Case Manager

Job posted: 14/10/2020
Applications close: 27/10/2020 (Midnight)
8 days remaining

8 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Austin Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Reference: 34190

Reference: 34190

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education and research across 3 campuses in the northeast of Melbourne and state-wide. Austin Health is world-renowned for its research and specialist work in cancer, liver transplantation, spinal cord injuries, neurology, endocrinology, mental health and rehabilitation.

In conjunction with the Department of Health, Austin's Mental Health division has created a new and exciting Intensive Community Care Team. This multidisciplinary team has been developed to meet the ongoing needs for one of our communities most complex and vulnerable cohort of clients. This team will work in conjunction with pre-existing community teams, to develop strong therapeutic relationships with their clients, in order to better identify and meet rehabilitation goals through use of best evidenced-based frameworks and assertive case management.

A new and exciting opportunity currently exists for an enthusiastic and highly experienced Mental Health Practitioner to join the North East Area Mental Health Service (NEAMHS).

The Intensive Community Care Team will work closely with current NEAMHS community teams, such as the North East Continuing Care Service (NE CCS) and the North East Mobile Support Treatment Service (NE MSTS).
Hours of operation will be Monday - Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm.

The Intensive Community Care Team will have a multidisciplinary approach and will have the capability to deliver specialist clinical care for clients with severe or complex mental health diagnoses. The clinicians working within this team will undertake a clinical case load as per the teams requirements to provide intensive clinical interventions with targeted goals unique to the individual.

To be successful in this role you must demonstrate key selection criteria, some of which include:

Mandatory Qualifications - relevant professional qualification in a health related discipline (psychology, nursing, social work, occupational therapy)

A minimum 3 years of experience in a relevant mental health setting.
Demonstrated knowledge of recovery and collaborative clinical practice.
A thorough working knowledge of the Mental Health Act (2014), the Carer Recognition Ace (2012), and Chief Psychiatrists Guidelines
Work with us! Your reward is to work in a collaborative environment which will provide you with and encourage attendance to opportunities for ongoing training and development. Your benefits will include salary packaging, and employee assistance program. The teams within NEAMHS are made up of highly passionate, experienced, supportive, collaborative and enthusiastic clinicians!

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Austin Health and if required, a Working With Children Check.

Austin Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

Case Manager

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Emily McLean - (03) 9496 6500
Clare Manning - (03) 9496 6500

Case Manager