The Aboriginal health workforce is growing, with confident and capable professionals working across all disciplines of the health system in both clinical and non-clinical settings. In 2012 the Victorian Government released Koolin Balit, a strategy that provides a way forward for increasing health career opportunities for Aboriginal people in Victoria.
Aboriginal workforce initiatives
Health career opportunities for Aboriginal Victorians are increasing through the Koolin Balit Aboriginal Health Workforce Program 2013–2017.
Karreeta Yirramboi: Aboriginal public sector careers
The goal of Kareeta Yirramboi is to increase Aboriginal participation in the Victorian public sector workforce.
Koolin Balit: Aboriginal health workforce plan
The plan will deliver a Victorian Aboriginal health workforce reflecting the aspirations of Aboriginal people focussing on unlocking workforce capabilities.
Mentoring resource guide
Mentoring guides, tools and programs can be used to develop specific organisational frameworks to support the Victorian Aboriginal health workforce
Reviewed 08 September 2015