Are you passionate about delivering training in digital mental health resources to improve the outcomes for First Nations people? Are you looking for a flexible, Casual opportunity that uses your strong communication and training skills?
If this sounds like you, join our team to help make a difference.
Your new role
Menzies School of Health Research is looking to engage a First Nations Trainer to work within the Menzies Stay Strong program. The Stay Strong program is committed to developing, testing and delivering training in mental health promotion strategies for First Nations people.
The Trainer will be specifically engaged with the e-Mental Health in Practice (eMHPrac) and the AIMhi for Youth (AIMhi-Y) projects. These projects aim to develop, promote, implement and evaluate digital mental health and related resources (including the AIMhi Stay Strong app and the AIMhi-Y app and support package) to improve mental health and wellbeing for First Nations adults and young people.
The successful candidate will liaise closely with the Stay Strong team, as well as participate in delivery and evaluation of the established Stay Strong digital mental health and cross-cultural training program.
This position is based Adelaide.
The main duties of the Trainer involve:
Please see the Position Description for a full list of responsibilities including a list of essential selection criteria.
What we would like you to bring to the role
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills, sound interpersonal, self-confidence, and the ability to communicate effectively in writing, prepare basic correspondence in accordance with required formats, and commitment to maintaining confidentiality.
Other ideal qualities:
Menzies is one of Australia’s leading medical research institutes dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, and a leader in global and tropical research into life-threatening illnesses. If making a positive health impact in Australia and across our region excites and motivates you, join us as we continue to translate our research into effective programs and partnerships in communities across Australia and the Asia-Pacific region, and find enduring solutions to health problems that matter.
If you have any questions regarding the role, please contact:
Senior Research Officer
How to Apply
Please click on the 'Apply' button to submit your application.
Applicants are required to provide the following supporting documents:
Closing date: Monday 27 March 2023.
Applicants are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. The successful candidate will be required to provide suitable evidence of vaccinations to Menzies Human Resources.
The position will only be open to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants. The filling of this position is intended to constitute a special/equal opportunity measure under section 8(1) of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 and section 57 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1992 (NT)
For more information on how to apply for this position please visit https://www.menzies.edu.au/page/Careers/Information_for_applicants/ or phone 08 8946 8409
To view a Position Description please click the below link –