Headspace Geraldton Youth Counsellor

Headspace is the National Youth Mental Health Foundation providing early intervention mental health services for 12-25 year olds. The service is designed to make it as easy as possible for a young person and their family to get the help they need for problems affecting their wellbeing. The headspace Geraldton Centre is operated by Youth Focus.

Working within a multi-disciplinary team, the Youth Counsellor will be a pivotal role within the headspace Geraldton team. The clinician will be responsible for planning, coordinating and leading high quality, evidence-based family inclusive psychotherapeutic intervention with young people. The clinician will need to have experience in working with complex presentations from a systemic perspective.

The clinician will have a direct role in the intake, engagement, assessment and coordination of care for young people accessing headspace Geraldton. The clinician will also have the opportunity to assist in the development and implementation of new and varied therapeutic group programs delivered within headspace Geraldton if desired.

Due to the high volume of applications received, only those applicants who are shortlisted will be contacted. To those applicants not shortlisted, we extend our appreciation for considering headspace as a potential employer.

Minimum pre-requisite for consideration for this position is: Tertiary qualification in health related field (Eg: Psychology, Social Work, Mental Health Nurse, Masters Counselling) as well as experience in Youth Mental Health

Position descriptions can be obtained from www.headspace.org.au/jobs or on request: The position is full-time : Salary Range $70,000—80,000 depending on experience

APPLICATIONS CLOSE: 9:00AM MARCH 10TH 2017 For enquiries contact: Nick Duigan (08) 9943 8111

headspace National Youth Mental Health Foundation is funded by the Australian Government Department of Health under the Youth Mental Health Initiative

Support Worker

About us

Ruah Community Services is reputable grassroots not for profit organisation with 50 years experience of empowering vulnerable and disadvantaged people to create meaningful change in their lives and enabling them maximise their individual potential. Ruah has a rich history of providing services in Housing and Homelessness, Mental Health, Family Domestic Violence and transitional support for women leaving the correction system. Our team of 200 staff have a vision to see communities flourish through active participation in the services we deliver.

About the job

We are looking for a passionate person to assist in providing the individual to achieve their goals as recorded in their care plan. This is a casual position based in Geraldton.

Who are we looking for?

  • Willingness and ability to work within and contribute to the vision, mission, core values and the three guiding principles of the organisation
  • Completion of or progress towards a relevant TAFE qualification (Certificate III), and/or relevant work experience (0-1 year), and/or lived experience of mental illness.
  • Ability to engage with individuals and build and maintain a professional relationship.
  • Ability to work independently and contribute to the functioning of the team.
  • Ability to model positive behaviours, emotional maturity, coping skills and resilience.
  • Good interpersonal and effective communication skills
  • Willingness and flexibility to support clients fulfil their goals. This may include domestic support, transport and mentoring.
  • Knowledge and understanding of diversity, gender and social inclusion, particularly Aboriginal culture.

What you need to know

The closing date for applications is 9am Friday 10 March 2017.

For further information about the position please contact:
Emma Jarvis Executive Manager, Service Development and Performance emmajarvis@ruah.com.au

How to apply

Please address the Selection Criteria in your cover letter and attach it when you apply through Seek. For more information and a copy of the position description please visit our website www.ruah.org.au, click on the 'about us' section and then 'Jobs at Ruah'. If you are unable to upload the attachments through Seek please email your application to HR@ruah.com.au

Ruah has a passion for welcoming diversity and is an equal opportunities employer.

Customer Service Officer

We are seeking the services of an enthusiastic customer service officer.

Job role would include

  • Provide excellent customer service to customers, both in person and over the telephone.
  • Processing orders
  • Attending to any enquires received through emails or online
  • General administration duties
  • Setup new accounts
  • Assist with debt recovery process for domestic customers
  • Liaise with delivery drivers
  • Banking and til reconciliation 20-27 hours per week (Extra hours may become available)

Please email all resumes to redreed@westnet.com.au

AQUARENA POOL DUTY SUPERVISOR – PART TIME (Ref: 705) 45.6 hours per fortnight

Overlooking the Indian Ocean, Geraldton is a thriving regional city at the heart of Australia’s Coral Coast. With a growing population of over 41,000 people it offers a wide range of services and activities. Geraldton is recognised as one of WA’s key growth areas and the opportunities in this regional city are plentiful. You can be part of working with us to deliver the best for our community and this region.

