Support Worker - Greek Speaking (Part Time)

Burwood

Are you a seasoned mental health professional with knowledge of the Greek culture and language? If so, here is the perfect opportunity to join an organisation whose passion is to provide support to people living with mental illness.

 

What we can offer you:

  • Achieve work life balance in this part time role
  • Very generous salary packaging
  • The opportunity to make a difference

About Us

One Door Mental Health is committed to improving the circumstances and welfare of people with a serious mental illness, their relatives and carers, and professionals working in the area.

The Role

Based at our Burwood office, you will work predominately with the Greek speaking community and Greek and other non-English speaking organisations to understand the needs of people with a mental illness, their families and friends of Greek and culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds, to develop activities to meet the identified needs and to facilitate access to appropriate services, including NDIS for eligible individuals. You will use your excellent communication and organisational skills to ensure that clients have goal orientated Individual Support Plans, facilitate access to social and recreational activities and support clients to gain independent and fully functional living skills.

What you can bring to the role

To be successful in this role you must hold a current and valid WWCC number, Drivers' Licence and have access to a fully insured motor vehicle. A current National Police Certificate (issued within the past 6 months) would be ideal. Demonstrated experience in supporting clients recovering from mental illness and understanding of the recovery based approach is a must. Communication skills are essential as you will work with a variety of people from a Greek speaking background as well as other CALD backgrounds. Knowledge of the Greek language and culture is a must and ability to speak, read and write Greek will be highly regarded.

Please note: It is a requirement that prior to commencing in this role you must possess a current Working with Children Clearance and a National Criminal History Check (within the past 6 months).

Don't miss this opportunity to join a recognised and respected organisation and feel great about what you do!

Previous applicants need not apply.

To apply for this job go to: http://onedoorcareers.org.au & enter ref code: 3802475.

Applications close 02 November 2017

Advertiser details

  • Big Splash HR Solutions Pty Limited


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Job Details

Country Australia
Location CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs, Sydney
Profession Mental Health jobs / Support Workers
Worktype Part Time
Sector NFP
Date Posted 12/10/2017
Expiry Date 10/11/2017
Reference Number 3802475

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