Clinical Administration Officer, PCS

  • Are you looking to pave your way in a rewarding career in medical office administration?
  • Are you keen to apply your skills and experience within the largest Aboriginal community controlled health organisation in SA?
  • Do you want to work in an environment that utilises your attention to detail and multi-skilling and supports ongoing training and professional development appeal to you?

About Nunkuwarrin Yunti

Nunkuwarrin Yunti, the foremost Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation in Adelaide aims to promote and deliver improvement in the health and wellbeing of all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and their families in the greater metropolitan area of Adelaide and to advance their social, cultural and economic status. The Organisation places a strong focus on a client centred approach to the delivery of services and a collaborative working culture to achieve the best possible outcomes for clients.

About the Opportunity

Nunkuwarrin Yunti has an exciting opportunity for a Clinical Administration Officer to join our Primary Care Services (PCS) team in a full time position, based in Adelaide, CBD.

As the Clinical Administration Officer you will be key to the successful operation of a range of clinic administrative functions working closely with Primary Care Services leadership team and clinical staff. You will undertake high quality, timely and efficient business management activities, including support and advice to enhance Medicare income, records and asset management and stock control within the Primary Care Services Unit.

About you

We are looking for someone who is the right fit within PCS and Nunkuwarrin Yunti.

You will bring enthusiasm and professionalism, along with skills and experience in office administration and possess a high level of computer literacy, particularly in the Microsoft Office Suite. Perhaps you come from a Clinical, Health or Practice Management background; have experience in a dynamic, busy working environment; or bring knowledge gained through study (vocational, diploma, degree).

You may bring the following desirable skills and experience in:

  • Patient Information Management Systems (e.g. Communicare, Best Practice or Medical Director)
  • Asset management
  • Electronic document records management systems (EDRMS)

What is important to us is your willingness to learn and develop within the role, with the ability to quickly and confidently learn new systems and processes. And critical to success is your ability to demonstrate:

  • your capacity to work harmoniously in a fast paced multi-disciplinary team environment, manage your time, set priorities, and use your initiative to meet deadlines and achieve work objectives
  • well-developed interpersonal and communication skills, including the ability to liaise with a range of stakeholders
  • confidentiality when dealing with matters of a sensitive or confidential nature
  • an understanding of contemporary issues facing Aboriginal people and the impacts these have on Indigenous Australian societies and cultures, with experience working in an Aboriginal setting highly regarded

Due to the nature of this role, applicants from an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander background are encouraged to apply.

To apply

Please click here to view a full position description.

Your application should include cover letter, resume and completion of the application form (click here) and/or inquiries  are to be emailed to Human Resources hr@nunku.org.au

Candidates who do not complete and submit the Application Form and Covering Letter and CV will not be considered further for this position. 

We encourage and thank all applicants for their time, however only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Please note: A current SA Driver’s Licence and the ability to drive in the course of work activities is a requirement of this role. Employment will also be subject to a National Police Clearance and a Working with Children Check prior to successful employment.

Please note applications close by COB, 23 August 2019.