Carer Coordinator - FACES - Woolloongabba

About the Service
Aftercare's Family and Carer Education and Support (FACES) program is dynamic and unique as the focus is on carers and family members of people with severe and persistent mental health issues. It provides outreach services and education and includes a range of services for families and carers to enhance independence. Support is provided within their home and/or their community.

About the Opportunity

Aftercare has an exciting opportunity for a passionate, community focused Carer Coordinator to join their FACES team based in Woolloongabba on a fixed term, full time basis. This position will be 38 hours per week. As a Carer Coordinator in FACES you will be leading the service to provide support and advice to Carers and family members of clients with lived experience of mental health.

Knowledge of working with families and carers of people with severe and persistent mental health issues in the community and/or outreach setting along with demonstrated skills in group education and facilitation is desirable.

Tertiary qualifications in a related health or welfare discipline are a requirement of this role. Ideally you will have experience working with people with severe and persistent mental health issues in the community and/or outreach setting.

Current Driver's Licence and use of personal car is an essential requirement for this role

About the Benefits!

Aftercare offers a competitive remuneration package. Salary for this role is based on Level 4 of the SCHADS Award. Benefits include flexible working conditions, salary packaging (of up to $15,899 tax free per year), 9.5% superannuation and leave loading of 17.5%. You'll be joining a leading organisation who truly values their employees and prioritises continuous Learning & Development for all. Comprehensive training and induction will be provided.

For more information about this opportunity and/or to submit an application, visit the Careers section of Aftercare's website

Closing date for applications : Monday 14 August 2017

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Job Details

Country Australia
Location CBD & Inner Suburbs, Brisbane
Profession Mental Health jobs / Service Co-ordinators
Worktype Contract
Date Posted 14/08/2017
Expiry Date 12/09/2017
Reference Number 147_MHRCS