MJD Foundation

Positions Vacant

The following staff positions are being sought by the MJD Foundation.
As at: 15th December 2017

Groote team


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The MJD Foundation is seeking to fill two (2) positions in Darwin commencing in Feb/Mar 2018. We are looking to recruit 2 people across 8 days per week, so if you are interested in part-time or full-time, please apply. We are after an Occupational Therapist and a Social Worker for these roles, but will consider other allied health, health/medical or disability qualifications.

Manager, Community Services (x2) - The Managers, Community Services (MCS) will work as part of a multidisciplinary team that responds to our clients and their families by delivering holistic person-centered practice, and working in partnership with families living with MJD, by valuing and respecting a ‘two-way’ approach. The MCS will provide intensive services and support to families such as assessing client, family and carer needs; planning, information and referral; group work; liaising with and providing access and participation to community groups, welfare agencies, and government bodies.

The role is greatly varied in its day to day tasks, and will provide hands on support to MJD clients and their families living in Darwin, and those visiting Darwin for medical appointments and/or respite. This is a Darwin based position.

In addition, the role will provide support to the senior management team across all core activities of the MJD Foundation (Education, Equipment, Advocacy, Research and Community Services).


APPLICATIONS to be sent to melinda.fajerman@mjd.org.au

Please send your cover letter addressing all criteria in the position description and resumé. Please note that applications that do not address the selection criteria will not be considered.

APPLICATIONS close 15th January 2018

Location: Darwin