- Job posted on: 16th Feb 2021
- Applications close:
Thank you for your interest in applying for the position of Youth Peer Support Worker.
The Youth Peer Support Worker will work as part of the headspace Adelaide Service. The Peer Support Worker will utilise their personal experience of mental ill-health and recovery to engage with the clients of the service. The Peer Support Worker will draw from a strengths based recovery orientated service of care and act as a role model towards recovery for people experiencing mental illness. In addition, they will work collaboratively with headspace staff.
The successful applicant will draw on the core values and principles of Peer Worker including:
The overall aim of the Peer Support Program is to draw upon young people’s lived experience of mental health difficulties and recovery in order to:
Ideally the successful applicant will have a certificate IV in Mental Health / Peer Work or equivalent, however Sonder are committed to supporting individuals reach qualifications required for this role and can discuss the incumbent working towards the certificate rather than already achieved
Click Apply Now. Applicants are requested to send a covering letter, addressing the key selection criteria, and resume to Sonder via our careers portal on our website.
All enquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org, using the subject line:Youth Peer Support Worker enquiry via EthicalJobs.
Full position descriptions are available at http://sonder.net.au/careers/.
Remuneration will be negotiated dependent on skills, experience and qualifications. Additionally, you will be offered a range of outstanding benefits including generous salary packaging options, TOIL, meal & entertainment allowances, paid parental leave, bonus Christmas leave & mileage allowance all of which will significantly boost your overall package.