Country and Outback Health Inc

Engagement Officer – Full Time – Port Lincoln – 7 Months Parental Leave Cover

Country & Outback Health’s extensive primary mental health footprint extends throughout regional and remote South Australia. Our team is continuing to grow, and this exciting opportunity will give the right candidate the opportunity to make a difference to our communities.

About the role:

We have a 7-month Parental Leave Cover opportunity for this role.

  • Provide practical support and information for individuals and their families living with severe and persistent mental illness.
  • Help consumers achieve their goals and maximise their individual engagement through connection with a range of services and supports.
  • Coordinate services and supports which will include building relationships and working collaboratively with existing services in the community, communicating ideas and information and using problem solving skills.


  • Completed or working towards Cert IV in Mental Health/Disability Studies or equivalent is required
  • National Police Check
  • Department of Human Services Child-Related and NDIS Worker Check Screenings.

What’s in it for you?

  • A supportive working environment
  • A competitive salary in recognition of your qualifications and experience
  • 5 weeks annual leave
  • Generous salary packaging options to increase your take home pay

Applications close Friday 30/09/2022.   To apply directly visit our website on  (To support our shortlisting process, you will be required to complete a video component of the application).

Submit your application early, we reserve the right to interview and select candidate prior to closing date.

We require all employees to be fully vaccinated (including Booster when eligible), against COVID-19.

For more information please contact Jenny Scarce, Co-Ordinator on 0428 899 869.

To learn more about Country & Outback Health and our team please visit:

Please be aware that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. We are an equal opportunity employer and value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace diversity and welcome applications from people of all backgrounds and communities including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people of all ages, genders, ethnicities, religions, cultures, sexual orientations, people with lived experience and people with disabilities.

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