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We invite you to be part of an organisation in which over 70% of staff have voted a ‘TRULY GREAT PLACE TO WORK’ by Best Practice Australia.

Come and work with us

At Sonder, we strive to help people in our community live better lives by providing high quality care, health and support services.

We are looking for people who align with Sonder’s vision and mission, are enthusiastic and work well in teams.

If this sounds like you, we encourage you to apply. We offer salary packaging opportunities and an innovative and supportive work environment.

Please send a resume and cover letter outlining your skills, addressing the key selection criteria.

employment@sonder.net.au

(08) 8209 0700

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Positions Vacant

Functional Recovery Worker

Part time position available at Sonder Edinburgh North, based at headspace Edinburgh North

The Functional Recovery Worker will work as part of an Integrated Practice Unit, Youth (IPUY), and multidisciplinary mental health team to deliver focused structured psychological interventions for complex youth aged 16-25 with mental health disorders.

The Worker will work within the clinical team of the IPUY, better known as ‘emerge’ to assist with the scoping and development of psycho-social group programs and other supports for young people with complex mental health conditions.

The Functional Recovery Worker shall:

  • Promote functional recovery for consumers of the emerge service
  • Reduce impact of mental illness on the developmental trajectory of the young person (social, educational, vocational)
  • Support skill development across life domains and more!

Applicants must have an approved tertiary qualification in an allied health discipline, including social work, psychology, mental health nursing and occupational therapy.

Eligibility for membership of an appropriate professional body. Social workers are required to be eligible for full membership with AASW. Psychologists, mental health nurses, and occupational therapists are required to have full registration with AHPRA.

Occupational Therapists encouraged to apply.

For more information about this role, download the Recruitment Pack

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Allied Health Private Practitioner

Multiple positions available at Sonder Edinburgh North & Sonder Nurioopta

As part of our continued growth in services, we are seeking to sub-contract private Allied Health Practitioners to complement the mental health platform of our model.

We are seeking individuals who have strong clinical skills, and experience in working with young people and in working with multi-disciplinary teams.

Individuals should have a demonstrated ability to provide focused psychological services and evidence-based assessment and intervention including:

  • Psycho-education (including motivational interviewing)
  • Cognitive-behavioural therapy
  • Relaxation strategies
  • Skills training
  • Interpersonal therapy (especially for depression)

You will also possess experience in a range of mental health service settings; including the provision of mental health services to individuals. Naturally, you will possess exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, along with strong information technology and information management skills and a high level of self-motivation and initiative.

Registered Psychologists, Occupational Therapists, and Social workers are encouraged to apply.

Applicants must be eligible to provide Better Access funded services under Medicare. The purpose of the Better Access initiative is to improve treatment and management of mental illness within the community. The Better Access initiative is increasing community access to mental health professionals and team-based mental health care, with general practitioners encouraged to work more closely and collaboratively with psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers and occupational therapists.

For more information about this role, download the Recruitment Pack

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Allied Health Private Practitioner

Multiple positions available at headspace Edinburgh North 

As part of our continued growth in services we are seeking professionally accredited Allied Health Practitioners to complement the mental health platform of our model. We are seeking individuals who have strong clinical skills, and experience in working with young people and in working with multi-disciplinary teams.

Individuals should have a demonstrated ability to provide focused psychological services and evidence-based assessment and intervention including:

  • Psycho-education (including motivational interviewing)
  • Cognitive-behavioural therapy
  • Relaxation strategies
  • Skills training
  • Interpersonal therapy (especially for depression)

You will also possess experience in a range of mental health service settings; including the provision of mental health services to young people aged 12-25. Naturally, you will possess exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, along with strong information technology and information management skills and a high level of self-motivation and initiative.

Registered Psychologists, Occupational Therapists, and Social workers are encouraged to apply.

Applicants must be eligible to provide Better Access funded services under Medicare. The purpose of the Better Access initiative is to improve treatment and management of mental illness within the community. The Better Access initiative is increasing community access to mental health professionals and team-based mental health care, with general practitioners encouraged to work more closely and collaboratively with psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers and occupational therapists.

For more information about this role, download the Recruitment Pack

Apply for this role


Allied Health Private Practitioner

Multiple positions available at our headspace Onkaparinga Centre

As part of our continued growth in services we are seeking professionally accredited Allied Health Practitioners to complement the mental health platform of our model.

We are seeking individuals who have strong clinical skills, and experience in working with young people and in working with multi-disciplinary teams.

Individuals should have a demonstrated ability to provide focused psychological services and evidence-based assessment and intervention including:

  • Psycho-education (including motivational interviewing)
  • Cognitive-behavioural therapy
  • Relaxation strategies
  • Skills training
  • Interpersonal therapy (especially for depression)

You will also possess experience in a range of mental health service settings; including the provision of mental health services to young people aged 12-25. Naturally, you will possess exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, along with strong information technology and information management skills and a high level of self-motivation and initiative.

Registered Psychologists, Occupational Therapists, and Social workers are encouraged to apply.

Applicants must be eligible to provide Better Access funded services under Medicare. The purpose of the Better Access initiative is to improve treatment and management of mental illness within the community. The Better Access initiative is increasing community access to mental health professionals and team-based mental health care, with general practitioners encouraged to work more closely and collaboratively with psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers and occupational therapists.

For more information about this role, download the Recruitment Pack

Apply for this role

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