Current Vacancies

 

 

Current Vacancies

RFQ is currently recruiting for:

  • Senior Communications and Marketing Coordinator, Annerley – Full Time Fixed Term
  • Support Workers, Toowoomba – Casual
  • Support Workers, Metro South – Casual
  • Occupational Therapists & Dietitians. Maryborough & Bundaberg – Casual
  • Recovery Support Worker, Ipswich – Full Time Fixed Term
  • Human Resources Coordinator – Full Time Fixed Term
  • Suicide Prevention Coordinator, Maryborough – Part Time Fixed Term
  • Senior Recovery Support Worker, Tooowoomba – Full Time Fixed Term
  • Allied Health Practitioner, Sunshine Coast and Wide Bay – Full Time Fixed Term
  • Recovery Support Worker Coordination and Connection, Annerley – Full Time Fixed Term
  • Administrative Support Officer, Annerley – 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

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.

 

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.

 

Recovery Support Worker
Full Time, Fixed Term until 30 June 2019
Ipswich

Exciting opportunity to work for a leading 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 $33.06 / 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

RFQ works closely with Hospital and Health Service (H&HS) and other partners to provide recovery oriented support that meets people’s needs and inspires optimism for the future.

The role provides:

  • psychosocial care and recovery support
  • assistance in building community and social connections
  • support to identify and achieve personal goals

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 related field and demonstrated previous experience working with people with mental illness; or Certificate IV in mental health with significant demonstrated previous experience.
  • 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 RSWWM.

Further information about the role can be obtained by contacting Area Manager Karla Hamlyn on 3363 2585.

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.

 

Human Resources Coordinator
Maternity Leave Contract
Full Time Fixed Term until 1 April 2020
Brisbane – Annerley

An opportunity has arisen for a skilled, creative and motivated HR (Human Resources) Coordinator to join Queensland’s leading community mental health organisation. Significant organisational growth and change presents the perfect opportunity for a meticulous HR Coordinator to extend their knowledge, skills and experience in a for-purpose and ethical organisation.

About the position

Working in an energetic people and culture team, the position is responsible for a diverse range of HR and wider corporate and people and culture functions. Predominately coordinating the functions of the employee life cycle, the position also provides flexible and adaptive administrative and corporate support, and has a key role in organisational events and activities. The role supports initiatives to nurture a healthy and high performance staff culture and promotion of RFQ as an employer of choice. The position is fixed term to April 2020 with opportunity for extension.

About you (see position description for full details)

The successful candidate will be flexible and adaptable to business needs, with an open mindset and high level of accountability and dependability.

  • a bachelor degree in Human Resources or other relevant degree with substantial experience
  • experience coordinating tasks related to the employee life cycle and other corporate support functions
  • experience facilitating presentations to staff
  • experience researching and interpreting industrial instruments and Fair Work information
  • experience in developing and implementing project plans and event plans
  • experience supporting organisational change management processes

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 supervisor) to Cindy Johnson at employment@rfq.com.au. Reference HRC.

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.

Applications being considered upon receipt.

 

Suicide Prevention Coordinator
Part Time Fixed Term until 30 June 2020
Maryborough

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

Richmond Fellowship Queensland (RFQ) is seeking a compassionate and skilled Coordinator to lead the local suicide prevention trial site in Maryborough.

  • 4 part time (2 days per week) Competitive remuneration fulltime equivalent of $70,000 + superannuation
  • 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 position coordinates the local suicide prevention trial site.  The trial is one of 12 sites funded across Australia for implementation of an evidence based suicide prevention framework, supported by The Black Dog institute and the University of Melbourne.  The successful candidate will be responsible for consulting with stakeholders to develop a regional suicide prevention action plan in alignment with the LifeSpan suicide prevention framework and coordinate the implementation of the plan.

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 (see Position Description for full list)

  • Bachelor qualification in human services or other related field
  • Comprehensive understanding of issues affecting people at risk of suicide
  • lead role experience in community development projects
  • Current driver’s licence and access to a registered roadworthy vehicle

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 SPCM

Further information about the role can be obtained by contacting Area Manager Tim Byrne 07 3363 2533.

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.

