headspace

Margaret River

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Hours

When we are closed please contact headspace Bunbury for more information

  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday: 11:00am - 7:00pm
  • Wednesday: 8:30am - 4:30pm
  • Thursday: 8:30am - 4:30pm
  • Friday: 8:30am - 4:30pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

headspace Margaret River is linked to headspace Bunbury which is a service tailored for the local community.

headspace Margaret River supports young people 12 - 25 with mild to moderate mental health concerns and/or substance use issues, and their family and friends.
No referral is needed, and all services are free.

Hours

When we are closed please contact headspace Bunbury for more information

  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday: 11:00am - 7:00pm
  • Wednesday: 8:30am - 4:30pm
  • Thursday: 8:30am - 4:30pm
  • Friday: 8:30am - 4:30pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

headspace Margaret River is linked to headspace Bunbury and operated by Relationships Australia. All headspace services are funded by the Australian Government Department of Health. Administration of funding is carried out by the headspace centre’s local Primary Health Network, in this case, WA Primary Health Alliance.

Services

Mental health workers – which may include psychologists, psychiatrists, counsellors and other workers – that can help if you're just not feeling yourself.

Sexual health screenings on site or links to local services. 

GPs can help with any physical health issues as well as issues related to sexual health, drug or alcohol use, relationship problems or feeling down or upset. Your centre may have a GP on site or links to one locally. 

Workers either on site or linked to the centre who can assist you with any alcohol or other drug concern.

“As soon as I sought help, I suddenly realised that my anxiety was very treatable and that I wasn’t alone.”
- Charlie

Jobs and volunteering

Positions currently available at headspace Margaret River

Deadline: 23 Jan 2022, 5:00 pm

headspace provides a comprehensive early intervention mental health service for 12 to 25-year olds. We endeavour to make it as easy as possible for a young person and their family to get the help they need for issues affecting their wellbeing.

headspace Margaret River Satellite is operated by Relationships Australia WA, a leading non-government provider of professional relationship services, offering a range of counselling, case management, group work and community education services to individuals and families.

We are seeking a Counselor to be part of the multidisciplinary, clinical support team based at the headspace Margaret River Satellite, with outreach support to Busselton, when required. The Counsellor is responsible to effectively engage young people with the headspace service. They will be able to provide psycho-social assessments and clinical interventions where required. The Counsellor is one of the first points of contact for young people in accessing therapeutic services and will need to build rapport with a wide range of young people, as well as their friends and families.

 

Essential criteria:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Counselling, Social Work, Psychology and/or Social Sciences
  • Experience in working with young people affected by mental health issues
  • Knowledge and skills in working with people in crisis and in managing people with complex presentations
  • Experience in individual counselling as well as family counselling
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a professional, respectful and inclusive way with other team/staff members
  • Proven experience in working with a wide variety of people from diverse backgrounds, including cultural sensitivity and cross-culture communication.
  • Proven ability to adhere to clinical and ethical work standards.

 

Desirable:

  • Knowledge, skills and understanding to facilitate psychosocial groups

 Our staff are supported through regular professional supervision and generous ongoing professional development.

 

If you are interested in the position or would like more information, please first email info@headspacebunbury.org.au. Should you then have further questions, contact Madison Harper on 08 6164 0680, select Option #1 (Bunbury).

Applicants should submit a covering letter and a current CV with details of two professional referees to the above email address. 

Please note, we will only contact applicants who are offered an interview.

For more information contact:

Name: Madison Harper
Phone: (08) 6164 0680
Email: info@headspacebunbury.org.au