Wednesday , April 17 2024

Dandenong Council Careers – Maternal and Child Health Nurse

Website Dandenong Council

Job Description:

The City of Greater Dandenong currently has opportunity for an innovative and dynamic Maternal and Child Health Nurse with a passion for Sleep and Settling, to join our Maternal and Child Health Team.

The City of Greater Dandenong is centrally located in South East Victoria, providing a range of Maternal and Child Health services to a community that is diverse in both culture and lived experience. We have a strong Early Years Program that fosters support and integration across services and are working towards increased flexibility within the service through both consultation hours and program expansion.

The Victorian State Government has recently provided Local Government with additional funding to provide support for families with identified sleep and settling concerns.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Information sessions to parents and caregivers when babies are newborn, 6-8 months and 18months – 2years
  • Information sessions may be held after hours and on weekends
  • Outreach Consultations to families experiencing vulnerability, that have identified sleep and settling concerns

Job Requirements:

  • Extensive knowledge of child development, including factors that impact on sleep and settling
  • An innovative approach to engagement of families
  • Experience working in both community and home-based settings

Qualification & Experience:

Job Details:

Company: Dandenong Council

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Dandenong, Victoria, Australia

Application Deadline: N/A

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