Community Engagement Coordinator – Social Worker Chandler Macleod


About the company:

As one of Australia’s largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod’s recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals. Our client is a large federal government agency focused on providing high quality mental health assessment and clinical counselling services. They take pride on meeting client needs through a combination of proven clinical practices and new and emerging evidence-based approaches. Reporting to the Assistant Director, you will work with a professional team who are all dedicated to making a different in the lives of their clients.

About the role:

  • Coordinate and participate in the activities of the Community Engagement Team
  • Develop and implement the regions community engagement framework and strategy
  • Design develop and monitor the community engagement practices in line with framework
  • Working in partnership with a number of teams and stakeholders across the region to establish community engagement strategies targeting a number of groups and cohorts
  • Undertake direct provision of evidence informed clinical services, including intake, complex case management, case coordination, and facilitation of group programs.

About you:

  • You will have qualifications as a registered Psychologist/ Occupational Therapist /Mental Health Registered Nurse with full AHPRA registration, OR
  • You will have qualifications as a Social Worker eligible for membership of the Australian Association Social Workers (AASW) and be eligible to apply for Mental Health accreditation
  • You will have current registration with the Australian Health Practitioners Registration Agency (AHPRA) or Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW)
  • You will have Working with Children (WWC) and/or Vulnerable People Checks or have it granted before commencing the role
  • You will have experience in a similar clinical role
  • You will have previous experience working in a community engagement capacity.


  • ASAP start (pending Federal Police Check)
  • 12 month temporary assignment
  • Full time hours – Monday to Friday 7.5 hours per day
  • Perth location
  • $55 to $65 per hour + super

***** Please note to be eligible for this role you must hold Australian Citizenship and willing to complete a Federal Police Check *****



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