Applications close 31 January 2019.

Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Allied Health Practitioner
Full Time Fixed term
Sunshine Coast and Wide Bay

Exciting opportunity to work for a leading 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 $44.13 – $49.59/ 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

The position primarily involves supporting people assessed with mental health needs to access further support through the NDIS.   The position requires the applicant to have the ability to engage with the client and relevant stakeholders to gather evidence of support need to successfully complete access request forms for the NDIS.  Additional duties also involve provision of therapeutic assessments and intervention relevant to the applicant’s area of expertise.

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

  • Appointment to this position requires proof of tertiary degree qualification and registration or membership with the appropriate registration authority or association within Australia or working towards accreditation. Certified copies of the required information must be provided to the appropriate supervisor/manager, prior to the commencement of clinical duties.
  • For Occupational Therapists: Registration with the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA) is required.
  • For Dietitians: Registration as an Accredited Practicing Dietitian (APD) is required.
  • For Social Workers: The possession of a tertiary degree in Social Work providing eligibility for membership of the Australian Association of Social Workers is required.
  • For Psychologists: Registration with the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA) is required. The possession of an Australian Psychological Society (APS) accredited postgraduate qualification in clinical psychology and/or an endorsement in clinical psychology would be highly regarded
  • 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 HPWB.

Further information about the role can be obtained by contacting Area Manager Tim Byrne, phone 0407 381 572.

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 29 January 2019.

Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

 

Recovery Support Worker Support Coordination and Connection
Full Time Fixed Term
Annerley Metro South

Exciting opportunity to work for a leading 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 $33.06 – $35.57 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

The Recovery Support Worker (Support Coordination and Connection) is responsible for providing time limited and focused capacity building supports to NDIS clients to implement their NDIS participant plan. The role requires strong stakeholder management skills and highly developed time management and organisational skills. Strong understanding of NDIS plan implementation is required, as is familiarity with online client management systems and Outlook and Microsoft Office proficiency.

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 MSRSWCC.

Further information about the role can be obtained by contacting Area Manager Nikki Wynne nikki.wynne@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.

Applications close 29 January 2019.

Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Administrative Support Officer
Full time fixed term
Annerley

RFQ is offering an attractive salary with the added bonus of salary packaging, a modern work environment, and excellent working conditions to its new Administrative Support Officer. This is an opportunity for an experienced and motivated administration officer to join Queensland’s leading community mental health organisation – RFQ.

Significant organisational growth and change presents the perfect opportunity for a high-performing administration officer who is eager to extend their experience, and fulfil a personal desire to work for an organisation that is innovative and focused on its vision and values.

About the position

Based in the dynamic and friendly People and Culture team, the role provides support to human resources, events and learning and development. The position also has a key role providing reception and other administrative support functions.

The position is for an initial fixed term period to June 30 2020, with opportunity for extension. See Position Description for full details, including key responsibilities of the position.

About the successful Administrative Support Officer

The person will be professional, ethical and compassionate. Their communication style will demonstrate these personal attributes. The person will have understanding, patience and a high level of emotional intelligence in regard to communicating with all people – particularly people with a lived experience of mental illness, their families and carers.

The person will be flexible and adaptable to business needs, with a willingness to happily undertake support tasks required in the role and understand their important contribution in the organisation. This role requires high attention-to-detail, efficiency, accountability, dependability and initiative.

The person will be willing to consciously contribute to and further develop a positive work culture reflective of the organisation’s values, strong work ethic and professional reputation.

See Position Description for full details, including selection criteria.

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 recover 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

Be part of Queensland’s leading community mental health organisation, making a real and positive impression in people’s lives. Enjoy working with like-minded positive, dedicated and compassionate people in RFQ’s corporate office, as well as:

  • Attractive remuneration from $57,000 – $61,236.24 + superannuation
  • 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
  • Family friendly work environment

Applications

Please submit your application (maximum two pages) addressing the full list of selection criterial, and the skills and attributes outlined on the Position Description. Please also include your Resume identifying at least two referees (including current supervisor) to Cindy Johnson at employment@rfq.com.au. Reference: ASO

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

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

Application close 18 February, however considered upon receipt.

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