- Job posted on: 29th Jun 2020
- Applications close:
Introducing NewAccess, a program licenced by Beyondblue, this is the first time NewAccess will be offered in South Eastern NSW. A once in a lifetime opportunity to kick start your new career, no qualifications are required, you will be provided full training and have ongoing, regular supervision.
Wellways Australia is a leading not-for-profit organisation dedicated to ensuring all Australians lead active and fulfilling lives in their community. We work with individuals, families and the community to help them imagine and achieve better lives. We advocate for change to make sure people can access the best possible care and information when they need it. We provide a wide range of services and assistance for people of all ages with mental health issues, disabilities, and those requiring community care. People with lived experience, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds bring highly valued skills to our workforce.
Wellways' South East NSW region are thrilled to be implementing NewAccess for the first time in NSW. NewAccess was developed and is licenced by Beyondblue, it is an adaption of the Increased Access to Psychological Therapy (IAPT) model. The program is a free mental health coaching program, utilising Low-intensity Cognitive Behavioural Therapy practices, designed to provide accessible, quality services for anyone finding it hard to manage life stress. For more information about NewAccess visit: https://www.beyondblue.org.au/get-support/newaccess/about-newaccess
Under the direction and support of the Team Leader, NewAccess, the Intake Officer provides the day to day intake and assessment functions is the first point of call for those on a waitlist and provides active wait-list management strategies. You will be required to undertake travel around NSW to offer services.
For a full list of our staff benefits, visit https://www.wellways.org/careers-wellways
To download a copy of the position description please visit our careers page.
For a confidential discussion about the role, please contact Amy Bertakis Project Manager on 0417642698 or email firstname.lastname@example.org using the subject line: Intake Support Worker, NewAccess - South Eastern NSW enquiry via EthicalJobs.
Shortlisting and interviews will commence prior to closing date.
We warmly encourage people from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities and people with a lived experience of mental health and disability to apply.
Wellways Australia Limited is committed to the safeguarding of children and vulnerable people.
All applicants applying for roles within Wellways must undergo a screening process prior to their successful appointment.
To apply click on Apply Now & enter ref code: 5125358.