Mental Health Support workers

Selection Criteria/Key Competencies

Essential

  • Certificate III or IV in Community, Aged Care, Disability or Mental Health
  • Previous experience as a Support Worker.
  • Minimum 3 days Full time availability during the week.
  • Must have a reliable vehicle, Driver’s License and ability to travel with third party insurance.
  • Current First Aid Certificate or willingness to obtain one.
  • Current National Criminal History Check or willingness to obtain one.
  • Current Working with Children’s Check or willingness to obtain one.
  • Prove you have the rights to work in Australia.
  • A genuine desire to provide quality care and enhance the lives of our clients.
  • Reliable, responsible attitude towards work and able to commit to regular hours ongoing.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Access to smart phone.
  • Ability to provide a person-centered approach that empowers the client’s independence and choice.
  • Experience in managing challenging behaviours and ensuring a safe environment for the client.
  • Flexibility to work hours that meet the needs of our clients i.e. morning, day, afternoon, evening, night, sleepovers, active nights, weekend, public holidays.