- Job posted on: 30th Jun 2020
- Applications close:
Introducing NewAccess, a program licenced by Beyondblue, this is the first time NewAccess will be offered in South East 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 Eastern NSW region are thrilled to be implementing NewAccess for the first time in South East 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 click here.
Provide line supervision and day to day support to a team of six, NewAccess Coaches and Intake Workers ensuring that each staff member is appropriately orientated, supported and supervised. You will ensure weekly and monthly reports are completed and submitted to the Coordinator, Mental Health Programs for submission, support the team to manage referrals and appropriate caseload allocations.
For a full list of our staff benefits, visit https://www.wellways.org/careers-wellways
For a confidential discussion about the role, please contact Amy Bertakis Project Manager on 0417642698 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.