Mental Health Support Worker

Description

Casual positions are
available at our Curraghmore

Residential and Recovery
Support Service

Anglicare Tasmania is a non-profit
organisation providing a wide range of community services to the
people of Tasmania. We are part of the national Anglicare Australia
network of organisations. Anglicare advocates for social justice
and aids people in times of need. We provide programs relating to
health, housing, families, drug and alcohol treatment and support
and more.

We are currently seeking
experienced individuals with flexible availability to work as a
Mental Health Support Worker at our Curraghmore Residential and
Recovery Support Service.

You will be responsible for
providing recovery oriented support for participants by assisting
them to maximise their independence and to facilitate their return
to community living by fostering independent living skills such as
cooking, budgeting, shopping and community engagement.

To be successful you will need:

  • Demonstrated experience working in a collaborative,
    cross-sectoral, team-based approach to service delivery with
    people with diagnosed mental health conditions;
  • The ability to be able to contribute to the development,
    implementation and evaluation of training and other programs
    for participants;
  • A minimum qualification at the Certificate level in Mental
    Health (or relevant experience and willingness to undertake
    this level of training).
  • Accredited Medication Endorsement (training can be
    provided).

What we offer you:

  • an attractive salary including Salary Packaging 
  • professional development opportunities
  • a friendly and supportive work environment

For further information about the
position please contact Roxley Anderson, Coordinator Curraghmore on
0407 516 850 or r.anderson@anglicare-tas.org.au during business
hours.

The Position Description can be
found below.

The successful applicant will be
required to have:

  • a Schedule 1 National Police
    Certificate (no older than 12 months and not an annulled
    record);
  • a current Working with
    Vulnerable People Registration (employment category);
  • a pre-employment medical
    assessment prior to commencement.

Applications close Sunday
15th September 2019, at 6.00pm.

If you are interested in joining our
team, please click on the ‘APPLY FOR THIS
JOB’
link below to commence your application. You
will be required to submit an up to date resume and cover letter
which outlines your relevant skills for the role.

Details

Division: Housing Connect & Supported Residential Services Work Type: Casual Published On: Wednesday, September 04 2019 Closing Date: Sunday, September 15 2019 Position No: 001097 Location: Devonport Apply for this job

Documents

POSITION DESCRIPTION.pdf

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