Join the Youth SUSD Service Advisory Committee

Applications close at 9am on Monday, 8 February 2021

If you have lived experience of a Youth Step Up Step Down (SUSD) service or other child and youth mental health service in Queensland Health (QH) whether through direct access or as a carer, you could fill the one seeking consumer representative or carer representative role on the Youth SUSD Advisory Committee. (It’s also noted opportunities would ideally suit those with committee experience – either within Queensland Health or an NGO – and with an interest and some knowledge of Queensland’s public mental health service system.)

Those appointed will participate as at a equal level with others on the Committee in providing advice that will support the system management of the services in Cairns, Caboolture and Logan. This will be in the form of three meetings a year with those for 2021 – to be held online via Microsoft Teams – scheduled for:

  • 15 February (11.00am -12.00pm)
  • 13 July (11.00am -12.00pm)
  • 15 November (11.00am -12 pm)

(Additional meetings may be scheduled as needed.)

Remuneration will be in accordance with HCQ’s remuneration position statement.

For more information on these roles, click here to go to the Health Consumers Queensland (HCQ) page listing the vacancies or you can directly the download the MS Word document that has further information along with the application form here.