Group Program Coordinator

Posted 12 July 2022
Salary$65 per hour
Job type Contract
DisciplineHealth Professionals

Job description

  • Make a positive impact to the community!
  • Attractive Hourly Rate - $ 65 p/h + super
  • Federal Government opportunity with Open Arms
DFP Recruitment have proudly partnered with Open Arms – Veterans & Families Counselling who are seeking a Group Program Coordinator in Phillip, ACT. The opportunity is for an immediate start for a 12 month period with the potential of extension of up to three years.
The successful candidate will coordinate the provision of psychoeducational workshops and treatment groups by external providers to the clients and stakeholders of Open Arms.

Key responsibilities of the role are:
  • Stakeholder engagement & marketing
  • Group program planning & coordination for the region
  • Recruitment and on-boarding of facilitators and trainers
  • Group intake, screening and reporting
  • Educational Workshop Clinical Activities
  • Clinical Group Coordination
  • Quality control of service delivery
  • Oversight of financial tasks
To be successful you will have:
  • Tertiary qualifications in training and facilitation, ideally within a mental health / community sector or
  • Qualifications as a registered Psychologist / Mental Health Occupational Therapist / Mental Health Registered Nurse with full AHPRA registration or as a mental health accredited Social Worker registered with AASW.
  • Working with Children (WWC)
  • Knowledge of mental health programs
  • Current drivers licence
  • An understanding of the challenges faced by those who have served in the Australian Defence Force
In return you will receive:
  • A competitive hourly rate of $65 per hour + super
  • Strong supportive team culture
  • Full time hours – Monday to Friday
  • 12 month contract with the view to extend of up to 3 years
If you're interested in applying but have a few more questions, please don't hesitate to contact Mel Ireland, 0406 436 464.

DFP welcomes applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people with disability. In addition, DFP will provide reasonable adjustments for individuals with disability throughout the recruitment process. If you identify as a person with disability and require adjustments to the application, recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please advise via or 1300 337 000 and indicate your preferred method of communication (email, phone, text) so we can keep in touch and meet your accessibility needs.

Note: You may be required to provide evidence of your COVID-19 vaccination status.