The City of Greater Geraldton actively welcomes, includes and values the unique contributions of all people in its workplace. The City welcomes applications from all age groups, people with a disability, and those from diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds.

Benefits which we offer:

  • Up to 18.5% Superannuation
  • 22 Annual Leave days (17.5% loading)
  • Health & Wellbeing Program
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Career opportunities
  • Study Assistance
  • Centrally located
  • Free parking

AQUARENA POOL DUTY SUPERVISOR – PART TIME (Ref: 705) 45.6 hours per fortnight

This position assists with achieving a high level of operational efficiency in the daily activities of the Aquarena facility.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supervise patrons around the swimming pool and associated areas.  Ensure the behaviour of all customers is conducive to the provision of a safe and enjoyable leisure experience.
  • Maintain high standard of customer service and professional conduct.  Assist customers with a pleasant and mature approach and respond to customer requests in a quick and efficient manner.
  • Coordinate and regulate the use of pool space by various user groups and ensure allocated areas are clearly roped off and marked with signage.
  • Attend to first aid requirements of patrons.
  • Educate the public on safety requirements in an aquatic environment.

A starting salary of $69,320 per annum (pro rata) or $35.08 per hour will be offered dependent on knowledge, skills, experience and qualifications.

Interested in applying?

To view the position descriptions and selection criteria for the above roles, please visit our website www.cgg.wa.gov.au/employment.

To gain a better understanding of the role, call Emma Hancox on (08) 9956 6906.

Applications with addressed selection criteria should be submitted by 4pm, Friday 3 March 2017.

Ken Diehm
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Aquarena Programs Facilitator (Ref: 624)

Overlooking the Indian Ocean, Geraldton is a thriving regional city at the heart of Australia’s Coral Coast. With a growing population of over 41,000 people it offers a wide range of services and activities. Geraldton is recognised as one of WA’s key growth areas and the opportunities in this regional city are plentiful. You can be part of working with us to deliver the best for our community and this region.

The City of Greater Geraldton actively welcomes, includes and values the unique contributions of all people in its workplace. The City welcomes applications from all age groups, people with a disability, and those from diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds.

Benefits which we offer:

  • Up to 18.5% Superannuation
  • 22 Annual Leave days (17.5% loading)
  • Health & Wellbeing Program
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Career opportunities
  • Study Assistance
  • Centrally located
  • Free parking

Aquarena Programs Facilitator (Ref: 624)

The Geraldton Aquarena is seeking a motivated person to organise and facilitate aquatic programs such as swim-school and aquarobics classes, and their promotion and marketing, including special events and training activities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Organise and facilitate aquatic facility promotions and marketing of these programs including special events and activities.
  • Program swim school classes for the Aquarena, liaise with customers and implement innovative programming for the swim school.
  • Program Group Fitness classes for the Aquarena, liaise with customers and implement innovative programming to the aerobic schedule.
  • Manage and review staff training programs such as simulated emergency evaluations, major and minor incident controls, chemical handling and equipment usage as directed by the Manager Aquatic Facilities including staff inductions.

The successful applicant will hold relevant pool accreditations, and have sound knowledge of all statutory obligations relevant to the operations of an aquatic centre.

A starting salary of $64,106 per annum or $32.44 per hour will be offered dependent on knowledge, skills, experience and qualifications.

Interested in applying?

To view the position descriptions and selection criteria for the above roles, please visit our website www.cgg.wa.gov.au/employment.

To gain a better understanding of the role, call Emma Hancox on (08) 9956 6906.

Applications with addressed selection criteria should be submitted by 4pm, Friday 3 March 2017.

Ken Diehm
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Community Lead - Pollinators

We are seeking a dynamic, creative and people focused individual to take on our Community Lead Role. This person will be responsible for growing and nurturing our member network, including coordinating one of regional Australia’s leading science engagement networks – Scinapse. The role will be two days a week, based in CityHive.

For more information visit: https://pollinators.org.au/2017/02/08/want-part-something-amazing/

Pharmacy Assistant

WANTED:

Bright enthusiastic person who enjoys working in a busy, rewarding, work environment and who genuinely enjoys learning and new challenges. Personal initiative and ability to work in a team are essential. Pharmacy experience is preferred but not essential. Must be available to work Saturday mornings. Basis computer skills required.

