- Job posted on: 23rd Sep 2021
- Applications close:
With significant growth, service innovation, outstanding clinical outcomes and business stability, this is an exciting time to join Queensland’s leading NGO mental health service provider.
A recent independent staff feedback evaluation shows RFQ staff enjoy a culture of success and a work environment that benchmarks above industry norms in the Health and Community Services sectors. A best scored attribute in the evaluation shows an organisation that provides a flexible work environment.
Richmond Fellowship Queensland (RFQ) is seeking a professional and motivated person to be part of its passionate Toowoomba team.
The position is a collaborative relationship with Jaydon Adam Memorial Foundation (JAMF) which delivers programs and services responsive to the cultural needs and aspirations of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Youth. JAMF promote and deliver improvement in the mental well-being of all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and non-indigenous people in Toowoomba and the Darling Downs to advance their social, cultural, and economic status. This position is responsible for providing recovery support and promoting the wellbeing its adults, with a focus on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander persons. A key part of the role will include nurturing linkages with Indigenous organisations and communities.
Working in this role involves:
As of 1 February 2021, a new worker screening commenced in Queensland for workers that provide supports and services to people with a disability. For further information please visit: https://workerscreening.communities.qld.gov.au/workers/you-start.
Richmond Fellowship Queensland (RFQ) is a leader in the provision of professional recovery-oriented psychosocial services throughout Queensland, and nationally via telehealth services.
Today, RFQ provides a diversity of evidence based psychosocial recovery. From working in acute mental health wards and correctional facilities and supporting discharge and release pathways, to keeping people healthy in the community, RFQ’s vision captures the passion and conviction of our work: A future recovered for people facing mental health challenges and social disadvantage.
This statement of hope is also captured in RFQ’s logo, Recovered Futures. Our RFQ community inspires and reassures people in recovery that there is hope and a future.
Please submit your application (maximum two pages), addressing full list of selection criteria, skills and attributes outlined on the position description, together with your resume identifying two referees (including current report).
Further information about the role can be obtained by contacting Area Manager, Laura Lattanzio on 07 3363 2699.
To view and download the position description please CLICK HERE.
RFQ has a diversified workforce and encourages applications from people with a lived mental health experience, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, and culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.
Applications will be progressively considered upon receipt.