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.
About the role
The Allied Health service offers a targeted range of specialist supports and clinical services that maximise recovery outcomes for clients with complex mental ill health issues and dual disabilities. Operating in the context of the community, services focus on supporting people to achieve their better life goals which reflect Mind’s Model of Recovery Orientated Practice. Clients are provided specialist clinical assessments and therapies, counselling, mentoring and coaching, education and vocational support, housing and linkage services, NDIS planning and access supports.
We are seeking a self-motivated, compassionate Occupational Therapist for a permanent, full or part time opportunity to work within a dynamic team in the Melbourne metropolitan area. Working remotely, you will provide transdisciplinary clinical services and deliver meaningful evidence-based, time limited psychological therapies within a stepped care framework responsive to the needs of clients experiencing mental health challenges.
What you’ll bring
To obtain a position description and apply online visit Mind Careers - reference number 492518. Online applications must be submitted by 11pm Thursday 8 December 2022. Please contact the person below for more information.
Mind strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, people with a lived experience of mental ill health and recovery, and applicants from all cultures, genders, sexualities, bodies, abilities, spiritualities, ages and backgrounds. The successful applicant is required to complete comprehensive reference and background checking prior to employment, including a Working with Children Check, NDIS Workers Screening Check and the ability to obtain vaccinations against COVID-19.