Vacancy: Mental Health Support Officer

An exciting opportunity is available for a suitably qualified person to apply their skills to have a real impact in improving the health outcomes for people with mental illness.

The role will assist in the delivery of psycho-social support working with participants to develop and enhance their ability to live independently in the community through self-directed strategies.

Mental Health Support Officer will:

  • Have experience and/or qualification in Mental Health or related area.
  • Experience in basic case management and/or counselling.
  • Ability to work independently and within a team environment.
  • Have excellent interpersonal and written communication and organisational skills.

Indigenous applicants are strongly encouraged to apply

Applications close Friday 8th of May 2015

Applications must address the Selection Criteria in the Job Description.

Mental Health Support Worker April 2015

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Mental Health First Aid Training dates January – June 2015

MHACA will once again be offering the 12 hour Standard Mental Health First Aid (3rd Edition) throughout the year. Training dates for the first half of the year are as follows.

February 11-12 (Please note this training has been cancelled)

March 26 – 27

May 12 – 13

Please contact us for further information or to register for one of the above programs.

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