The Youth Wellbeing Workforce are key roles in the delivery of psychosocial recovery-focused care within the Orygen Recovery Centre. This workforce will work in collaboration with young people, their family/carers and the clinical workforce to provide a range of psychosocial interventions and support working towards the recovery goals of young people.
- Job Description:
Provide support to young people, carers, families and significant others through psychosocial Recovery Oriented Practice to ensure individually tailored services for young people and their family and carers is provided to the highest standard.
Understand the young person’s individual recovery goals and assist them to meet these goals.
Work collaboratively with the Orygen Recovery Manager, medical and clinical practitioners and lived experience workforce in understanding and managing young person risks.
Work individually with young persons to meet their individual recovery goals.
Minimum qualifications of certificate IV in mental health and/or alcohol and other drugs or equivalent
Extensive experience working in youth health, mental health or homelessness service
Knowledge of substance use and other health and social problems faced by young people and the indicated evidence-based treatment/support options