Please provide CV and a cover letter IN PERSON to Shop 1 Rangeway Shopping Centre before 24/02/2017

Sorry only successful applicants will be contacted.

Accounting Graduate Position

Lifetime Accounting Services is a Chartered Accounting Firm based in Geraldton WA. We are seeking a graduate or near graduate looking for a long term role in a progressive accounting practice.

The successful applicant must be aspiring to qualify as a Chartered Accountant. Working with a close-knit team you will be exposed to a broad range of accounting, taxation, auditing, SMSF and business advisory services. You will be mentored and supported through your development by a team of experienced Chartered Accountants. Applicant must have excellent communication skills, a positive attitude and can operate in a team environment. Previous experience in public practice is desirable but not essential.

If you could please email your resume to: sarah@Ltacgroup.com.au

Dongara Community Garden - Work for the Dole Supervisor

COMMUNITY GARDEN DONGARA WORK FOR THE DOLE ACTIVITIES SUPERVISOR – EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST PART TIME (Fixed Term) – 30 HOURS PER WEEK

MEEDAC is a Community Development Programme (CDP) Provider on behalf of the Australian Government. We provide a single point of contact for job seekers and employers in the Midwest region. MEEDAC Incorporated is seeking a Work for the Dole Activities Supervisor to join and enhance the team. The successful candidate will need to reside in Dongara.

Key Accountabilities

  • Ability to successfully maintain an ongoing planting/harvesting schedule of produce in a small community garden
  • Manage and support job seeker attendance, participation and WHS needs for all Work for the Dole activities
  • Timely and appropriate management, investigation and reporting of incidents as per relevant guidelines
  • Working within contractual guidelines, quality systems and policies and procedures
  • Regular reporting as instructed
  • Manage and maintain workplace equipment to meet all OH&S standards
  • Ensure all job seekers wear appropriate PPE when attending activities
  • Report to Case Managers on participation and progress of job seekers

Skills & Experience

  • Good communication skills and ability to work with diverse individuals and groups
  • Ability to build rapport and maintain effective relationships with clients, peers and relevant agencies from culturally diverse backgrounds
  • Understanding of barriers to employment and the effects of unemployment
  • Self-motivation and creativity in the workplace
  • Knowledge of Work, Health & Safety Policies

As part of our employment process, all employees will be required to undertake pre-employment and ongoing drug and alcohol screening.

Please submit all applications to rebecca@meedac.com

Medical Receptionist

POSITION VACANT

Sunset Skin Cancer & Medical Clinic is seeking applications for a Part-Time Medical Receptionist for our award winning medical practice.

Selection Criteria Essential

  • Well-developed Communication & Interpersonal Skills
  • Computer Competency
  • Exceptional Personal Presentation
  • Self-motivated Team Member
  • Capable of working independently in a very fast paced environment
  • Have compassion, the ability to keep strict confidence and enjoy working with people.

Selection Criteria Desirable

  • Proficient with Best Practice Software
  • Previous Medical Administration Experience
  • First Aid Certificate.

Please supply the following with your application:

Current CV/Resume and 2 References Drop off applications at Shop 1, Sunset Shopping Plaza, 582 Chapman Rd, Sunset Beach, Geraldton SUBMISSIONS CLOSE FRIDAY 17th FEBRUARY 2017

Leading Hand / Experienced Cleaner

We are currently looking for a Leading Hand/Experienced Cleaner for day works and an Experienced Cleaner for evening/morning shifts to join our busy team. Previous experience in managing a team, vacate cleaning and commercial cleaning is a must. All experience to be discussed upon application.

  • Must have the ability to work autonomously as well as work well within our friendly team.
  • Excellent communication skills and a high level of attention to detail is imperative.
  • Must be highly motivated and have a can do attitude.
  • Manual car license and police clearance essential.

If this sounds like you, Please send your CV to Kerbi@norfolkcleaning.com.au or call 0409374572.

Grocery Store Shift Supervisor

We are seeking someone with experience as a shift supervisor or 2IC in the supermarket industry to join our team!

A shift supervisor oversees all rostered staff on their shift, ensures the store runs smoothly & deals with any and all issues that crop up during their shift. They work a 3 week rotating roster that has 6 days off for every 15 worked, there are early shifts(starting from 5:30am) & late shifts(finishing 8pm). This is a permanent position with 35 hours per week on average.

