Youth and Family Services (YFS) Mental Health Support Coordinator

  • Job Reference: YFS Mental Health
  • Date Posted: 31 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Roseberry Community Services Ltd
  • Location: Gladstone, Queensland
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Community & Sport, Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent, Full Time

Job Description

What's on Offer:

• Dynamic workload with flexible hours available
• Professional Development opportunities
• You will be part of a multidisciplinary Recovery-Oriented Mental Health Team

The YFS Mental Health Support Coordinator, is responsible for providing therapeutic case management/support coordination, to youth aged 12 to 21 years experiencing severe/complex mental health challenges.  You will assist in supporting youth to develop a strong community support network, and to help navigate multiple service provider interventions. 

You will provide psychosocial supports which include implementing mental health recovery interventions within your scope of practice, and under the guidance of the Clinical Lead and Team Lead. 

Services are provided in alignment with the Human Services Quality Framework, National Standards for Mental Health services, Child Protection Act 1999,  and with a trauma informed, client-centred, strengths based lens, ensuring delivery of quality evidence-based practice, maintaining staff wellbeing and professional development.

Requirements:

Approved tertiary qualifications in Human Services, Counselling, Social Work, Psychology or Allied Health fields, or be working towards with minimum 2 years relevant sector experience

Application procedure:

Applications should consist of your CV, together with a covering letter of no more than 2 pages in length detailing your experience relevant to the position requirements.

Interviews will commence as suitable applicants are received. 

Applications should be submitted by hitting the “Apply for this job now” button.

View the PD at http://roseberry.org.au/careers

Roseberry Qld is committed to achieving a diverse workforce and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.