ph: (08) 8944 2033 Fax: (08) 8947 4222 Email: lpankhurst@centacare-nt.org.au Web: centacare-nt.org.au (includes job descriptions) 1055294v2 Manager Alice Springs Mens Hostel The Salvation Army (TSA) is a not for profit Christian organization and the largest support agency in Australia for the homeless. TSA provides an extensive range of health and welfare services throughout the Northern Territory, and is an essential safety net for those who are most vulnerable and disadvantaged. The Salvation Armys Alice Springs Mens Hostel for homeless men is seeking to appoint a Manager. Experience in working with the disad vantaged and those with addiction and mental health issues is desirable and would be an advantage. Experience handling staff and budgets is also desirable. The successful applicant must be willing to work within the principles and policies of The Salvation Army. TSA offer a supporting working environment, training and education opportunities, generous salary packaging arrangements and Northern Territory lifestyle options. If you value working in a stimulating and challenging environment this role is for you. For further information or a Position Description contact the Manager on 08 8952 1434. Written applications addressing the key competencies in the Position Description should be forwarded to: The Manager Salvation Army Red Shield Hostel PO Box 8046 (11 Goyder Street) ALICE SPRINGS 0870 Phone: 08 8952 1434 Fax: 08 8952 902 Applications Close - 25 January 2008. 1023266v2