Position Involves:

  • Opening/Closing of the store
  • Organising cover for short rosters
  • Placing & receiving orders
  • Being a friendly, helpful & approachable team member for both customers & co-workers
  • Creative problem solving
  • Basic data entry on our POS system
  • Money handling & much more!! Successful applicant will be trustworthy, bubbly & professional.
  • You must have a police clearance & excellent references from previous employers & co-workers, an RSA(liquor) will be a requirement & a valid
  • Approved Managers card will be an advantage.

Applications must be received by February 10th 2017

Findlay's Fresh IGA X-Press
Emailutakarraiga@iinet.net.au

Casual Hospitality Positions - Pool Recruitment

Inspirations Mullewa is a 15 room motel with café and restaurant, we currently require personnel to help provide our quality service standards.

Duties will include but not limited to:

  • Housekeeping
  • Kitchen Hands
  • Laundry
  • Front of House Staff
  • All Rounders

The successful candidates will have good customer service skills, be well presented, flexible and have excellent attention to detail. Applicants will need to be able to obtain a police clearance and pass a drug and alcohol screen. Resumes should be emailed to rebecca@meedac.com

Youth Access Clinician

Part Time: 2 days (15 hours) per week
Fixed-Term: 'til 30 June 2017

Dynamic, highly-successful and supportive multi-disciplinary team-based environment.

We are currently seeking a proactive, driven, self-directed and organised individual to coordinate innovative group-based therapy programs and volunteer-lead, life-skills programs from our bustling Geraldton headspace office.

Care Coordination duties include:

  • Accurate assessment of clinical strengths and client needs in identifying new opportunities for service delivery.
  • Reaching out to current youth clients and their family members to provide updates of our latest service offerings.
  • Coordination and facilitation of youth friendly, group-based brief mental health services.
  • Thorough evaluation and reporting of group-based intervention outcomes.

The successful candidate will possess:

  • Great knowledge of local community and key partner organisations.
  • Creativity and innovation in developing ideas for service delivery and grass-roots marketing strategies.
  • In-depth knowledge of mental health trends, issues, and ability to critically evaluate the evidence base and appropriateness of various therapeutic and non-therapeutic interventions.
  • Good command of social media marketing platforms.
  • Passion for working with young people.

If this opportunity appeals to you, please apply with your cover letter and resume (in one file) on or before Monday 6th of February 9:00AM. Alternatively, you may email your application to humanresources@youthfocus.com.au.

Due to the high volume of applications received for our advertised positions, only those applicants who are shortlisted will be contacted. To those applicants not shortlisted, we extend our appreciation for considering Youth Focus as a potential employer.

For more information, please contact Nick Duigan (Headspace Geraldton Manager) on (08) 9943 8111.

Agronomy Trials Coordinator

Position: Trials Coordinator
Reports to: CEO
Guided by: Research and Development Manager
Location: Mingenew WA

An exciting opportunity has become available to join the Mingenew-Irwin Group (MIG) in WA. MIG is a grower driven group in the Mid-West of WA whose mission is to "promote and develop economic and environmentally sustainable agriculture through research, planning, monitoring and demonstrating best practice.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate the annual trials program in conjunction with the R&D Manager, ensuring its smooth running, scientific rigour and relevance for members.
  • Directly responsible for development of protocols, trial input accumulation, trial establishment, in season monitoring and data collect, collating results, statistical analysis and report writing.
  • Communicate effectively to members, commercial companies and sponsors.
  • Liaising with group members to bring together research ideas
  • Performing chemical applications in the field whilst complying with OH&S and safe handling practices.
  • Using trial equipment, spray boom, bike boom, weight trailer etc. effectively and confidently.

To be successful in this role you will need to demonstrate:

  • Strong communication skills
  • Flexibility within the workplace
  • Willingness to learn and develop new skills
  • Positive attitude toward living and contributing to rural communities

Qualifications Required:

  • A tertiary qualification in agricultural science
  • Chemical handling certificate Senior First Aid Certificate
  • Current C class drivers licence

Desirable:

  • Project management and reporting skills GIS and GPS skills 4WD experience

Salary Range:

  • A competitive salary package will be negotiated dependent on experience
  • Graduates are encouraged to apply

Applications close: COB Friday 10 February 2017

Lance Perry
Chief Executive Officer
Mingenew-Irwin Group

Project Officer (Livestock)

Position: Project Officer (Livestock)
Reports to: Chief Executive Officer
Location: Mingenew WA

An exciting opportunity has become available to join the Mingenew-Irwin Group (MIG) in WA. MIG is a grower driven group in the Mid West of WA whose mission is to "promote and develop economic and environmentally sustainable agriculture through research, planning, monitoring and demonstrating best practice.

