Peer Support Worker - Older People's Mental Health (Macarthur/ Wingecarribee and Liverpool /Bankstown Community Teams) - Perm PT

Health Education Officer
South Western Sydney Local Health District
REQ141640 Requisition #
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How to Apply

To be considered for this position, please ensure you address the selection criteria as thoroughly as possible.

  1. Recognized Degree or other qualification deemed appropriate by the employer/ Certificate IV in Mental Health Peer work or willingness to work towards completing 
  2. Lived experienced of a mental health problem or disorder and willingness to share as part of your work
  3. Demonstrated knowledge of consumer led recovery and recovery principles as they relate to older people.
  4. Ability to work independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team and ability to build effective working relationships with a diverse range of people
  5. Evidence of knowledge and commitment to the application of quality improvement frameworks and evidence based practice
  6. Excellent written and verbal communication skills and computer literacy in a range of programs
  7. Demonstrated commitment to continuing professional education
  8. Experience in planning, delivering and evaluating group and individual interventions

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For role related queries or questions contact Cheryl Mitchell on 02 4654 6347 or via email on

Interview Date Range:  09/12/2019 – 13/12/2019

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