Company West Auckland Mental Health Support Trust
Location Waitakere City, Auckland
Listed Fri 9 Feb, 11:04 am
Type Part time, Permanent
Do you have experience and a qualification in the mental health sector?
Do you have your own personal experience of mental health issues and recovery?
Are you available to work Monday to Friday from 9.00am – 3.45pm?
Do you love working with people?
We may have the job for you!

West Auckland Mental Health Support Centre (Te Ata) is a Henderson based service that offers informal support, educational and recreational activities and group programmes for people experiencing mental health issues. We are seeking applicants for a Programme Assistant position, which involves supporting people attending the centre and managing many aspects of the daily running.
Applicants must be able to comfortably interact with members and encourage their involvement in activities and social interaction at the centre. This could range from friendly conversation to playing a board game, helping us celebrate with a BBQ or supporting people on a trip to the beach and everything in-between.
The role also requires a good level of common sense and initiative to help out with tasks and ensure programmes and activities run smoothly.
We are seeking someone who can put safety first, think on their feet, has a positive and cheerful attitude and can bring something unique and special to our small team.
Professional supervision is offered on site to the successful candidate coupled with a competitive remuneration package.
Please send your CV and cover letter to
Susan Harvey with Programme Assistant in the subject line
P O Box 21 553 Henderson

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.