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Carer Consultant

Job posted: 04/06/2021
Applications close: 18/06/2021 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Austin Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Community Services, Health and Allied Health, Human Resources, Legal, Occupational Health and Safety, Other, Medical, Nursing, Aged Care

Reference: 37832

Reference: 37832

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Community Services, Health and Allied Health, Human Resources, Legal, Occupational Health and Safety, Other, Medical, Nursing, Aged Care

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education and research across 3 campuses in the northeast of Melbourne and state-wide. Austin Health is world-renowned for its research and specialist work in cancer, liver transplantation, spinal cord injuries, neurology, endocrinology, mental health and rehabilitation.


An exciting opportunity currently exists for a Carer Consultant, with direct personal (lived) experience as a family member/carer of a person with mental illness, to become an integral member of the Mental Health Division.


The Carer Consultant position will bring an expertise in family/carer needs, derived primarily from their own ‘lived experience’, by promoting the family/carer perspective across the Adult and TAPS division, in the North East Area Mental Health Service (NEAMHS). The incumbent will work closely with the Mental Health Division (MHD) leadership team and family/carer peak bodies to identify solutions for current service gaps as well as identify and facilitate training opportunities for families/carers and staff.


Please refer to the Position Description for further details.


Work with us! Your reward is to work in a collaborative environment which will provide you with opportunities for ongoing training and development. Your benefits will include salary packaging, and employee assistance program.


All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Austin Health and if required, a Working With Children Check.


Austin Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

Carer Consultant

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Contact:

Clare Manning - (03) 9496 6479
Julie Hume - (03) 9496 6412

Carer Consultant