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Mental Health Support Worker

About Us:

At Carer’s Network, we envision a future where all our clients feel empowered to live the life they want. Carer’s Network enable our clients to do so by tailoring our support services to each client’s unique needs and requirements. We believe that our support workers are the heart and soul of our organisation who embody our values into their everyday commitments to our clients.


About the role:

Carer’s Network are in search for a compassionate, self- motivated Mental Health Support Worker that has experience in working with challenging behaviours. Every day will be different as you will be taking our clients out into the community and to appointments, assisting with duties around the house and ensuring that their daily lifestyle needs are met.


Experience in the following is essential:


    • Must have a minimum of 2 years in Mental Health, Disability or Home and Community Care.
    • Must have a minimum of 2 years’ experience in working with challenging behaviors and have a strong willed and positive approach when faced with these challenges.
    • Deliver high-quality person-centered care to our clients and make sure that their individual needs are met.
    • Highly motivated with strong interpersonal, problem solving and great communication skills.



What we can offer you:

Here at Carer’s Network, we acknowledge and appreciate the hard work and dedication from our support workers, which in return you can expect:


    • Above award wages.
    • Travel allowances
    • Flexible working hours to ensure a healthy work-life balance.
    • A supportive culture, along with a rewarding career in the disability and age care sector.
    • A passionate and committed care coordination team that will support you.



Successful candidates must have:


    • Cert III in Mental Health, Psychology, social Work or equivalent
    • First year psychology student
    • NDIS worker screening check
    • Current driver’s license and own vehicle
    • Covid- 19 proof of vaccination.


Carer’s Network is a diverse and inclusive workplace. We encourage applications from all backgrounds, including those from culturally and linguistically diverse heritages, individuals with disabilities, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, those of mature age, and LGBTIQA+ identifying persons.




Job Categories: Mental Health Support Worker
Job Type: Casual Part Time
Job Location: Ballarat Bendigo Greater Melbourne Metro Melbourne Mornington Peninsula Warragul Warrnambool