- Contract, Part Time
- Disability Services, Mental Health and Counselling, Project Management
- Not For Profit (NFP)
- Job posted on: 12 Nov 2018
- Applications close: 26 Nov 2018 (expired)
VMIAC is the peak Victorian non-government organisation for people with lived experience of mental health or emotional issues. VMIAC engages in a number of activities, including information provision, peer support and self-help. VMIAC provides individual, group and systemic advocacy along with research and evaluation, education and training.
To provide information on the National Disability Scheme review and appeals process and advocate for VMIAC consumers and consumer groups who have a lived experience with mental illness, enabling them to make their own choices and have their rights and interests respected. In particular, working in a varied rural and metro capacity which will include the development of resources for distribution. It will include looking at options to work with the clinical mental health sector to communicate with potential NDIS participants.
The funded Project Activity includes access information to supportive services, and advocacy as captured under the following headings;
A full Position Description is attached below.