Amazing opportunity to make a true difference!.Fixed Term, full-time role until January 2019.Gladstone based.Multiple positions available.Community Solutions is a unique community service organisation providing an innovative and diverse range of services to individuals and families, throughout regional communities.  Following an amalgamation in October 2014, Community Solutions and Endeavour Foundation aspire to make a profound and positive difference for individuals, families and communities, through the delivery of a greater range of service options.About The Role:Based in Gladstone we are currently seeking an experienced and passionate Support Worker to join our Personal Helpers and Mentors (PhaMs) Program in Gladstone. This is a full time, fixed term role until 25 January 2019.The Personal Helpers and Mentors (PHaMs) service:aims to provide increased opportunities for recovery for people whose lives are severely affected by mental illness takes a strengths-based, recovery approach, and assists people aged 16 years and over whose ability to manage their daily activities and to live independently in the community is impacted because of a severe mental illness. The successful candidate will enjoy developing relationships while utilising their experience to understand the needs and aspirations of the people they support and develop tailored Recovery Plans.The role involves outreach work, advocacy, liaison with community providers and promoting the development of skills for daily life and independent living. The Requirements:Certificate IV Mental Health or willingness to work towards  Drivers Licence Experience working in community services and/or mental health Currently have or eligible to obtain a Blue Card,  Disability Services Positive Notice Card and Criminal History Check Knowledge of community services and resources.The Benefits:Amazing team Supportive Manager Excellent opportunity to make a lasting difference in your community Mobile phone and laptop provided Flexible salary packaging options. Applications close Friday 9th of February 2018.Community Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we encourage applications from people with culturally diverse backgrounds, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people with disabilities.Position Description Australia - QLD Gladstone & Central QLD

Support Worker (PHaMs) - Gladstone

  • Amazing opportunity to make a true difference!.
  • Fixed Term, full-time role until January 2019.
  • Gladstone based.
  • Multiple positions available.

Community Solutions is a unique community service organisation providing an innovative and diverse range of services to individuals and families, throughout regional communities.  Following an amalgamation in October 2014, Community Solutions and Endeavour Foundation aspire to make a profound and positive difference for individuals, families and communities, through the delivery of a greater range of service options.

About The Role:

Based in Gladstone we are currently seeking an experienced and passionate Support Worker to join our Personal Helpers and Mentors (PhaMs) Program in Gladstone. This is a full time, fixed term role until 25 January 2019.

The Personal Helpers and Mentors (PHaMs) service:

  • aims to provide increased opportunities for recovery for people whose lives are severely affected by mental illness
     
  • takes a strengths-based, recovery approach, and
     
  • assists people aged 16 years and over whose ability to manage their daily activities and to live independently in the community is impacted because of a severe mental illness.
     

The successful candidate will enjoy developing relationships while utilising their experience to understand the needs and aspirations of the people they support and develop tailored Recovery Plans.

The role involves outreach work, advocacy, liaison with community providers and promoting the development of skills for daily life and independent living.
 

The Requirements:

  • Certificate IV Mental Health or willingness to work towards 
     
  • Drivers Licence
     
  • Experience working in community services and/or mental health
     
  • Currently have or eligible to obtain a Blue Card,  Disability Services Positive Notice Card and Criminal History Check
     
  • Knowledge of community services and resources.


The Benefits:

  • Amazing team
     
  • Supportive Manager
     
  • Excellent opportunity to make a lasting difference in your community
     
  • Mobile phone and laptop provided
     
  • Flexible salary packaging options.
     

Applications close Friday 9th of February 2018.

Community Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we encourage applications from people with culturally diverse backgrounds, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people with disabilities.