Expressions of Interest - Consumer and Family/Carer Member - Co-Leadership Safety and Quality Mental Health Steering Group

Published on 7 Aug 2018

We are seeking one consumer and one family member/carer to be part of the Co-Leadership Safety and Quality Mental Health Steering Group (CSQMH Steering Group) who:

  • has a lived experience of a mental illness or mental health issue or caring for someone who has; and
  • who can contribute to discussions and decisions regarding a range of systemic safety and quality issues that may arise in publically funded mental health services in Western Australia

The Expression of Interest provides an overview of the role. The Terms for Reference provide more information about the members, functions and responsibilities of the CSQMH Steering Group. The paid participation rate at the  advisor tier is $70 per hour for a minimum of three hours is offered and is line with the MHC Consumer, Family, Carer and Community Paid Partnership Policy.

This in an ongoing group that meets every three months at the MHC, 1 Nash Street, Perth. The MHC is next to McIver Train Station and paid street parking is easily accessed. The next meeting is:

  • Tuesday 11th December 10 – 11.30am - there may be additional meetings held during the year.
  • Additional meetings will be scheduled for 2019 at the end of this calendar year.

To apply please complete the application form (including meeting the requirements of the role) and return it by 5pm on 28 August 2018 to email to Louise.Cefalo@mhc.wa.gov.au.

Frequently Asked Questions regarding consumer, family and carer engagement can be found here. For more information please contact Louise Cefalo on Louise.Cefalo@mhc.wa.gov.au  or call 6553 0335.