Community Engagement Worker:
Part Time FTE 0.8 at headspace Murray Bridge
If you have a passion for making a difference in the lives of young people, 12 – 25 years, particularly those at risk of developing severe mental health issues and with complex needs, then we want to hear from you. We have a rewarding professional part time role available, based at our Murray Bridge Office.
headspace Murray Bridge is seeking a Community Engagement Worker to join our team in Murray Bridge. The key purpose of this role is to promote headspace services in the community, to coordinate community awareness raising activities in the region, and seek to reduce stigma around mental health issues for young people. This position will also foster youth engagement with headspace and seek community feedback around service needs and gaps through the facilitation of a youth reference group and provision of psychosocial group programs.
We are looking for an applicant with a tertiary qualification in a relevant discipline, and/or extensive experience in community development, health promotion, public health, social sciences or education.
Remuneration will be negotiated dependant on skills, experience and qualifications. Our organisation offers generous salary packaging options, 5 weeks Annual Leave & TOIL, in addition to a flexible and supportive working environment.
Job description and advice on how to apply can be obtained on our website: headspace.org.au/murraybridge. All enquiries to Frauke Hobbs, email@example.com or phone (08) 8531 2122.
Applicants are requested to send a covering letter, addressing the key selection criteria, and resume to the Operations Manager, PO Box 558, Murray Bridge 5253 or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by
COB Friday 20th September 2019.
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