Human Resources and Staff Management

The Practice Assist Tool Kit provides a number of resources and templates to assist in the human resource management of your general practice.

The Tool Kit provides information on employment contracts and agreements, legislative requirements, conditions of employment and a range of template position descriptions for the most common positions found within general practices. 

Employment resources

General practitioner resources

Position description templates

Cultural awareness training

It is recommended that medical and health professionals undertake cultural awareness and safety training prior to commencing work in Western Australia. 

The resources provided below are designed to develop further understanding of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture, and how to deliver culturally appropriate healthcare.

Cultural Wealth Community Health
This publication, developed by Rural Health West, is an introduction to cultural awareness for health professionals working with and caring for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders in Western Australia. In the hope of achieving better health outcomes, the resource raises awareness about mutual respect and cultural understanding which underpins all aspects of the development of strong relationships with Indigenous patients and communities.
The resource is available online, or if you prefer a hard copy of the publication please contact Rural Health West or download an order form.
Online Cultural Awareness and Safety Training
 Registered Cultural Awareness and Safety Training Providers
Practice Assist acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the country on which we work and live and recognises their continuing connection to land, waters and community.

We pay our respects to them and their cultures and to Elders both past and present.