Current Vacancies

 

 

Current Vacancies

RFQ is currently recruiting for:

  • Assistant Area Manager, Toowoomba – Full Time Fixed Term
  • Senior Communications and Marketing Coordinator, Annerley – Full Time Fixed Term
  • Support Workers, Toowoomba – Casual
  • Support Workers, Metro South – Casual
  • Recovery Support Worker Coordination & Connection, Toowoomba – Part Time Fixed Term
  • Occupational Therapists & Dietitians. Maryborough & Bundaberg – Casual

 

Assistant Area Manager
Full Time Fixed Term until 30 June 2019
Toowoomba

Exciting opportunity to work for a leading company in a compassionate and dynamic team.

About the position

The position has a key role supporting the Area Manager to develop and nurture RFQ’s service culture and standards. The position is responsible for supervising mental health teams and programs. It also has a role building effective working relationships with service partners. A key purpose of the role is to ensure the provision of timely operational information and advice to management and staff.

Requirements include

  • Proven experience and capacity to manage and supervise community programs and teams (mental health experience highly regarded)
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and personal/interpersonal skills characterised by genuine and open personal qualities, self-reflection and the ability to be other centred
  • Proven capacity to develop and maintain effective working relationships with high value service partners
  • Knowledge of the Queensland operating environment and mental health trends and directions

About RFQ

Richmond Fellowship Queensland (RFQ) was founded in 1974 and further developed its service diversity and opportunities with Mental Illness Fellowship Queensland (MIFQ) merging in August 2018.

Today, RFQ provides a diversity of evidence based psychosocial recovery and allied health services. From working in acute mental health wards and correctional facilities and supporting discharge and release pathways, to keeping people healthy in the community, including through therapeutic supports, RFQ’s vision captures the passion and conviction of our work: A future recovered for people facing mental health challenges and social disadvantage. This statement of hope is also captured in RFQ’s branding name, Recovered Futures.  Our RFQ community inspires and reassures people in recovery that there is hope and a future.

Benefits of working with RFQ

  • Ethical organisation
  • Family friendly
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Salary packaging up to $15,900 (includes entertainment benefits, novated leasing, mortgage review service and personal parking expenses)
  • Employee Assistance Program for staff and immediate family members

Applications

Please submit your application (addressing the selection criteria) and resume identifying three referees (including current report) to Cindy Johnson at employment@rfq.com.au referencing AAMDD.

Further information about the role can be obtained by contacting Area Manager Laura Lattanzio 07 4634 0983.

To view and download the position description, please click here.

Applications will be considered upon receipt.

 

Senior Communications & Marketing Coordinator
Full Time Fixed Term until 30 June 2020
Brisbane – Annerley

An opportunity has arisen for a skilled, creative and motivated Senior Communications and Marketing Coordinator to join Queensland’s leading community mental health organisation – RFQ. Significant organisational growth and service development presents the perfect opportunity for an energetic communications and marketing (C&M) professional to play a key role in what will be an exciting future for RFQ.

About the position

Working in a fun and dynamic People and Culture team, the Senior Communications and Marketing Coordinator reports to the Executive Manager People and Culture. The role requires strong working relationships with the Chief Executive and RFQ’s communications and marketing business partners. Working laterally across the organisation, the position coordinates the communications and marketing requirements and has a key role in the development and delivery of the Communications and Marketing Strategy and Plan.

Requirements include

  • A bachelor’s degree in communications / marketing / public relations / other relevant degree
  • Minimum four years’ experience in a similar role
  • Experience and success in developing and implementing targeted communications and marketing strategies, plans, events, media management, corporate and sponsorship engagement
  • Creative development experience, including graphic design and knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite software
  • Experience in managing websites and social media

About RFQ

Richmond Fellowship Queensland (RFQ) was founded in 1974 and is part of a world-wide movement founded in Richmond, England in 1959.

Today, RFQ provides a diversity of evidence-based psychosocial recovery and allied health services. From working in acute mental health wards and correctional facilities and supporting discharge and release pathways, to keeping people healthy in the community, including through therapeutic supports, RFQ’s vision captures the passion and conviction of our work: A future recovered for people facing mental health challenges and social disadvantage. This statement of hope is also captured in RFQ’s branding name, Recovered Futures.  Our RFQ community inspires and reassures people in recovery that there is hope and a future.

RFQ further developed its service diversity and opportunities with Mental Illness Fellowship Queensland (MIFQ) merging with RFQ in August 2018.

Benefits of working with RFQ

  • Attractive remuneration from $80,000 + superannuation
  • Not-for-profit salary packaging benefits up to $15,900
  • Employee Assistance Program for staff and immediate family members

Applications

Please submit your application (maximum two pages), addressing full list of selection criteria, skills and attributes outlined on the position description, together with your resume identifying three referees (including current report) to Cindy Johnson at employment@rfq.com.au. Reference SCMC.

