Mental Health Support Worker (Casual) SunflowerHouse


Sunflower House is the first choice, psychosocial service provider supporting people to live their best lives in the Riverina. We deliver a professional support service for people living with mental health challenges, assisting them to maintain and develop their life skills and healthy relationships. Our members can meet and take part in activities that provide the necessary life skills needed for their mental health journey in a safe, non­judgmental environment. 

We are currently looking for an experienced Casual Mental Health Support Worker with sector knowledge to join our team.

Job Overview

The Mental Health Support Worker provides daily care and support to members of Sunflower House and coordinates group activities.  The Mental Health worker will work towards reducing the impact arising from mental illness, including the effects of stigma on individuals, families and the community, and increase understanding of and improve attitudes towards mental health and illness resulting in changed behaviour.  The role is within the framework of recovery based support and is located both in a centre based environment and in the community.

Key Selection Criteria

  • Qualifications relevant to mental health and/or knowledge and skills gained through work experience
  • Knowledge and awareness of mental illness and the associated impact on individuals, carers and the community
  • Smartphone with internet capabilities
  • Current NSW Drivers License and willingness to use own vehicle
  • Current Mental Health First Aid and First Aid/CPR qualifications or willingness to obtain
  • Current National Police Check or willingness to obtain

What we offer

  • Supportive work environment
  • Flexible work hours
  • Enthusiastic and Inclusive Team
  • Hands on training
  • SCHADS Award Level 2, PP1 + 25% casual loading




Employment Type


Job Salary

$30 - $39.99 per hour

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