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Community Rehabilitation & Support Worker - Murray Bridge

Neami National

Full citizenship for all people living with mental health issues in Australian society

  • Part Time (0.6FTE), Maximum Term Contract until 30 June 2022
  • Provide a range of rehabilitation and support to consumers, tailored to meet individual needs
  • Consumer Service Delivery Level 2: $64,363 - $69,031 (pro rata)

About the program

The Community Rehabilitation and Support Workers will work within the Intensive Home Support Services (IHBSS) program. IHBSS is aimed at people aged 16 years and over who have experienced acute episodes of mental illness. In practice, people often have a range of other complex needs as well. Each person is provided with up to three months of intensive support in their home either after leaving a hospital as a way of ‘stepping down’, or ‘stepping up’ to receiving support as a way to avoid a hospital admission. Referrals are made through community mental health teams.

The hours of service will reflect the needs of the consumers and therefore some extended hours coverage is expected.

About the role:

  • Provide a range of rehabilitation and support to consumers, tailored to meet their individual needs
  • Work closely with clinical case managers and other community partner organisations in order to deliver the best possible comprehensive service to consumers

Why you should come and work for us:

  • Generous salary packaging with rewarding NFP fringe benefit tax exemptions
  • Extensive Learning and Development Program
  • Regular Practice Development sessions and coaching with your supervisor

Mandatory requirements:

Neami National will require, as part of our condition of employment, that all candidates applying for any position must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 (or have received one dose of an approved COVID-19 vaccine and have a scheduled appointment to receive their second dose.)

Candidates will be required to provide appropriate evidence of COVID-19 vaccination to Neami National.

  • Current Working with Children Check
  • Current Vulnerable Person Check
  • Australian Working Rights
  • Drivers license
  • It is a requirement of the Community Rehabilitation and Support Worker (CRSW) position that you hold, and provide Neami evidence of, a Mental Health (or equivalent Human Services or Community Services) qualification of Certificate IV level or above, or complete such a qualification within 2 years of your commencement of employment
  • Police check (refer to PD) – disclosable outcomes considered
  • Suitable Vehicle: A roadworthy vehicle insured to a minimum level covering 3rd party fire and theft (comprehensive cover is recommended). The vehicle must be capable of transporting multiple passengers in a safe manner.

How to apply:

If you feel you have the skills and experience to succeed in this role, then please click Apply Now.

The terms and conditions of the role are listed in the position description attached below. If you have any further questions not addressed in the advertising words or position description, please contact:

Name: Sandra Bennett, Service Manager – Murray Bridge

Ph: (08) 8531 2395 or Mob: 0427 424 086

We celebrate multidisciplinary teams and value the rich skills and experiences brought by applicants from a range of sectors and professional backgrounds. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

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