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Reference Number 53549
Position Title CMHL Consumer Workforce Development Coordinator
Location The Centre for Mental Health Learning (CMHL) 362 Bell Street Pascoe Vale South
Award Psych Health ProfessionNDC [77]
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  • Consumer Workforce Devleopment Coordinator
  • Part Time Fixed Term working 64 hours per fortnight
  • Located at Pascoe Vale South

Life with Us:


The Centre for Mental Health Learning (CMHL) is the central agency for public mental health workforce development (including lived experience workers) in Victoria, supporting access to quality, contemporary learning and development


A Job to Be Proud Of: 

  • The Workforce Learning & Development Coordinator (Consumer perspective) is a key team member of the Centre for Mental Health Learning, (CMHL Vic)
  • Support the development of the mental health lived experience workforce in Victoria
  • Be involved with the development of practice tools and guidelines, learning and development resources, and professional development for lived-experience workers and the broader mental health workforce.

Your Contribution: 


You will be a passionate and committed individual who: 

  • Demonstrates energy and commitment to LEW workforce learning and development in mental health services 
  • Commitment to coproduction/codesign principles
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong stakeholder relationship building skills
  • Excellent project, time management, and priority setting skills
  • Understands the needs and issues for consumer workers working in clinical and community mental health services 

You will have: 

  • A lived experience of accessing or trying to access publicly funded mental health services 
  • Experience working in a dedicated consumer lived experience role in Victoria 
  • A minimum of diploma level in health, welfare, community development, and/or adult education (or equivalent experience)  

Our Commitment to You:  

  • We are a values based organisation, a career with us is a rewarding experience offering great prospects for career diversity 
  • You will be a part of a supportive, passionate, and experienced team
  • Attractive salary and working conditions including annual and CPD leave, salary sacrifice
  • Comprehensive Health & Wellbeing Programs including; Staff Gym, staff health service, peer support program and Employee Assistance Programs 
  • Rich opportunities for professional development, training and research

Connect With Us:


Get to know us at cmhl.org.au or click ‘Apply Now’.


Melbourne Health is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity, ethical practice, and the principles of Cultural Diversity and social inclusion. 


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All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check and a Working With Children Check. Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment prior to commencement. 

Contact Person Kylie Boucher
Contact Number 0425768185
Alternate Contact Person Lorna Downes
Alternate Contact Number 0417023954
Closing Date 05/08/2020
Position Description
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