Current Vacancies

 

 

Current Vacancies

RFQ is currently recruiting for:

  • Senior Communications and Marketing Coordinator, Annerley – Full Time Fixed Term
  • Support Workers, Toowoomba – Casual
  • Senior Recovery Support Worker, Tooowoomba – Full Time Fixed Term
  • Recovery Support Worker, Aspley – Full Time Fixed Term
  • Recovery Support Worker, Redcliffe & Caboolture- Full Time Fixed Term
  • Support Workers, Caboolture – Casual
  • Assistant Recovery Support Worker, Aspley and Herston – Full Time, Fixed Term, Part-time Fixed Term, Casual
  • Assistant Recovery Support Worker, Aspley – Full Time, Fixed Term

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

This hands-on role works in a fun and dynamic People and Culture team. Working laterally across the organisation, the position coordinates and delivers on the communications and marketing requirements of the business and has a key role in the development and delivery of the Communications and Marketing Strategy and Plan. The role requires strong design and project management experience. Reporting to the Senior Communications and Marketing Coordinator reports to the Executive Manager People and Culture, the role also work closely with the with the Chief Executive and RFQ’s communications and marketing business partners.

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 high proficiency in 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 including 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 (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 visit our careers page at www.rfq.com.au/our-current-vacancies

Applications will be considered upon receipt.

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 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 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.

 

Senior Recovery Support Worker
Full Time Fixed Term
Toowoomba

Exciting opportunity to work for a leading not-for-profit mental health company in a compassionate and dynamic team.

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 $37.57 per hour
  • 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

The role assists the Area Manager and Assistant Area Manager with the supervision and administration of the NDIS service. It also supports the ongoing development of an effective, cohesive staff team whilst providing support for peoples’ self-managed recovery. A significant portion of the role involves use of RFQ’s client information management system to ensure service delivery accurately reflects our service agreements with NDIS participants’. This includes aiding the supervision the roster to ensure Award compliance and implementing group activities. You will also meet KPI’s for timely administration of NDIS billing and procedures.

The role is full time fixed term until 30 June 2019, with possibility of extension.

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

  • Degree in a human services or related field and demonstrated experience with people with a mental illness or Certificate IV/Diploma in Mental Health and significant demonstrated previous experience working with people with mental illness
  • A strong sense of professional boundaries and integrity
  • Current driver’s licence and access to a registered roadworthy vehicle
  • 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 SRSWTWBA

Further information about the role can be obtained by contacting Area Manager Laura Lattanzio on 07 4634 0983 or laura.lattanzio@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.

Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

 

Recovery Support Worker
Full Time Fixed Term until 30 June 2019
North Brisbane: Aspley

An opportunity has arisen for a qualified and motivated Recovery Support Worker to join Queensland’s leading community mental health organisation – RFQ. This wonderful opportunity is based in RFQ’s evidence based Hospital to Home service, delivering recovery-orientated support to people with a mental illness. This position is best suited to a compassionate person, who is motivated to develop personally and professionally, and who genuinely aspires to support people to live meaningful lives.

About the position

As a Recovery Support Worker you will work as part of a supportive and collaborative team, delivering a recovery-oriented service backed by recent research demonstrating the model of service delivers positive outcomes for people. Compassion, critical thinking and ability to develop professional relationships with clients, hospital and health service partners, and internal/external stakeholders will be essential in the position.

Requirements include

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

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

  • Competitive remuneration $33.06 – $35.57/ hour plus penalty rates
  • Salary packaging up to $15,900 / FBT year
  • Comprehensive support infrastructure – mobile Client Information Management System, Employee Assistance Program (available for staff and their family) and learning & development opportunities

Applications

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

Further information about the role can be obtained by contacting Area Manager, Davina Sanders on 07 3363 2621.

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

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.

Applications close 14 March 2019 however, will be considered upon receipt.

Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

 

Recovery Support Workers
Full Time Fixed Term until 30 June 2019
North Brisbane: Redcliffe and Caboolture

An opportunity has arisen for an energetic and enthusiastic Recovery Support Worker to join Queensland’s leading community mental health organisation – RFQ. This position is best suited to a professional and compassionate person, who is comfortable or has developing skills to facilitate groups, and who genuinely aspires to support people to live meaningful lives.

About the position

As a Recovery Support Worker, you will deliver evidence-based programs and support to people and groups at RFQ’s Recovery Centres. You will work as part of a supportive and collaborative team providing recovery-oriented support, consistent with RFQ’s recovery practice models. Your positive energy, professionalism and enthusiasm will be essential in this fast-paced role as you foster genuine and respectful relationships with clients, with hospital and health service partners, and with other internal and external stakeholders.

