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Aps6 Community Engagement Coordinator

DFP GOVERNMENT - Glebe, TAS

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Source: uWorkin

JOB DESCRIPTION

DFP Recruitment are proudly partnering with Open Arms who are seeking a Community Engagement Coordinator to join their team on a 12 month contract with possible extensions.

The position of Community Engagement Coordinator entails working collaboratively with key internal and external stakeholders to enhance Open Arms’ ability to identify and respond to the needs of vulnerable and at risk veterans, current and former defence force members and/or their families. The position takes a strengths-based, recovery approach to supporting vulnerable and/or at risk clients to foster wellbeing. The position aims to optimise a client’s wellbeing and participation in their community through community engagement, collaborative recovery work and complex case management.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate the activities of the Community Engagement Team, including line management, operational supervision and provision of information, debriefing and support, to the positions of Community and Peer Advisor. Provide oversight of the activities of the Community Engagement Team.
  • Using a community engagement framework, work in partnership with the Assistant Director Clinical Coordination and Community and Peer Advisors to develop and deliver strategic initiatives that contribute to enhanced access to support services for veterans, defence force members and their families.
  • Develop and maintain strategic relationships with key internal and external stakeholders in a range of settings to enhance support options for clients.
  • Coordinate participation of the Community Engagement Team in evaluation activities and monitor progress of the team, including development of outcomes monitoring and delivery of reports.
  • Undertake direct provision of evidence informed clinical services, including intake, complex case management, case coordination, and facilitation of group programs.
  • Lead and foster a team culture that values the backgrounds and experiences of all members of the team.
  • Identify and appropriately deploy the skills of Community and Peer Advisors both in the delivery of community engagement and peer support activities.

About you:
You will present with the following:
  • Qualifications must be that of a Psychologist, Occupational Therapist, Accredited Mental Health Social Worker, or Registered Nurse with mental health qualification/s.
  • Psychologists, Occupational Therapists and Nurses must have current registration with the Australian Health Practitioners Registration Agency (AHPRA).
  • Mental health accredited Social Workers must be registered with the Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW).
  • Working with Children (WWC) and/or Vulnerable People Checks/Clearance must be obtained prior to commencing in the position.
  • Relevant experience within hospital and acute mental health settings is desirable
  • Management experience within clinical settings will be highly regarded

If you're interested in applying but have a few more questions, please don't hesitate to contact DFP Recruitment on 03 8632 9900, otherwise hit APPLY NOW!

DFP welcomes applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people with disability. In addition, DFP will provide reasonable adjustments for individuals with disability throughout the recruitment process. If you identify as a person with disability and require adjustments to the application, recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please advise via adjustments@dfp.com.au or 1300 337 000 and indicate your preferred method of communication (email, phone, text) so we can keep in touch and meet your accessibility needs.