Main Responsibilities: The position offers a variety of functions which include:

  • Managing project outcomes
  • Conducting on farm monitoring work and demonstrations
  • Project reporting and monitoring
  • Working with key stakeholders
  • Writing grant submissions for future projects
  • Helping other team members out when required
  • Helping manage company events
  • Conducting presentations to the members & public on research projects

To be successful in this role you will need to demonstrate:

  • Flexibility in the workplace
  • Willingness to learn and develop new skills
  • Current C class drivers licence
  • Proven livestock handling and management skills
  • Proficient project management skills
  • Strong track record in working with farmers
  • Effective stakeholder communication and liaison skills
  • Sound understanding of the Australian beef industry
  • Experience in using MS Word, Excel and statistical analysis packages for data recording and management
  • Good working knowledge and ability to operate and maintain farm equipment and machinery
  • Ability to work independently and solve problems
  • Required A tertiary qualification in agricultural science
  • Project management and reporting skills
  • Current First-Aid qualifications (or the ability to obtain them) 4WD experience
  • Positive attitude toward living and contributing to rural communities

Salary Range:

  • A competitive salary package will be negotiated dependent on experience
  • Graduates are encouraged to apply

Applications Close: COB Friday 10 February 2017

Senior Environmental Health Officer (Ref: 70)

Overlooking the Indian Ocean, Geraldton is a thriving regional city at the heart of Australia’s Coral Coast. With a growing population of over 41,000 people it offers a wide range of services and activities. Geraldton is recognised as one of WA’s key growth areas and the opportunities in this regional city are plentiful. You can be part of working with us to deliver the best for our community and this region.

The City of Greater Geraldton actively welcomes, includes and values the unique contributions of all people in its workplace. The City welcomes applications from all age groups, people with a disability, and those from diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds.

Benefits which we offer:

  • Up to 18% Superannuation
  • 22 Annual Leave days (17.5% loading)
  • Health & Wellbeing Program
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Career opportunities
  • Study Assistance
  • Centrally located
  • Free parking

SENIOR ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH OFFICER – REF: 70

This position plays an important role to implement and maintain various health programs and projects which ensure that a high standard of environmental and public health is attained in accordance with statutory obligations, the City’s Environmental Health & Waste Team Plan and the City’s Strategic Community Plan.

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead and mentor staff in the Environmental Health team
  • Provide detailed expert advice to internal and external stakeholders on Environmental Health matters
  • Maintain day to day operations of the Environmental Health team
  • Ensure the team is fulfilling its objectives of the Environmental Health team plan
  • Assist with the strategic direction of the Environmental Health team
  • Undertake investigations and inspections to assess compliance with all relevant legislation

A starting salary of $84,851per annum or $42.94 per hour will be offered dependent on knowledge, skills, experience and qualifications.

Interested in applying?

All position descriptions and further information can be obtained from our website www.cgg.wa.gov.au/employment. To gain a better understanding of the role, please call Hayley Williamson on (08) 9956 6929.

Applications with addressed selection criteria should be forwarded to the Chief Executive Officer, City of Greater Geraldton, PO Box 101 GERALDTON WA 6531 and submitted by 4pm, Wednesday 15th February 2017. Applications can be faxed to (08) 9956 6674 or emailed to council@cgg.wa.gov.au.

Ken Diehm
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Warehouse Manager

Do you have demonstrated leadership abilities? Looking to further your career? Have FANTASTIC time management skills and demonstrated ability to liaise with multiple people to produce great outcomes?

McDonalds Wholesalers are SEEKING A WAREHOUSE SUPERVISOR to join their dynamic team!

YOU MUST HAVE

  • HR License (minimum)
  • Forklift License
  • Intermediate to Advanced Computer Skills
  •  The ability to work to deadlines and manage teams

Previous Warehouse or Despatch/Transport Management skills will be highly regarded. PLEASE DO NOT SEND US YOUR RESUMES! If you believe YOU are the RIGHT person for the job. Call Ashe on 99211655 between 8:00am - 4:30pm and tell us why WE should consider YOU! Applications Close COB 27th January 2017