Further information about the role can be obtained by contacting Executive Manager People and Culture, Kasia O’Shea on 07 3363 2555.

To view and download the position description, please click here.

Support Workers
Casual including Weekend
Toowoomba

Richmond Fellowship Queensland (RFQ) is seeking compassionate and motivated people who can provide an excellent customer experience and who genuinely aspire to support people to live meaningful lives.

  • Competitive remuneration $31.78 – $34.66 / hour plus penalty rates
  • Salary packaging up to $15,900 / FBT year
  • Comprehensive support infrastructure – mobile support system, Employee Assistance Program (available for staff and their family) and learning & development opportunities

About the position

As a Support Worker, you will be located in the NDIS team and provide support to clients to achieve their goals as outlined in their Individual Plan developed with their NDIA Planner. Duties of the role are mostly non-office based, supported by a trained and respected leadership team and RFQ’s sophisticated online information system.

About RFQ

Richmond Fellowship Queensland (RFQ) was founded in 1974 and further developed its service diversity and opportunities with Mental Illness Fellowship Queensland (MIFQ) merging in August 2018.

Today, RFQ provides a diversity of evidence based psychosocial recovery and allied health services. From working in acute mental health wards and correctional facilities and supporting discharge and release pathways, to keeping people healthy in the community, including through therapeutic supports, RFQ’s vision captures the passion and conviction of our work: A future recovered for people facing mental health challenges and social disadvantage. This statement of hope is also captured in RFQ’s branding name, Recovered Futures.  Our RFQ community inspires and reassures people in recovery that there is hope and a future.

Requirements

  • Diploma in a human services or related field or Certificate IV in Mental Health or equivalent and demonstrated previous experience work with people in human services
  • A strong sense of professional boundaries and integrity
  • Current driver’s licence and access to a registered roadworthy vehicle
  • Smart phone to be used for work purposes
  • Positive Notice Card, or ability to acquire

Applications

To view and download the position description, please click here.

Please submit your expression of interest in the form of a covering letter and a detailed resume to Cindy Johnson at employment@rfq.com.au referencing TWBASW.

RFQ is committed to diversity in its workforce and encourages applications from people with a lived experience, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, and culturally diverse backgrounds.

Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Support Workers
Casual including Weekend
Metro South

Richmond Fellowship Queensland (RFQ) is seeking compassionate and motivated people who can provide an excellent customer experience and who genuinely aspire to support people to live meaningful lives.

  • Competitive remuneration $32.48- $35.44 / hour plus penalty rates
  • Salary packaging up to $15,900 / FBT year
  • Comprehensive support infrastructure – mobile support system, Employee Assistance Program (available for staff and their family) and learning & development opportunities

About the position

As a Support Worker, you will be located in the NDIS team and provide support to clients to achieve their goals as outlined in their Individual Plan developed with their NDIA Planner. Duties of the role are mostly non-office based, supported by a trained and respected leadership team and RFQ’s sophisticated online information system.

About RFQ

Richmond Fellowship Queensland (RFQ) was founded in 1974 and is part of a world-wide movement founded in Richmond, England in 1959.

Today, RFQ provides a diversity of evidence-based psychosocial recovery and allied health services. From working in acute mental health wards and correctional facilities and supporting discharge and release pathways, to keeping people healthy in the community, including through therapeutic supports, RFQ’s vision captures the passion and conviction of our work: A future recovered for people facing mental health challenges and social disadvantage. This statement of hope is also captured in RFQ’s branding name, Recovered Futures.  Our RFQ community inspires and reassures people in recovery that there is hope and a future.

RFQ further developed its service diversity and opportunities with Mental Illness Fellowship Queensland (MIFQ) merging with RFQ in August 2018.

Requirements

  • Diploma in a human services or related field or Certificate IV in Mental Health or equivalent and demonstrated previous experience work with people in human services
  • A strong sense of professional boundaries and integrity
  • Current driver’s licence and access to a registered roadworthy vehicle
  • Smart phone to be used for work purposes
  • Positive Notice Card, or ability to acquire

Applications

To view and download the position description, please click here.

Please submit your expression of interest in the form of a covering letter and a detailed resume to Cindy Johnson at employment@rfq.com.au referencing SWMS.

RFQ is committed to diversity in its workforce and encourages applications from people with a lived experience, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, and culturally diverse backgrounds.

Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Recovery Support Worker – Coordination & Connection Team
Part- Time (Fixed Term)
Toowoomba

Exciting opportunity to work for a leading company in a compassionate and dynamic team.

Richmond Fellowship Queensland (RFQ) is seeking a compassionate and motivated person who can provide an excellent customer experience and who genuinely aspires to support people to live meaningful lives. Initial part time appointment for 6 months, with possibility of extension.

