Work with Grow and be a part of our community!

In Grow’s 2018 staff survey, conducted by Enhancing Community Business, a resounding 100% of survey respondents said that they either loved or liked working for Grow and 96% said they were proud to work for Grow.

So if you are considering a job in the not for profit sector, consider working with Grow – and be a part of our community.

If you would like to make an enquiry or submit a resume, please contact us at national@grow.org.au

Group Development Worker – Part Time

Grow NSW – Sydney Metro/Western Sydney

  • National Organisation
  • Salary commencing $30.80 per hour @ 3 days per week, plus super, plus salary sacrifice
  • Vehicle allowance
  • Generous leave allowance
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Office based in West Hoxton

Grow was established over 60 years ago, and operates 12 Mutual Support Groups in the Sydney region.  Grow is a community mental health organisation whose aim is to empower people to overcome the personal challenges that result from mental illness through mutual help and peer support in a group setting.  Grow’s Program of Personal Growth was developed by people with a lived experience of recovery from mental illness and participants continue to play a key role in the development of our Program.

About the role:

Primary functions include:

Supporting Grow Groups and member participation in the Grow Program

Establish and maintain referral pathways to Groups.

Support, and develop our volunteer Group Organiser & Recorders in their roles

Undertake Group evaluation processes and maintain Group data

Working hours can include some evening and occasional weekend work.

About you:

The successful applicant will need to identify with Grow’s philosophy, be self-motivated and team spirited, and open to ongoing training.  We recommend that you attend a Grow Group as an observer to help develop your understanding of our work.

Requirements for applications:

Applications must include a resume and a cover letter that addresses the key selection criteria outlined in the position description. Please also ensure you meet the mandatory requirements for the position.  You will also be required to provide two professional references. Applications that do not include these requirements will not be considered.

You can view the position description here 

For further information about the role, please contact Dave McLoughlin on 0413035110

Please email applications to Grow NSW at nsw@grow.org.au  

Applications close 5pm Friday 12th July 2019.