Senior Clinician - North East Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service

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Department: Albury Wodonga Health
Work Type: Ongoing - part time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Albury/Wodonga
Reference: VG/20181107_03
Closing Date: 25-Nov-2018
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Senior Clinician - NECAMHS Position Description.pdf (PDF, 276KB)

Contact: Karen Black
(02) 02 60517900

Position Details

NECAMHS - Wodonga


Senior Clinician - Allied Health Grade 3/Nurse Grade 4

Part Time Permanent (32 hours/week)


Albury Wodonga Health – Wangaratta requires a Senior Clinician to join our Wangaratta NECAMHS. We are seeking an enthusiastic and experienced clinician to join our dedicated clinical treatment team and contribute to the future directions of our service. The successful applicant will provide mental health services to children, young people and their families, contribute to the supervision of staff and/or students and engage in community development and health promotion activities, commensurate with the level of appointment. The position will provide opportunities for personal growth and career development as we enter an exciting and challenging period of development.


North East Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (NECAMHS) provides mental health services to children 0 – 18 years of age and their families, throughout the Eastern Hume Region. The region includes the cities of Wodonga and Wangaratta and the local government areas of Indigo, Towong, Benalla, Mansfield and Alpine.


This position will have a key role in the treatment / management of complex clients within the service, work with particular projects within the team that relate to service development and assist the team leader to develop, document and support the clinical pathways within the team.


The position is expected to actively contribute to the planning, development and evaluation of the services provided by the NECAMHS as a whole.


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:

  • Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills including a demonstrated ability to coordinate the activities of a small multidisciplinary team.
  • Demonstrated ability to contribute to the development, implementation and evaluation of programs, policies and staff development activities.
  • Demonstrated excellence in managing children and young people with mental health problems / illness and their families, and the service sector from a developmental and systemic and recovery framework. .
  • Demonstrated excellence in knowledge, experience and ability in the provision of mental health assessment, risk and vulnerability assessment and management and the ability to share this knowledge within a multidisciplinary team.


Salary and conditions of employment will be in accordance with the (VIC) Victorian Public Mental Health Services Enterprise Agreement 2016-2020


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.


This is a Category A position.  Successful applicants of Category A positions must provide evidence of vaccination prior to commencement.


AWH is unable 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, Karen Black on (02) 02 60517900.


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


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Closing Date: 25/11/2018

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