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Carer Consultant


Employer: Melbourne Health
Work Type/s: Part Time
Classification/s: Care & Support Work, Mental Health & Counselling
Sector/s: State Government
Location: Melbourne

Job posted on: 02 October, 2019.
Applications close: 16 October, 2019. (Expired)

  • Based in cosmopolitan Moonee Ponds
  • Working with consumers during their recovery
  • Access a range of employee benefits including salary packaging
  • Part Time ongoing, 32 hours per fortnight

Life With Us:

The Inner West Area Mental Health Service is committed to working with consumers during their recovery by offering holistic and evidence-based (EB) treatment, which is inclusive of family/carers and provided by clinicians with well-developed skills.

A Job To Be Proud Of:

  • Work within the Inner West Area Mental Health Services – Royal Melbourne Hospital, to build service collaboration and inclusion of families and carers in program development to achieve better outcomes in service delivery
  • Work closely with carers and lived experience workforce to ensure carer perspective is incorporated at all levels including planning, development, evaluation and training
  • Participate in leadership groups of the service, project development, consultation and liaison with carers and partake in the leadership of the Carer Advisory Group

Your Contribution:

  • Demonstrated experience as a Carer/Family member of an Adult Consumer of an Area Mental Health Service
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively within a team
  • Well-developed writing skills enabling prompt preparation of documentation & reports

Our Commitment to You:

  • NWMH boasts a sophisticated learning structure and we pride ourselves on supporting continuing professional development
  • We are a values-based organisation. A career with us is a rewarding experience, offering great prospects for career diversity and professional advancement
  • Attractive salary and working conditions including annual and CPD leave, salary packaging
  • Comprehensive Health & Wellbeing Programs including; staff health service, peer support program and EAP

Connect With Us:

Get to know us at www.nwmh.org.au.

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