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Wellbeing Coach - Darwin Adult Mental Health Centre

Neami National

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

Neami National has partnered with the Larrakia Nation to deliver a new Adult Mental Health Centre (AMHC) in Darwin, Northern Territory.

The Darwin AMHC will provide an entry point for adults experiencing distress or crisis, including those at heightened risk of suicide. People engaged with the service will have access to short to medium term targeted care and support, psychoeducation, and support to access other relevant services.

Service delivery will reflect principals of Trauma Informed Care and Recovery Oriented practices and be guided by an extensive co-design processes.

The AMHC will adhere to the principles of the Gayaa Dhuwi (Proud Spirit) Declaration and will work with our partners, the Larrakia Nation in the development and delivery of services to ensure culturally safe services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

About the role:

  • Work within the multidisciplinary team to deliver a range of services to adults experiencing emotional distress, crises, mental ill health and/or addiction, and to their families, support people and carers
  • You will have the ability to be with people when they are distressed, the ability to listen compassionately and to support people to identify and act upon solutions that may improve their wellbeing
  • Full Time/Part Time, Maximum Term contract until 30 June 2023
  • 7 day a week shift work including morning, evening and weekend shifts
  • Located at the Adult Mental Health Centre in Casaurina, Darwin, Northern Territory

Indigenous workers and workers with a lived experience of recovery and mental health challenges are encouraged to apply.

Mandatory Requirements:

  • Criminal record check required before commencement of employment
  • Valid Northern Territory Driver’s licence

Why work with us?

Neami is a values-based organisation, known for its excellence in providing highly skilled evidence based therapeutic services to people with a range of mental health issues. It offers staff members a variety of incentives, such as:

  • Working in a diverse and inclusive organisation
  • Working in an environment which provides for significant collegial support
  • Provision of regular reflective Practice Development sessions and coaching with your supervisor
  • Attractive Salary Packaging available providing tax benefits available for living and entertainment expenses

How to 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:

Ann-Marie O’Brien – Senior Project Officer – Darwin AMHC: ann-marie.obrien@neaminational.org.au, using the subject line: Wellbeing Coach - Darwin Adult Mental Health Centre enquiry via EthicalJobs, or Mobile: 0428 491 508

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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