Day Program Activities Officer

In keeping with MHACA’s vision, the Day Program promotes opportunities and choices for people with mental health difficulties in a supportive and facilitative environment that promotes recovery. It is a welcoming environment offering practical assistance and facilities as well as access to structured social, educational creative and therapeutic programs.

The Day Program Activities Officer reports to the Day Program Coordinator and works in conjunction with the Coordinator and other team members to implement social, recreational programs and the Drop-in Centre.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Day Program Activities Officer will work as a member of the Day Program team and will:

  • Support people with a severe and persistent mental illness who experience social isolation.
  • Collaborate with the colleagues to maintain the drop-in area.
  • Increase Community participation by assisting participants to develop new skills, social networks and participate in community activities.
  • Accompany participants to community activities and support them to participate.
  • Arrange and implement social, educational, and recreational activities which includes appropriate cultural and diverse social engagements.
  • Keep accurate documentation including making sure the daily activities and drop-in attendance sheet are filled out and kept up to date.
  • Must be compassionate, respectful, and patient.
  • Be able to work in a team environment as well as individually.
  • Actively participate in the organisation’s quality, safety, and risk management systems.

For a full position description, selection criteria and how to apply download the Day Program Activities Officer PD.

Applications close 4pm Monday 7th March

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MHACA is seeking a Housing and Homelessness Support Worker.

The Housing and Homelessness Support Worker (HHSW) will work across MHACA’s housing and homelessness programs specifically the Tenancy Support Program and Housing Psychosocial and Support Program.

For the Position Description and how to apply go to www.mhaca.org.au/2023/01/27/career-opportunity-housing-and-homelessness-support-worker-2/

Temporary full time 12 month contract with potential opportunity to become permanent.

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Applications close Wednesday 1 February at 4pm
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MHACA is seeking a Housing and Homelessness Support Worker. 

The Housing and Homelessness Support Worker (HHSW) will work across MHACA’s housing and homelessness programs specifically the Tenancy Support Program and Housing Psychosocial and Support Program. 

For the Position Description and how to apply go to https://www.mhaca.org.au/2023/01/27/career-opportunity-housing-and-homelessness-support-worker-2/

Temporary full time 12 month contract with potential opportunity to become permanent.

MHACA EAP/NT SACS Level 4.1 ($78,353 - $84,320) Plus Salary Sacrifice

Applications close Wednesday 1 February at 4pm

There are still a couple spots left for the SafeTALK workshop which will be delivered in Alice Springs on Wednesday 1 February. Register at www.mhaca.org.au/suicidepreventiontraining/

The Mental Health Association of Central Australia (MHACA) delivers the Central Australia Suicide Prevention Training Program. For more information please call 0437 947 257 or email training@mhaca.org.au

Find other upcoming training opportunities at www.mhaca.org.au/suicidepreventiontraining/
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There are still a couple spots left for the SafeTALK workshop which will be delivered in Alice Springs on Wednesday 1 February. Register at https://www.mhaca.org.au/suicidepreventiontraining/

The Mental Health Association of Central Australia (MHACA) delivers the Central Australia Suicide Prevention Training Program.  For more information please call 0437 947 257 or email training@mhaca.org.au

Find other upcoming training opportunities at https://www.mhaca.org.au/suicidepreventiontraining/
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