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Aged Psychiatry Service Community Clinician- Colac

Job posted: 24/05/2021
Applications close: 01/08/2021 (Midnight)
8 days remaining

8 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Geelong

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Barwon Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Reference: 169613

Reference: 169613

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Geelong


  • Be part of a multidisciplinary team providing recovery orientated care

  • Rewarding, diverse role at largest regional healthcare service in Victoria

  • Permanent Part Time –48 hours per fortnight (salary packaging+ flexibility)


About the facility 


Barwon Health's Mental health, Drugs and Alcohol Services (MHDAS) provides integrated and recovery orientated mental health and drug and alcohol assessment, treatment, harm reduction and community and family support to people of all ages within the Barwon Region currently experiencing, or at risk of experiencing mental health and/or drug and alcohol issues. Our service is internationally recognised for its innovative clinical programs and integrated models of practice that are consumer centred, accessible and family inclusive. We are fortunate to enjoy excellent internal relationships and have developed excellent partnerships with local community that provide for seamless integrated care for our clients.


About the role 


Aged Psychiatry Service prides itself on delivering high quality client-centred mental health care for people aged 65 years and above, and their families/carer.


This role includes working within a multidisciplinary team that provides a range of psychiatric case management services to Aged Psychiatry clients, their carers and families within a community setting in the Barwon Region. This may consist of nursing home, residential service, their own home and/or the carer’s home. Clinicians provide comprehensive assessments, crisis intervention, outreach case management, formulate and review Care Plans in collaboration with the client and other parties concerned with the client’s care and refer to other service providers when appropriate.


About the culture


You will be working within an innovative, passionate multidisciplinary team who are a wealth of knowledge. You will receive support and guidance from team members and management who work within the Barwon Health values- respect, compassion, commitment, accountability and innovation.


Barwon Health staff benefits



  • Flexible working arrangements

  • Professional development

  • Access to employee wellness facility

  • Salary packaging

  • Social club


Diversity and Inclusion


At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.


At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.


We at Barwon Health strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.


If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the Talent Acquisition team via email at talent.acquisition@barwonhealth.org.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.


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Aged Psychiatry Service Community Clinician- Colac

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Contact:

Nicole Pupavac - (03) 4215 5720

Aged Psychiatry Service Community Clinician- Colac