- Job posted on: 30th Jul 2021
- Applications close:
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 40 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.
Mind’s Community Services, Country Wellness Connections (CWC) program provides psychosocial support services and community connection to individuals experiencing mental ill health in country South Australia. CWC services operate in partnership with consumers, families and carers to provide a range of non-clinical community-based support to help individuals achieve their goals, connect to services and improve quality of life.
We are seeking a self-motivated, dynamic Community Mental Health Practitioner for a permanent, part time (23 hours per week) opportunity in the Riverland area to provide services in line with Mind’s My Better Life Model. Working from home, you will play an integral role supporting individuals to achieve their recovery goals through 1:1 support, enabling shared supports and group work facilitation to enhance recovery, personal growth and activities of daily living.
To obtain a position description and apply online click Apply Now - reference number 14509.
We welcome applications from Indigenous Australians, people with a lived experience of mental ill health and recovery, people with disability, those who identify as LGBTIQ and applicants from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. The successful applicant is required to complete comprehensive reference and background checking prior to employment, including a Working with Children Check and NDIS Worker Screening Check.