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Mental Health Recovery Worker

Advertiser: Uniting Victoria and Tasmania3.2 out of 53.2 overall rating (41 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
14 Jan 2020
Location
Horsham & Grampians
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Community Services & Development, Child Welfare, Youth & Family Services

Mental Health Recovery Worker

  • Leading Community Services Organisation
  • Salary packaging, and competitive sector remuneration
  • Full-time,  maximum term contract ending 30/06/2021
  • Location – based in Horsham

About the opportunity

The Mental Health Recovery Worker will work as part of a Mental Health Team providing recovery focused support and advocacy to people with a mental illness.

The position will provide an outcome focused time limited form of mental health recovery modelled service delivery, which will be individualised, person centred and goal focused.

Through individual program planning the position will support participants' lifestyle choices and assist participants to access community resources, enhance their everyday living skills, identify and achieve their mental health and wellbeing goals.

The position will support participants as they navigate through the NDIS process and then provide specific supports according to the NDIS participant's mental health goals and in accordance with the mental health supports we offer.

Position Description

About you

We're looking for motivated people who have a genuine interest in supporting and empowering people with mental illness in their recovery and assisting them to achieve their mental health and wellbeing goals.

How to apply

If this sounds like you, apply today by emailing the below to Careers@vt.uniting.org

  • Cover Letter (1 page addressing the key selection criteria and outlining your suitability according to the position description)
  • Current Resume (no more than 3 pages)

Get in touch

Michelle Freeman – 53624000 or Tanya Aschenbrenner – 5362 4000

Applications will close on 28 Jan 2020.

About Uniting
At Uniting we are passionate about working together to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.

Learn more
Visit: vt.uniting.org

Uniting is a child safe organisation and is committed in everyday practice to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all children, at all times. As a ‘child safe’ organisation, employment with Uniting is subject to a satisfactory national (and international where relevant) police check and Working With Children Check (in Victoria) and/or Working With Vulnerable People Check (in Tasmania) prior to commencement of any paid or unpaid work and/or participation in any service or undertaking.

Uniting is also committed to equal opportunity and ensuring the workplace is reflective of the community. We encourage people from different backgrounds to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with a disability. 

  • Leading Community Services Organisation
  • Salary packaging, and competitive sector remuneration
  • Full-time,  maximum term contract ending 30/06/2021
  • Location – based in Horsham

About the opportunity

The Mental Health Recovery Worker will work as part of a Mental Health Team providing recovery focused support and advocacy to people with a mental illness.

The position will provide an outcome focused time limited form of mental health recovery modelled service delivery, which will be individualised, person centred and goal focused.

Through individual program planning the position will support participants' lifestyle choices and assist participants to access community resources, enhance their everyday living skills, identify and achieve their mental health and wellbeing goals.

The position will support participants as they navigate through the NDIS process and then provide specific supports according to the NDIS participant's mental health goals and in accordance with the mental health supports we offer.

Position Description

About you

We're looking for motivated people who have a genuine interest in supporting and empowering people with mental illness in their recovery and assisting them to achieve their mental health and wellbeing goals.

How to apply

If this sounds like you, apply today by emailing the below to Careers@vt.uniting.org

  • Cover Letter (1 page addressing the key selection criteria and outlining your suitability according to the position description)
  • Current Resume (no more than 3 pages)

Get in touch

Michelle Freeman – 53624000 or Tanya Aschenbrenner – 5362 4000

Applications will close on 28 Jan 2020.

About Uniting
At Uniting we are passionate about working together to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.

Learn more
Visit: vt.uniting.org

Uniting is a child safe organisation and is committed in everyday practice to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all children, at all times. As a ‘child safe’ organisation, employment with Uniting is subject to a satisfactory national (and international where relevant) police check and Working With Children Check (in Victoria) and/or Working With Vulnerable People Check (in Tasmania) prior to commencement of any paid or unpaid work and/or participation in any service or undertaking.

Uniting is also committed to equal opportunity and ensuring the workplace is reflective of the community. We encourage people from different backgrounds to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with a disability. 

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