Wellbeing Coach Neami National Limited


​“We support individuals living with mental health challenges to achieve outcomes they value.”

About the Role

  • Casual Position
  • Classification: Consumer Service Delivery Level 2 with an hourly rate of $45.05- $48.30 (inclusive of casual loading) + Superannuation.
  • Salary Packaging arrangements providing tax benefits available for living and entertainment expenses increasing your take home income where part of your wage is paid tax free each pay, savings thousands in tax each year
  • Location: Darwin N.T

About Neami National

Neami National is a community mental health service supporting people living with mental illness to improve their health, live independently and pursue a life based on their own strengths, values and goals.

We have been providing mental health support for over 30 years. We were founded on an alliance between professionals, individuals and their families. Collaborative recovery remains at the heart of who we are today.

About your new role

The Wellbeing Coach will work within a multidisciplinary team to deliver a range of services to adults experiencing emotional distress, crises, mental ill health and/or addiction, and to their families, support people and carers, through a “no wrong door” approach. Of importance is the ability to be with people when they are distressed, the ability to listen compassionately and to support people to identify and act upon solutions that may improve their wellbeing.

The Wellbeing Coach, as an integral member of the team, will also be expected to welcome people to the AMHC and provide intake and triage services.

Neami recognises that most of us have our own lived experience of mental ill-health or personal experience in supporting someone who has experienced mental health and/or AOD issues and as such possess a rich understanding of their experiences of mental health recovery. As a Wellbeing Coach, you can purposefully use your own experience to help others further their own understanding of recovery.

Neami also recognises the value of working within a Social and Emotional Wellbeing (SEWB) Framework and is committed to employing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as Wellbeing Coaches.

The role involves; 7 day a week shift work, including morning, evening, and weekend shifts.

What will Neami offer in return?

  • Professional development through regular Practice Development sessions and coaching with your supervisor
  • Ongoing extensive in-house Learning and Development Programs to encourage learning and skill-building
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) through Benestar – access a holistic health and wellness offering of supports and resources to Neami staff and their immediate family
  • Work flexibility arrangements available for maintaining your work-life balance

What you will bring to the role?

  • Purposefully use your own experience to help others further their own understanding of recovery
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Computer literacy and written communication skills

What the role requires:

  • National Criminal History Check (Police check) – disclosable outcomes considered
  • Current Working with Children Check required before commencement of work
  • Current Drivers licence
  • Australian Working Rights

How to apply:

The terms and conditions of the role are listed in the position description. If you have any further questions not addressed in the advertising words or position description, please contact:​

Pam Marwood, Clinical Service Manager– 08 89 14 6600 and [email protected]

Applications Close: 06 September 2023

Be Yourself – Neami values and celebrates diversity including multidisciplinary teams and the unique backgrounds, experiences, and contributions that each person brings to our community. First Nations people, those identifying as LGBTQIA+, people with disabilities and culturally and linguistically diverse people are encouraged to apply. Our aim is to create a workforce that is accessible, inclusive and reflects the community in which we live.



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