Mental Health Intake Officer (Identified)

Full Time, Fixed Term until October 2024

Based in Cairns

Salary $93,858 – $98,111


The Mental Health Intake Officer will coordinate a central intake and assessment process for all referrals across the Social and Emotional Wellbeing Program area, including assessment of eligibility, urgency, and requests for support.


Benefits of working with Wuchopperen:

  • Generous salary sacrifice benefits
  • 5 Weeks annual leave
  • 15 days personal leave
  • Commitment to professional development
  • 12% Superannuation Contribution


How to Apply:

To be eligible for interview, applicants must:

  • Provide a cover letter of no more than two pages, addressing the Core Capabilities in the Position Description
  • Provide an Identified Reference
  • Hold a current Blue Card (for suitability to work with children and young people)
  • Be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (at least 2 vaccinations) and provide evidence
  • Possess a current driver’s licence

Applicants who do not address these requirements, will not be considered for shortlisting.


Note: Revised legislation requires applicants to hold a blue card prior to commencement. Refer to Qld Government’s Blue Card Services website for more information.

The above is an Identified position. It is a genuine occupational requirement that an Identified position be filled by an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person, as permitted by and arguable under section 25, 104 and 105 of the Queensland Anti-Discrimination Act (1991).


For more information or to apply please refer to the Position Description or contact Korrie Brown Manager, Allied Health on ‪07 4080 1158.

Closing date for applications:  5 pm on Monday, 12 February 2024.

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