Position Available: Viral Hepatitis Peer Worker (Lived Experience)

Hi everyone, LiverWELL are seeking applications from persons of lived experience of viral hepatitis B or C to fill a newly created peer worker position.

To be eligible to apply, essential skills you should have include:

  • Lived Experience of viral hepatitis B or C
  • Demonstrated experience of engaging priority population groups with cultural sensitivity
  • Experience in engaging health consumers from a holistic perspective to undertake needs assessment, and to develop rapport and build client driven plans
  • Demonstrated ability to shape responses to individuals based on a range of information they have noted, and ability to relate to and see issues from the perspective of people from diverse backgrounds
  • Looks beyond the obvious to understand the intersection between psychosocial needs and how these may impact engaging in individuals in care.
  • Strong reporting skills, with ability to develop and implement action plans
  • Personal and situational awareness to assess environmental and interpersonal risks and respond appropriately.
  • The ability to develop an in-depth understanding of the complexities of viral hepatitis and liver disease.
  • Ability to manage own time and work, and capacity to respond flexibly to manage multiple priorities.
  • Growth mindset with ability to identify improvements and solutions.

To apply, please visit: https://www.ethicaljobs.com.au/members/hepvic/viral-hepatitis-peer-worker-lived-experience