HASI Support Worker – Lismore

With over 100 years of service, Open Minds has become a reputable and trusted service provider for mental health.  Our Lismore team is looking for an enthusiastic person to join us working with people experiencing mental health and housing difficulties. The role will be a Fixed Term, full-time appointment ending 30 June 2022. BenefitsProvide training in evidenced based change models: Motivational Interviewing and the Acceptance and Commitment modelWork in a professional environmentRegular supervisionRegular peer reflective practiceSupportive and fun teamOpen Minds recognizes that "recovery" is all about personal change. As such we provide change specific training and supervision to develop an understanding about the processes involved, techniques, and communicating methods to work with people effectively.The roleDevelop effective, professional, and collaborative relationships with participants, family, colleagues, and staff from other agencies to assist program participants to make significant positive changes to their livesDo this by being curious to develop an understanding about what a person values and help them take actions that are consistent with their values.Maintain own emotional and physical wellbeing and work with colleagues and managers to provide a safe and enjoyable workplace.Maintain professional responsibilities such as mandatory reporting, legal requirements, contract KPI’s, documentation.YouAn open and self – reflective attitude and commitment to ongoing practice developmentCert IV (min) in Mental Health or related fieldCurrent Drivers LicensePolice and Working with Children Check 60000 AUD Lismore 2480

HASI Support Worker - Lismore

With over 100 years of service, Open Minds has become a reputable and trusted service provider for mental health.  

Our Lismore team is looking for an enthusiastic person to join us working with people experiencing mental health and housing difficulties. The role will be a Fixed Term, full-time appointment ending 30 June 2022. 

Benefits

  • Provide training in evidenced based change models: Motivational Interviewing and the Acceptance and Commitment model
  • Work in a professional environment
  • Regular supervision
  • Regular peer reflective practice
  • Supportive and fun team

Open Minds recognizes that "recovery" is all about personal change. As such we provide change specific training and supervision to develop an understanding about the processes involved, techniques, and communicating methods to work with people effectively.

The role

  • Develop effective, professional, and collaborative relationships with participants, family, colleagues, and staff from other agencies to assist program participants to make significant positive changes to their lives
  • Do this by being curious to develop an understanding about what a person values and help them take actions that are consistent with their values.
  • Maintain own emotional and physical wellbeing and work with colleagues and managers to provide a safe and enjoyable workplace.
  • Maintain professional responsibilities such as mandatory reporting, legal requirements, contract KPI’s, documentation.

You

  • An open and self – reflective attitude and commitment to ongoing practice development
  • Cert IV (min) in Mental Health or related field
  • Current Drivers License
  • Police and Working with Children Check

Open Minds is a registered NDIS provider. Our team works to enhance mental health and wellbeing by delivering tailored supports to people living with mental ill health, disability or acquired brain injury.

www.openminds.org.au