Community Mental Health Practitioner - Peer Worker
Newly Created opportunity| Join a Not for Profit truly living their values New Youth Step Up Step Down Service | Recovery Orientated Practice Caboolture | Full Time Commencing in February 2020 Mind Australia Limited is one of the country's leading community-managed specialist mental health service providers. We have been supporting people dealing with the day-to-day impacts of mental illness, as well as their families, friends and carers for over 40 years. Mind is committed to diversity and social inclusion.
You will have Tertiary qualifications (minimum Cert IV in Mental Health, Psychology, Social Work, Occupational Therapy or other health related field as designated by Mind A personal lived experience of mental ill health and recovery AND the ability and willingness to use and draw from your experience to support, inform and influence the work of the team Proven experience in working in a recovery orientated framework Strong verbal and written communication skills including the use of Microsoft/other software The ability to build relationships with internal and external stakeholders Whatâ€™s on offer Rewarding roles with a Not for Profit truly living their values Attractive Not For Profit Salary Packaging benefits Training and support to Mindâ€™s Peer Support framework Supportive team environments Career & development opportunities Interested? We welcome applications from Indigenous Australians, people with a lived experience of mental ill health and recovery, people with disability, those who identify as LGBTIQ and applicants from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. The successful applicant will be required to complete comprehensive reference and background checking prior to employment, including a Working with Children Check and National Police Check. To obtain a position description and apply online visit www.
mindaustralia.org.au/work-us/jobs-mind - reference number 12238.
Online applications must be submitted by 11.00pm on Sunday 24 November 2019 . Please contact below for more information.