March 6, 2023
Job Type


  • Full time opportunity
  • $60,000 - $75,000 FTE package + 5 weeks leave! 
  • Salary Packaging - up to $15,900 per financial year
  • Laptop & mobile phone & team fleet vehicle 
  • Opportunity for work/life balance 
  • Supportive team environment 
  • Penrith Location 


About us

We are a dynamic, innovative organisation committed to empowering people to create their own futures. We specialise in the provision of high-quality person-centric programs to support thousands of people every year address mental health, employment, disability, homelessness and training needs. Working with us, you will be supporting our customers to achieve their goals and help to change their lives!

About the opportunity

Our Family Mental Health Support Services (FMHSS) provide holistic prevention and early intervention services to young people and their families at risk of or affected by mental illness.

We are looking for an experienced and passionate individual to support our participants to improve long-term outcomes for vulnerable children and their families.  The supports include one on one sessions with young people and the opportunity to facilitate therapeutic groups with your team in a school and community setting.


About you

You will be a passionate and energetic person looking to make a difference! As a people person, your focus is on exceptional service delivery and relationship development both internally and externally.  You will also be able to clearly articulate and demonstrate:

  • Psychology, counselling, or Social Work/Social Science qualification - preferred but not required for the right candidate
  • Experience working with children & their families
  • Mentoring
  • Ability to develop Family Action Plans
  • Interpersonal capacity building skills.
  • Experience working with customers with complex support needs
  • Driven, energetic & committed
  • Strong communication skills
  • Current driver's license (essential)
  • Working with children & Criminal record check (essential or willing to obtain)
  • NDIS Worker Screen (essential or willing to obtain)


What's on offer

  • Competitive salary packaging and fringe benefit options
  • Supportive team and learning culture
  • Opportunity for work/life balance
  • Generous leave entitlements (individual leave days + annual leave)
  • Laptop + phone + shared fleet car for attending appointments.

If this sounds like the perfect role for you, CLICK HERE TO APPLY NOW!!!

*All final applicants for this position will be requested to provide evidence of their COVID-19 vaccination immunisation record or medical contraindication certificate as part of the recruitment process*

We champion diversity & encourage people from an Aboriginal, Torres Strait or South Sea Islander background or other culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds or people with a disability to talk to us about opportunities within breakthru.

This is an exciting opportunity to have a real impact on our customers. If this sounds like the perfect role for you, APPLY now.

**Please note, current Working with Children, Criminal Record and NDIS Worker Screen checks are required before commencing with breakthru**

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