- Part Time
- Mental Health and Counselling, Care and Support Work
- Not For Profit (NFP)
- Regional WA
- Job posted on: 16 Jul 2019
- Applications close: 31 Jul 2019 (expired)
Life Without Barriers is a leading social purpose, not for profit organisation of 7,000 employees working in more than 440 communities across Australia. We support children, young people and families, people with disability, older people and people with mental illness. We work with people who are homeless and refugees and asylum seekers.
We want to employ people who reflect the diversity of our clients to ensure we can support each client's individual needs and wants. We encourage people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background and people with disability to apply.
Located in Derby, you will provide practical assistance to people with mental illness to help them achieve their personal goals as part of the ICLS program. Helping clients develop better relationships with family and friends and manage their everyday tasks. Clients are assisted to access services and participate economically and socially in the community, increasing their opportunities for recovery.
You will be required to deliver coordinated, integrated and complementary support to participants living with mental health issues while aiding in their recovery journey, assisting them to building relationships and providing holistic support.
The position will be available on 12 month fixed term contract. The hours can offered as two contracts (initially 6hrs and 10hrs per week) or one 16 hours + per week contract. There is potential for the hours will increase as the client numbers increase.
Successful candidates will be required to clear probity checks including National Criminal History Record Check and Working with Children Check.