BEING employs passionate people who identify as having lived/living experience of mental health issues and are enthusiastic about helping us succeed in line with our values, vision and our primary purpose.


Peer Support Specialists and Senior Peer Support Specialists

Recently BEING conducted Zoom meetings and a survey asking what supports our members need to support their mental health to help them through the COVID-19 pandemic.

As a result of this valuable feedback, BEING is excited to introduce a new stream of Peer Support Specialists to our organisation to offer supportive, non-crisis assistance over the phone and via online platforms during the COVID-19 Period.

We are calling for applications from suitably experienced and qualified individuals to fill the positions of Peer Support Specialists and Senior Peer Support Specialist. See position descriptions below.

Peer Support Specialist: position description (downloadable version)

Senior Peer Support Specialist: position description (downloadable version)

Peer Support Specialist and Senior Support Specialist: application form (downloadable version)

Please note successful candidates will be required to attend training from 1st to 12th June 2020.

To apply for one of the above positions, please download and complete an application form and email it, together with your resume, to

Due to the immediate start required, applications will be assessed as they come in.

BEING is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. This means we apply affirmative action strategies to the employment of people with personal lived/living experience of mental health issues.

Page updated: May 2020.