- $94,000 + superannuation
- Job posted on: 5th Aug 2022
- Applications close:
The Mental Health Council of Tasmania (MHCT) is the peak body for community managed mental health services in Tasmania. We represent and promote the interests of our members and work closely with Tasmanian Government agencies and Primary Health Tasmania to ensure sectoral input into public policies and programs. We advocate for reform and improvement within the Tasmanian mental health system.
Strengthen and advocate for our communities and service providers to support the mental health and wellbeing of all Tasmanians.
Every Tasmanian has access to the resources and support needed for good mental health and wellbeing.
Compassionate and respectful, collaborative, and supportive, responsive, and adaptive, leading and engaging.
The Mental Health and Wellbeing Coordinator will be responsible for the identification of mental health and wellbeing programs, training, and community groups operating in Tasmania through research, consultations, and the establishment of steering committees and advisory groups. The Mental Health and Wellbeing Coordinator will support the development and execution of a mental wellbeing literacy campaign to attract and engage individuals, community, and organisations in raising awareness and understanding of mental wellbeing through the expansion and redesign of the checkin website.
The position requires a self-motivated professional with demonstrated experience in the development and implementation of evidence-based statewide or national health promotion campaigns. Experience in identifying key stakeholders and the establishment, and facilitation of steering committees and advisory groups, together with a good understanding of population-based approaches to health and wellbeing is required.
For a full list of duties and responsibilities, please see the attached position description.