Requirements include

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

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

  • Competitive remuneration $33.06 – $35.57/ hour plus penalty rates
  • Salary packaging up to $15,900 / FBT year
  • Comprehensive support infrastructure – mobile Client Information Management System, Employee Assistance Program (available for staff and their family) and learning & development opportunities

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 two referees (including current report) to Cindy Johnson at employment@rfq.com.au. Reference RSWR&C.

Further information about the role can be obtained by contacting Area Manager, Davina Sanders on 07 3363 2621.

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

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.

Applications close 14 March 2019 however, will be considered upon receipt.

Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Support Workers
Casual including weekends
North Brisbane: Caboolture

An exciting opportunity has arisen for energetic and enthusiastic Support Workers to join Queensland’s leading community mental health organisation – RFQ’s. This position is best suited to a professional and compassionate person who is confident working with individuals in psychological distress.

About the position

As a Support Worker, you will be located in the Caboolture Safe Space team at RFQ’s Caboolture Recovery Centre. The Caboolture Safe Space is a new Brisbane North initiative funded by the Metro North Hospital and Health Service. The space has been specifically chosen to provide a safe, welcoming and supportive environment for people 18 years and over who are experiencing some level of psychological distress. The centre will open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, although days may vary. Duties of this role are mainly centre-based supported by a trained and respected leadership team and RFQ’s sophisticated online information system.

Requirements include

  • 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

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

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

Applications

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

Further information about the role can be obtained by contacting Area Manager, Davina Sanders on 07 3363 2621.

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

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.

Applications close 19 March 2019 however, will be considered upon receipt.

Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Assistant Recovery Support Worker
Full Time Fixed Term, Part Time Fixed Term (until 30 June 2019) or Casual Position available
North Brisbane: Herston and Aspley

An opportunity has arisen for an energetic and enthusiastic Assistant Recovery Support Worker to join Queensland’s leading community mental health organisation – RFQ. This position is best suited to a professional and compassionate person who genuinely aspires to support people to live meaningful lives.

About the position

Based in the Partners in Recovery team, you will support staff working with clients experiencing mental health challenges to ensure all of the administrative tasks relating to NDIS access are completed in a timely manner including access requests, support letters and pre-planning documents. The role requires Microsoft proficiency as well as fast learning on online information management systems and a commitment to excellence in service delivery in a mental health setting. Detail-focussed and good at prioritising, you will report to the PiR Team Leader while working collaboratively with a friendly and passionate team.

 Requirements include

  • Diploma in a human services related field; or Certificate IV in Mental Health or equivalent and demonstrated previous experience working with people with mental illness
  • 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

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

  • Competitive remuneration $33.06 – $35.57/ hour plus penalty rates
  • Salary packaging up to $15,900 / FBT year including entertainment benefits, novated leasing, mortgage review service and personal parking expenses
  • Comprehensive support infrastructure – mobile Client Information Management System, Employee Assistance Program (available for staff and their family) and learning & development opportunities

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 two referees (including current report) to Cindy Johnson at employment@rfq.com.au. Reference ARSWMN.

Further information about the role can be obtained by contacting Area Manager, Davina Sanders on 07 3363 2621.

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

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.

Applications close 20 March 2019 however, will be considered upon receipt.

Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Assistant Recovery Support Worker
Full Time Fixed Term until 30 June 2019
North Brisbane: Aspley

An opportunity has arisen for an energetic and enthusiastic Assistant Recovery Support Worker to join Queensland’s leading community mental health organisation – RFQ. This position is best suited to a professional and compassionate person who genuinely aspires to support people to live meaningful lives.

About the position

The Assistant Recovery Support Worker position provides a genuine opportunity for you to develop professionally as you provide support to clients and/or assist supervisors with their supervisory responsibilities, consistent with RFQ’s recovery practice models.

This role is suited to an empathetic and patient person with a logical mind who has an ability to see the bigger picture, including when rostering, where there is a puzzle waiting to be solved. This role has a strong rostering component for which sound troubleshooting and IT skills are required.

Requirements include

  • Degree in a human services related field; or Certificate IV/Diploma in Mental Health or equivalent and demonstrated previous experience working with people with mental illness
  • 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

The successful applicant

• will be responsible for creating and changing rosters as required
• be familiar with the SCHADS Award or be motivated to quickly learn
• enjoy working in a fast-paced, dynamic and supportive environment/team, and
• have excellent attention to detail

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

  • Competitive remuneration $28.97 – $30.99/ hour plus penalty rates
  • Salary packaging up to $15,900 / FBT year including entertainment benefits, novated leasing, mortgage review service and personal parking expenses
  • Comprehensive support infrastructure – mobile Client Information Management System, Employee Assistance Program (available for staff and their family) and learning & development opportunities

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 two referees (including current report) to Cindy Johnson at employment@rfq.com.au. Reference ARSWASPLEY.

Further information about the role can be obtained by contacting Area Manager, Davina Sanders on 07 3363 2621.

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

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.

Applications close 20 March 2019 however, will be considered upon receipt.

Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

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