Community Liaison Officer (CLO) – Special Projects

Commonwealth Respite & Carelink Centre Metro North
Full Time/Part Time – Contract Position
Location: Westminster

The Independent Living Centre WA (ILC) provides information and advice, assessment, funding and hire services that enable Western Australians of all ages and abilities to live more independent and fulfilling lives.

The ILC Respite and Carelink Centre provides information and respite services for Carers of older people, people with disabilities, mental health concerns, and includes young carers and people caring for someone with palliative care needs.

The focus of this role will be to assist with implementation of the CRCC Metro North engagement plan with the goal of developing and maintaining effective relationships with referral sources, mental health service providers and key stakeholders; enhancing pathways for carers to access our mental health, disability and young carer respite programs; and working with the team to identify and address gaps in respite availability across the region. The position will also support an existing committed professional team who coordinate respite services through a brokerage model of service delivery.

The successful applicant will have demonstrated experience working within the mental health and disability sector, along with strong networking, relationship and capacity building skills to achieve results against a project plan.

To Apply:

Register your interest today by submitting your resume, a cover letter, ILC Application form and a separate document addressing each selection criteria, in confidence to careers@ilc.com.au.

For the full position description and selection criteria, please click on the “CRCC Community Liaison Officer PD” link below. We encourage you to contact Andrea Morris, Service Coordinator of CRCC team on 08 9382 0271, to discuss the specifics of the position.

Please note applications that have not addressed the selection criteria will not be considered.

Each Application will be dealt with as received.

Employment Application

CRCC Community Liaison Officer PD

Only those with the right to live & work in Australia need apply.

No agency applications at this time.

We thank all candidates for their interest, however only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.