- Job posted on: 14th Oct 2021
- Applications close:
Almost half of Australian adults will experience a mental health illness at some point in their life. You can make a meaningful difference to the Australian community by joining the Life Without Barriers team. Our mental health teams provide client-led, recovery-orientated mental health support, creating positive change in such a vital industry.
Life Without Barriers is a leading social purpose, not for profit organisation of 8,000 employees working in more than 500 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 individual needs and wants. We encourage people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background and people with disability to apply.
We are looking for an experienced Team Leader for our Mental Health Program based in Adelaide Metro. We provide community-based group and 1:1 lifestyle/home-based support to a large number of clients in the Adelaide metro, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island, Adelaide Hills, and Northern Adelaide areas.
Lead your team to deliver high quality client centred recovery focused supports, collaborating with other leaders and internal stakeholders to ensure smooth daily operations. You will be responsible in leading and motivating a cohort of up to 10 community-based recovery support workers.
We are looking for someone with strong experience in the Disability or Mental Health sectors and a strong understanding of the principles and services available.
Successful candidates will be required to clear relevant state-based probity checks including National Criminal History Record Check and the SA Working with Children Check.
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We are dedicated to playing our part to reduce the spread of COVID-19 and bring continuity of care and support to our clients. With this in mind, if you are successful, we will discuss with you an alternative to a face-to-face interview.