Mental Health & Early Intervention Dual Diagnosis Clinicians - Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service

Time for a lifestyle change? Join a workplace that’s friendly & welcoming!! Located on the beautiful Great South Coast, South West Healthcare offers a comprehensive range of medical, surgical and psychiatric services. The Warrnambool campus has recently undergone a major capital redevelopment and is considered one of the most modern and technologically advanced health services in regional Australia. South West Healthcare is the major clinical and specialist referral centre for South West Victoria. The organisation serves a catchment in excess of 110,000 and comprises of a total of 246 beds (190 acute, 36 aged care and 20 mental health) and an extensive range of primary and community services. The town has a population of over 33,380 and is a popular seaside resort located 264 kilometres southwest of Melbourne. The city boasts excellent sporting, education (pre-school to university), social and cultural facilities. Warrnambool’s award winning foreshore promenade is a 5.7km path that stretches from the breakwater along the coastline to the Hopkins River mouth. The promenade is very popular and you can walk, run, ride or skate along this scenic trail. Almost every year between June and September the Southern Right Whales return to the waters off Warrnambool and often swim within a hundred meters of the shore.
Job Details
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Department: South West Healthcare
Work Type: Fixed term - full time or part time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: South West - Warrnambool
Reference: VG/1302377
Closing Date: 05-Nov-2017
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: PSYCH - EI-DD Clinican Aug 2017.pdf (PDF, 243KB)

PSYCH - Mental Health Clinician CAMHS Jan 2017.pdf (PDF, 201KB)

Contact: Human Resources

Position Details

Our CAMHS team is seeking dynamic health professionals (registered Psychologist with either General or Clinical registration / Social Worker / Occupational Therapist or Registered Nurse) for the following roles

  • Early Intervention Dual Diagnosis Clinician – permanent full time

Applicants must have sound knowledge and skills in assessment and treatment of people presenting with an ‘at risk mental state' or a low prevalence disorder to join our Early Intervention Dual Diagnosis team.  Additional training or knowledge in substance use or Dual Diagnosis is desirable.   

  • Mental Health Clinician- temporary part or full time

Experienced Clinicians with a sound appreciation of evidence-based contemporary child, adolescent and family mental health practices, would find working in this role highly rewarding. 

 Please specify in your application your preferred role.

 Our dynamic multi-disciplinary team has a reputation for the provision of a high level of care through the provision of evidence based interventions.  This provides opportunities for an exciting scope of clinical practice and broad professional development. Links with national and international experts in the field provides access to contemporary evidence based expertise, rarely seen in other services.

 Remuneration, benefits/salary packaging and conditions of employment will be negotiated with the successful applicant commensurate with qualifications, skills and experience.

 A position description and further details can be found at our website under Careers.

 For specific enquiries regarding the role, please contact Jodi Radley (Manager Child & Adolescent Health Service) on (03) 5561 9100 or email

 Applicants should hold a current motor vehicle licence, a current working with children check and will be required to consent to and undergo a Police Record Check.

 Applications are to be submitted online via our website only under Careers and need to include: an application letter, full personal particulars, qualifications and experience; together with the names of three (3) referees by Sunday 5 November 2017.  Other documents you feel are relevant may also be attached: however this is limited to 5 documents and there is also a size limitation of no greater than 2 Mega Bytes.

 Note: If you experience any difficulties with this website or completing the application process, please send an email to: Please note this address is for enquiries only and application cannot be submitted via this email.

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