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June

Consumer Peer Worker (Level 2)

Monash Health - Melbourne, VIC

Health, Medical & Pharmaceutical
Source: uWorkin

JOB DESCRIPTION


  • Part-time ongoing positions

  • High performing teams


Acknowledging the vital role they play in providing healthcare to our community, Monash Health proudly supports the WHO 2021 International Year of Health and Care Workers.


About Monash Health


Monash health provides a world of healthcare across south eastern Melbourne, uniquely integrating primary, secondary and tertiary health services as well as world-renowned research and teaching facilities. We employee more than 18,000 staff who work across 40 care locations. In Monash Health your own growth and development is important and with us you can really be your best. For more information please visit www.monashhealth.org.


About the Young Persons’ Mental Health Service (YPMHS)


The YPMHS has undergone a make-over to become one of the best in its field. It spans the entire Mental Health Program catchment area and comprises four friendly, vibrant and closely-knit teams,



  • Youth Consultation & Treatment Team (YCTT)

  • Youth Recovery and Prevention of Psychosis Team (RAPPT)

  • Youth Prevention and Recovery Care (YPARC)

  • Unit 2 (25 beds)


We are seeking peer workers with recent personal lived experience as a young person with mental health challenges and recovery. These new positions will be based within the YCTT, and the RAPPT, where they will work alongside clinicians and family/carer peer workers as valued members of the multidisciplinary teams. This position will be supervised and supported by a Level 3 Consumer Peer Worker.


About the RAPPT:


The RAPPT is a community based clinical service dedicated to working closely with young people (16-25) facing complex mental health issues. The RAPPT provides comprehensive assessment, treatment and recovery support for young people with or at risk of developing psychosis and works collaboratively with each young person’s family/carers, significant others and social support network.


About You


You are dedicated and passionate about youth mental health and recovery from mental health challenges. You want to share your lived experience of mental ill-health and recovery, where appropriate, to support other consumers to build understanding, hope and resilience in line with peer support principles. It is desirable that you also have a lived experience of recovery from alcohol and other drug challenges. You will have experience as a young person using public sector mental health services.


You enjoy working with people who face complex mental health issues, and you have a strong commitment to personal recovery. You are willing to engage with consumers, to use your lived experience, and work in partnership with clinicians.


Monash Health will offer:



  • salary packaging

  • friendly and supportive culture

  • opportunity to experience various teams

  • on-going supervision and professional development


How to Apply


Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.


Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.


Existing Monash Health Employees should apply using your Monash Health employee account. For any queries in regards to internal applicants please contact Recruitment Services on 92652776.


Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed. These include:



  • reference checks;

  • a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months;

  • a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same);and

  • proof of immunisation.


As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

Melbourne, VIC

Health, Medical & Pharmaceutical




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