About the position

As a Recovery Support Worker in the Coordination and Connection Team, you will support clients to achieve their goals in their Individual NDIS Plans. You will help bring each participants’ NDIS plan to life. You will provide assistance to strengthen participants’ ability to coordinate and implement their supports, help participants to strengthen their informal networks, and coordinate a range of services, including funded and mainstream supports. The position involves an understanding of the NDIS, the role of support coordination, and assists supervisors with their supervisory responsibility, consistent with RFQ’s recovery practice models.

The position will be part-time with possible transition to full-time employment.

Benefits of working with RFQ

  • Competitive remuneration ranging from $33.06 – $35.57/hour
  • Salary packaging up to $15,900 (FBT year) can include entertainment benefits, novated leasing, mortgage review service, and personal parking expenses.
  • Comprehensive support infrastructure including computers (and other work resources), employee assistance program (available for staff and their family), and learning and development opportunities.

About RFQ

Richmond Fellowship Queensland (RFQ) was founded in 1974 and is part of a world-wide movement founded in Richmond, England in 1959.

Today, RFQ provides a diversity of evidence-based psychosocial recovery and allied health services. From working in acute mental health wards and correctional facilities and supporting discharge and release pathways, to keeping people healthy in the community, including through therapeutic supports, RFQ’s vision captures the passion and conviction of our work: A future recovered for people facing mental health challenges and social disadvantage. This statement of hope is also captured in RFQ’s branding name, Recovered Futures.  Our RFQ community inspires and reassures people in recovery that there is hope and a future.

RFQ further developed its service diversity and opportunities with Mental Illness Fellowship Queensland (MIFQ) merging with RFQ in August 2018.

Requirements

  • Bachelor qualification in social work, psychology, behavioural sciences, and/or human services
  • Current driver’s licence and access to a registered roadworthy vehicle.
  • A strong sense of professional boundaries and integrity
  • Positive Notice Card, or ability to acquire
  • Knowledge of the NDIS and Support Coordination is highly desirable.

Applications

Please submit your expression of interest in the form of a covering letter addressing the selection criteria and a detailed resume to Cindy Johnson at employment@rfq.com.au referencing DDRSWCC.

RFQ is committed to diversity in its workforce and encourages applications from people with a lived experience, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, and culturally diverse backgrounds.

To view and download the position description, please click here.

Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

 

Occupational Therapist & Dietitians
Casual Opportunities
Maryborough & Bundaberg

Richmond Fellowship Queensland (RFQ) is seeking compassionate and innovative people to join our new Therapeutic Supports Teams in Maryborough and Bundaberg.

About the Role

These positions support people facing mental health challenges to access therapeutic interventions in the Wide Bay region. The role will provide both individual assessment and therapy (individual and group) for clients accessing RFQ services.

The casual positions are ideal for people wishing to work flexible hours to fit other work and caring responsibilities.

Benefits of working with RFQ

  • Salary packaging
  • Regular supervision and support
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Insurance coverage including Professional Indemnity and WorkCover
  • Back office corporate services including payroll and contract management
  • Expense for vehicle and business related travel time plus use of RFQ vehicle if required
  • Provision of assessment / intervention items
  • Coordination of referrals and handover of relevant information
  • Client information management system that can be accessed remotely
  • Flexibility in work hours

Who are we?

RFQ are a professional and well-respected leader in the mental health field. RFQ’s organisational culture is consumer focus and places a high value on staff

Richmond Fellowship Queensland (RFQ) was founded in 1974 and is part of a world-wide movement founded in Richmond, England in 1959.

Today, RFQ provides a diversity of evidence-based psychosocial recovery and allied health services. From working in acute mental health wards and correctional facilities and supporting discharge and release pathways, to keeping people healthy in the community, including through therapeutic supports, RFQ’s vision captures the passion and conviction of our work: A future recovered for people facing mental health challenges and social disadvantage. This statement of hope is also captured in RFQ’s branding name, Recovered Futures.  Our RFQ community inspires and reassures people in recovery that there is hope and a future.

RFQ further developed its service diversity and opportunities with Mental Illness Fellowship Queensland (MIFQ) merging with RFQ in August 2018.

Requirements

Appointment to this position requires proof of registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPHRA) for Occupational Therapists, and Accredited Practicing Dietitian (APD) status for Dietitians. Certified copies of the required information by be provided to the appropriate supervisor/manager, prior to the commencement of clinical duties. Applications must have a current driver’s licence and access to a roadworthy vehicle.

How to Apply

Please forward a covering letter along with a resume identifying two (2) referees to Anneliese Russell (Allied Health Services Manager) at anneliese.russell@rfq.com.au

RFQ is committed to diversity in its workforce and encourages applications from people with a lived experience, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, and culturally diverse backgrounds.

To view and download the position description, please click here.

Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

 

 

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