Family & Carer Mental Health Support Worker, Broken Hill

Date Posted
12/01/2023
Location
Broken Hill
Salary
Attractive remuneration package.
Contract
Part-time

CatholicCare provides a broad range of programs and services caring for the wellbeing of individuals, families, and communities, especially the vulnerable and at risk.

We are seeking an individual with knowledge and qualifications in the Mental Health sector or working towards a minimum qualification of Diploma in Mental Health or equivalent and with an understanding of the impact of mental illness on carers.

This position provides emotional and practical support to people who are caring for others impacted by mental illness. In the role you will provide support and educative workshops to carers and families, on an individual basis or in groups. 

You will need to be organised with excellent time management skills with well-developed communication skills to build supportive relationships with carers and with other key stakeholders.

The position is part time, based in Broken Hill, with a maximum term contract until 30 June 2023. If further funding is made available, an additional contract may be offered to the incumbent.

An attractive remuneration package is on offer commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Only those who specifically address the essential selection criteria will be considered.

The benefits of working with us:

  • Attractive hourly rate, starting from $35.77 (dependent on experience, skills, and qualifications) + Super
  • Flexible work options.
  • Salary Packaging, package up to $15,900 per year tax free!

For an Information Package and the Selection Criteria, please visit:

Website: ccwf.org.au/about-us/employment

Email: careers@ccwf.org.au

Phone: 02 6850 1788

Applications Close:  5.00pm Friday 10 February 2023

 

Your application should include:

  • a covering letter
  • a current resume
  • contact details of three professional referees
  • Your responses to essential selection criteria
  • Completed CatholicCare application form
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