Training, Events and Administration Support Officer


The Western Australian Association for Mental Health (WAAMH) is the peak body for the community mental health sector in Western Australia and exists to champion mental wellbeing, recovery and citizenship.

WAAMH influences community attitudes, mental health priorities, policy and practice through mental health promotion, systemic advocacy and development so Western Australians have the rights, resources and support needed for mental wellbeing, recovery and citizenship.

Our Vision is that "As a right, every one of us will have the resources and support needed for mental wellbeing, recovery and citizenship."

About the Role

The Training, Events and Administration Support Officer role will provide timely and effective administration support to WAAMH's training and events activities and programs. This is a great opportunity to work cooperatively and effectively within a small and supportive team skilled in planning & delivering training, events, and programs.   

This is a full time role (38 hours per week) 12 month fixed term contract. A competitive salary is on offer along with FBT exempt salary packaging arrangements.

To be successful in this role you will need to have at least three years' experience working in office administration providing support for training and events. You will need to have strong computer literacy skills especially in Word, Excel and PowerPoint.  You will also need to have experience using a CRM and form builder programs such as Wufoo and Survey Monkey. You will need to be organised and proactive and be able to show that you can work to timelines.  

For more information about the essential selection criteria please see the full job description on the WAAMH website:

(Please note: The JD will be available on the website from Monday 21 August 2017)

Application requirements

To be eligible for consideration for this position you need to include all the following in your application for employment:

  • a resume
  • a brief cover letter explaining your suitability for the position
  • names and contact details of two referees

The closing date for applications is 5pm Friday 25 August 2017 and applications must be submitted to

More information

For queries about this role please contact Melanie Cooper, Manager of Corporate Services


Telephone: (08) 62463018