At Umbrella Connections we specialise in the mental health community sector and are committed to delivering a personalised service to each of our NDIS clients to support them reach their potential and be fully involved in their community. Following an exciting period of growth, we are now looking to add an experienced mental health support worker to our passionate team. For more information about us and our services, visit our website at www.umbrellaconnections.com.au.
- Job Description:
Provide day-to-day support to NDIS clients with mental health needs to achieve their individual goals in line with their NDIS plan.
Facilitate constructive links with community services and resources.
Support the client to interact with other relevant services and professionals to address client needs.
Develop and maintain effective, collaborative relationships with key stakeholders including clients and their families, carers and/or guardians; NDIS service Providers; NDIS staff and Umbrella Connections staff.
Promote the dignity, privacy and confidentiality of clients and respect their right to make informed choices and decisions.
Maintain accurate and up to date case notes and other relevant documentation.
Substantial experience providing high quality support to people with a chronic and persistent mental illness.
Minimum Certificate IV in mental health or equivalent.
Well-developed written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills.
Demonstrated ability to build rapport and engage with clients from different backgrounds, circumstances and life stages.
Understanding of privacy and confidentiality issues and the ability to set and maintain professional boundaries.
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