Permanent Part Time/Casual positions available offering flexibility to work weekdays, weekends, evenings, and sleepovers.
Rewarding shift work rates apply.
Opportunity to work in partnership with CAMHS services to support vulnerable young people in the ACT.
Fun, innovative team environment.
The Program – Your Team
CatholicCare and ACT Child & Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) work in partnership to deliver STEPS. The STEPS program provides 24-hour residential support to up to five young people aged 13 to 18 years who have moderate to severe mental illness. The program is a step up/step down model working within a case management framework to assist young people to identify recovery goals and work towards these with their CAMHS clinician and their other supports, including family. The program services young people across the whole of the ACT.
As a Mental Health Service Assistant, you will:
What we offer
Rewarding opportunities exist for enthusiastic people seeking meaningful careers, helping people in the wider community in a diverse range of program areas. CatholicCare's employment benefits include a generous salary packaging option, free parking, and professional development in a family friendly environment.
CatholicCare is the social services arm of the Catholic Archdiocese of Canberra and Goulburn. Our mission is to provide quality services to people by promoting healthy, inclusive communities through relationships, partnerships and collaboration while adhering to our values of Solidarity, Stewardship, Respect, and Excellence.
The ideal person we are looking for has:
To be considered for this role you will be also required to hold:
To apply you must:
Applications that do not meet the above requirements will not be considered.
Please send your applications to: Neha Kumar – Mental Health Programs Manager Email: Neha.Kumar@catholiccare.cg.org.au Phone: 6163 7600
Closing Date: COB Friday 17th March 2023
CatholicCare has a commitment to child safeguarding and zero tolerance to child abuse. CatholicCare is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Applications are strongly encouraged from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people; people with a disability; people who identify as LGBTIQ; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.