regional community advisor in Sydney CBD

posted
contact
demi mcallan, randstad
job type
temporary
salary
AU$ 54.00 per hour

job details

posted
location
sydney cbd, new south wales
specialism
government & defence
job type
temporary
working hours
Full-Time
salary
AU$ 54.00 per hour
reference number
90M0389306_1560845861
contact
demi mcallan, randstad
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job description

Opportunity:

  • This role is a 1 year full time temp contract paying $54ph + super.
  • Working in a Federal Government Department based in Sydney CBD (2 minutes form central station).
  • This is a large national program roll-out meaning we have multiple vacancies available nationally.

Overview:

To utilise your past experience (of both mental health & the defence force) by supporting & educating the community, war veterans and their family about mental health recovery support/services/techniques available to foster a healthy wellbeing.

Duties:

  • To provide personalised peer support services, advise and advocacy to current and former ADF members.
  • To engage and form partnerships with similar service providing organisations.
  • To promote the services and tools that our client offers to veteran’s and their family.
  • To respectfully utilise your experience to promote a recovery focused approach, support others and engage with internal and external stakeholders.
  • To promote the regional roll-out of the mental health recovery and wellness program.

Criteria:

To be successfully considered you:

  • Must have a current and valid Drivers License
  • Must be an Australian Citizen
  • Must have worked in the Australian Defence Force (ADF) OR have been a partner/carer of someone who has.
  • Must have been affected by Mental Health at a stage in your life which you received treatment, counselling or assistance with.
  • Must be willing to obtain a Working with Children Check &/or vulnerable people clearance.

Apply now:

Please include a detailed cover letter highlighting your key interest in the opportunity and covering your previous life experiences in mental health & the ADF.

For any questions please call Demi at Randstad on 02 8215 1063.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.

skills

Public Sector, Federal Govt., APS 4

qualification

ideally a cert 4 in Mental health (not mandatory)

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree