Social and Emotional Wellbeing Worker – CatholicCare – Tennant Creek

  • Full-time position based in Tennant Creek, NT
  • Up to $10,000 for relocation assistance
  • Tennant creek residents encouraged to apply 
Why Catholic Care NT?
CatholicCare NT is a Territory wide NGO with placed based services across Darwin, Palmerston, Katherine, Tennant Creek, Alice Springs, Wadeye, Daly River, Tiwi Islands, Jabiru and South East Alice Springs.
 
They provide a broad range of family counselling and support, financial wellbeing, domestic and family violence programs, housing, aged care advocacy, AOD, mental health, employment, and community development programs. These programs are funded through various NT and Australian Government contracts.
 
What’s in it for you?

  •  $79,910 TRP (including salary $71,129)
  • Salary packaging option (up to an additional $15,900 p/a)
  • Full time position in Tennant Creek(until 30 June 2024)
  • A motivating and rewarding work environment
  • Opportunity to advance your career and access to CPD Grants
  • Financial relocation assistance for eligible candidates (up to $10,000)

What’s the role?

  • Work with community members to set priorities for strengthening social and emotional wellbeing and preventing suicide
  • Establish and facilitate projects that have been identified by the community
  • Projects may include coordinating and facilitating events, yarning groups, and cultural trips. Also, video, art or music projects that for wellbeing across the community.
  • This position will also help families who are healing from suicide, providing outreach visits and phone calls, practical support and information and helping them connect with other services.

Is this the right role for you?

  • Relevant certificate level qualification and two years’ experience in mental health, community services, youth work, case work or counselling.
  • Proven ability to engage with young people.
  • Strong communication skills including ability to run yarning groups and share knowledge for practice within a small team.
  • Knowledge of culture and protocols relevant to the Tennant Creek area
  • Understanding of challenges and opportunities effecting wellbeing in the Tennant Creek area
  • Tennant Creek residents are encouraged to apply

NT PHN/RWA NT may be able to offer relocation support and clinical educational financial assistance to health professionals who are relocating to the NT or moving within the NT to a greater remoteness area classification for the purposes of employment and further clinical education.
 
Want to find out more about this opportunity? Please contact Ashleigh McDonald on 08 8982 1056 or email recruitment@ntphn.org.au

Job Information

Job Reference: AD-1166
Salary: $79,910 TRP (including salary $71,129)
Salary From: £
Salary To: £
Job Industries: Medical and Nursing
Job Locations: Barkly Region
Job Types: Allied Health
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Unlike other Primary Health Networks, we have a rural workforce agency. The Rural Workforce Agency NT attracts, recruits, and supports health professionals working across regional and remote communities in the NT. Support programs include orientation for new recruits, professional development, GP locum relief, grants and scholarships, workforce planning and advice, and practice management support.

Unlike other Primary Health Networks, we have a rural workforce agency. The Rural Workforce Agency NT attracts, recruits, and supports health professionals working across regional and remote communities in the NT. Support programs include orientation for new recruits, professional development, GP locum relief, grants and scholarships, workforce planning and advice, and practice management support.

Key Responsibilities, but not limited to:

To be considered for this oppertunity, you must meet the below essential criteria:

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Salary:

$79,910 TRP (including salary $71,129)
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