- Job posted on: 2nd Feb 2024
- Applications close:
Mind strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, people with a lived and living experience of mental distress and recovery, and applicants from all cultures, genders, sexualities, bodies, abilities, spiritualities, ages and backgrounds.
Mind Australia is one of the country’s leading community-managed specialist mental health service providers with a range of residential, mobile outreach, centre based and online services. We have been supporting people living with the day-to-day impacts of mental illness, as well as their families, friends and carers for over 45 years.
We provide practical and motivational support that helps people to develop the skills they need to move on, thrive and improve the quality of their lives. It’s an approach to mental health and wellbeing that looks at the whole person in the context of their daily life. Mind is committed to diversity and social inclusion.
The Country Wellness Connections (CWC) program provides psychosocial support services and community connection to people experiencing mental ill health in country South Australia. The CWC service delivers a person-centered approach to recovery and a range of tailored non-clinical community-based supports, mental health counselling and improved access to the NDIS to help them get on with their lives. Clients are supported to enhance connections with community services, engage in social activities and community groups, build capacity and daily living skills, develop confidence to live independently, achieve recovery goals and improve quality of life.
We are seeking a compassionate, self-motivated Community Mental Health Practitioner for a 3 month fixed-term, part time (15.2hours per week) opportunity to in the Riverland area. You will deliver positive person-centred outreach services to clients to achieve their wellbeing and recovery goals, build social and life skills, strengthen relationships with family and friends, enhance support networks, and capacity to live independently in the community.
To obtain a position description and apply online click Apply Now to visit Mind Careers - reference number 494755. Please contact the person below for more information.
Melanie Cranmer, Team Leader Lived Experience
The successful applicant is required to complete comprehensive reference and background checking prior to employment, including a Working with Children Check, NDIS Workers Screening Check and the ability to obtain vaccinations against COVID-19.
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