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 Early Intervention Psychological Support Response Service (EIPSRS) provides a person-centered approach to recovery tailored to meet the needs of people living with mental ill health in the community. EIPSRS services is an individualised, tiered program of recovery support of up to 12 months delivered to clients with a mix of individual support, one-on-one outreach services and group work. The group programs are designed to support achievement of better life goals and enhance recovery, build daily living skills, maintain sustainable housing, improve relationships with families and carers, develop community connections, build capacity and resilience, and live independently and safely in the community.
We are seeking a dynamic, self-motivated Project Coordinator for a 6 month fixed term (possibility of extension), full or part time opportunity in the Wodonga and Wangaratta regions. Working from home, you will develop, co-design and implement new services including drop-in centres, group programs and educational courses to empower clients to build their capacity and confidence, develop life skills, enhance personal growth, strengthen social and community connections, and live independently to achieve recovery goals and wellbeing. As this position requires travel across the Wodonga and Wangaratta regions a fully maintained company car is provided.
What you’ll bring
To obtain a position description and apply online visit Mind Careers - reference number 492670. Online applications must be submitted by 11pm Wednesday 7 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.