Mental Health Support Worker – OPS2 SA Health – Eyre and Far North Local Health Network


  • Eyre and Far North Local Health Network, Port Lincoln
  • Salary $57,842 – $62,221 p.a. – Ongoing Full Time – OPS2



We are looking for a reliable and motivated person to fill a Mental Health Support Worker position with the Port Lincoln Community Mental Health (MH) Team. 

As a Mental Health Support Worker, you will contribute to providing a comprehensive and integrated range of evidenced based, recovery-oriented services across the multi-disciplinary Eyre and Far North Local Health Network Mental Health appropriate to the needs of the consumer and the local community.

Under the supervision of a Clinician, you will provide a range of non-clinical, integrated psychosocial support services to mental health consumers across community, acute and rehabilitation service settings.  You will work to assist consumers and service providers to understand the concept of recovery and rehabilitation and serve as a recovery and wellness/information role.

More information can be obtained from the job pack below.

Important Information

Being part of Eyre and Far North Local Health Network means you will be supported both personally and professionally, can take advantage of education and training opportunities, will have access to flexible working hours and be part of an inter-professional approach to holistic health care.

To find out more about working in Eyre and Far North LHN visit Eyre and Far North LHN | SA Health

In addition to the annual salary and entitlements (superannuation & leave loading), we also offer salary sacrifice benefits, watch a short video about what salary packaging is.  For information about Relocation Support working for SA Health can be found here.

The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working part-time.  Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and appropriate immunisation requirements.


  • DHS Working With Children Check (WWCC)
  • National Police Certificate (NPC) for employment involving unsupervised contact with vulnerable groups required for this position (E.g. aged care employment or work involving vulnerable clients)

Immunisation Risk for this position is – Category A (direct contact with blood or body substances)

SA Health Services are required to implement the Addressing vaccine preventable disease: Occupational assessment, screening and vaccination policy in the workplace.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply. Job ref: 850798.


Jenni Thyer
Administration Officer
Phone: 7669 1083
E-mail: [email protected] 

Application Closing Date

29 December 2023 – 11.55PM


 850798 Mental Health Support Worker Job Pack.pdf

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SA Health - Eyre and Far North Local Health Network

Job Salary

Full time