- $88,850 - $92,865 pro rata
- Job posted on: 1st Aug 2022
- Applications close:
“Full citizenship for all people living with a mental illness in Australian society”
The Urgent Mental Health Care Centre (UMHCC) Peer Support Lead is an exciting role responsible for providing leadership and support in the establishment, implementation and development of South Australia’s first Urgent Mental Health Care Centre. The UMHCC is based on our formal partner, RI International’s (RII) “Crisis Now” movement and their international leading lived experience, high engagement, multi-disciplinary crisis model offering an alternative to Emergency Department presentations.
As the Peer Support Lead, you will form part of the UMHCC leadership team and actively lead a team of Peer Support Workers to provide high-quality, individualised care to consumers accessing the UMHCC.
Our ideal candidate will have broad experience in the delivery of mental health support services and the ability to inspire, motivate and coach staff to deliver these. You must have a lived experience of your own mental illness and a rich understanding of your own processes of recovery. You must be willing to purposefully use your own story to help others further their own understanding of recovery.
Neami offers its staff a variety of incentives, such as
If you feel you have the skills and experience to succeed in this role, then please apply.
The terms and conditions of the role are listed in the position description. If you have any further questions not addressed in the advertising words or position description, please contact:
Acting Clinical Services Manager
Lainey.Reynolds@neaminational.org.au, using the subject line: Peer Support Lead - Urgent Mental Health Care Centre - Adelaide enquiry via EthicalJobs
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.