Mental Health Clinician - Adult Team

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Department: Albury Wodonga Health
Work Type: Fixed term - part time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Albury/Wodonga
Reference: VG/20171102_08
Closing Date: 03-Dec-2017
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Mental Health Clinician_Adult Team_Nov 2017_PD.pdf (PDF, 342KB)


Contact: Wendy Nicholas, Adult Program Manager
(02) 60581789

Position Details

Northeast and Border Mental Health Service Albury

Community Mental Health Service 

Mental Health Clinician – Adult

1 x temporary part-time 

 

Applications are invited from suitably experienced Registered Nurses, Social Workers, Occupational Therapists and Psychologists to join the Adult Team at Albury Community Mental Health Service.

This clinical position is ideally suited to professionals who have a strong interest and demonstrated experience in working with adults who have mental health issues and/or diagnoses. The incumbent will be based in a multidisciplinary community mental health team and demonstrated experience in assessment and case management in the community mental health setting is essential.

 

AWH offers full orientation and training, salary sacrifice and the opportunity to be a part of a supportive and friendly team within a growing organisation.

 

Candidates meeting the following mandatory criteria are encouraged to apply:

  • Registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) or eligibility for membership of the relevant professional Association.
  • Demonstrated experience of at least two years or more in working with adults with a mental health issue or diagnosis.
  • Demonstrated experience of two years or more in assessment, case management and recovery focussed care in a community mental health setting.
  • Sound working knowledge of the NSW Mental Health Act 2007 and other relevant legislation and its application to clinical practice.
  • Demonstrated ability to work within a multidisciplinary team.
  • Well-developed documentation skills.
  • Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Current Class C drivers licence.

 

Salary and conditions of employment will be in accordance with the relevant award.

 

Successful applicants will be required to complete appropriate Criminal Record Screening paperwork/processes in order for AWH to meet its obligations regarding screening for serious criminal offences (within and external to Australia).  Applicants unable to commit to this screening process should not submit an application for employment.

 

Successful applicants will be required to complete mandatory orientation modules using the AWH e-learning system prior to commencing employment.

 

 

AWH is not able to support applicants requiring sponsorship.

 

More information

 

Please refer to the Position Description (see attachments) for more details on this position and required Selection Criteria.

 

Should you have any questions regarding this position, please contact, Wendy Nicholas, Adult Program Manager, on (02) 60581789.

 

 

 

 

Apply Now

 

AWH is an Equal Opportunity Employer; we encourage applications from Indigenous Australians, people with disabilities, young people and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

 

Apply via this website, go to 'Apply Now' (at bottom of page) to complete the Application Form. Please ensure that each Selection Criteria is addressed. Also ensure you attach a copy of your resume (including names and contact details of two professional referees). Other documents you feel are relevant may also be attached; however this is limited to 5 documents of no greater than 2 Mega Bytes.

 

NB if you experience any difficulties with this website or completing the application process, please email people.workforrce@awh.org.au Please note this address is for enquires only and applications cannot be submitted via this email.

 

Closing Date: 19h November 2017


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