5 Jul 2019

Contract Mental Health Support Worker, CLS – P/T & F/T position – Tuggerah

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Job Description

Tuggerah NSW
For over 40 years, Parramatta Mission has supported some of the most disadvantaged and marginalised people in society, including those experiencing homelessness, crisis, domestic violence and living with mental illness. Our values are grace, inclusion, dignity, faith and hope. We are an equal opportunity employer who values, respects and supports diversity within the workplace and the community.

Community Living Supports, Mental Health Support Worker, Parramatta Mission:

Part time & Full time Shift Worker positions – Contract 30.6.2022
Across 7 Days a week on a rotating roster
SCHADS Award – Plus Salary packaging
Enrich your career development in this dynamic position with the Community Living Supports program. This program is about delivering non-clinical psychosocial supports to people with a severe mental illness.

We have a Part Time Shift Worker role – approximately 22.8 hours a week and we also seek a Full Time Shift Worker. This opportunity would suit candidates who want to make a difference in people’s lives, are resilient, empathetic and motivated to realize change that makes a difference.

Remuneration package – Salary for this role is based on SCHADS classification plus salary packaging.

Skills and Experiences:
Essential Criteria:
Minimum Certificate IV in Mental Health or related field.
Experience working with consumers with severe and persistent mental illness.
Understanding of the Principles of Recovery Orientated Mental Health Practice.
Ability to work as a member of a cohesive team.
Effective communication, both written and verbal.
Demonstrated ability to develop individual support plans with consumers.
A current full driver’s license.
Ability to utilize computer based software and programs.
Willingness to work a rotating roster including a mixture week days/nights, weekends and public holidays
To be eligible to apply for this position you must have an appropriate Australian or New Zealand work visa. www.kids.nsw.gov.au and be willing to undertake Criminal History checks if successful.

We would like to thank you for your interest in this position.

Parramatta Mission welcomes applications from people of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent, people from a culturally and linguistically diverse background and people with a lived experience of mental illness

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