Clinical Psychologist - Camperdown Mental Health Service VIC (As per advertisement)

Job posted: 15/05/2024
Applications close: 14/06/2024 (Midnight)
24 days remaining

24 days remaining

Job Description

Location: South West Region | Camperdown

Job type: Full time

Organisation: South West Healthcare

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Reference: VG/1794736-1

Reference: VG/1794736-1

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: South West Region | Camperdown

Time for a lifestyle change? Join a workplace that’s friendly & welcoming!! Camperdown Victoria is located only a 45 minutes’ drive from Warrnambool or less than a 2 and a half hour drive along the Princes Highway from Melbourne. Camperdown is a historically significant town in South West Victoria which is not only home to over 3000 residents but also famous lakes and craters, clocktower, elm-lined boulevard, historic buildings and friendly local community.

About South West Healthcare (SWH):

South West Healthcare (SWH) is a leading healthcare provider in the South West region of Victoria, Australia. Committed to providing exceptional care to the community, SWH offers a range of medical services including mental health support.

About the Role:

As a valued member of our multidisciplinary team, you will support consumers with severe and persistent mental illness living within the local community. In a recovery-oriented model of care, consumers, their families, and carers are provided with clinical and non-clinical treatment as part of short and long-term case management. Service provision is recovery-oriented and trauma-informed, utilizing natural and existing community supports as required in the South West region.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide comprehensive psychological assessments.
  • Deliver evidence-based clinical interventions.
  • Care coordination within a recovery-oriented model of care.
  • Provide supervision and professional development per AHPRA requirements for registrar and intern psychologists.


  • Demonstrated skills and broad experience in mental health clinical services.
  • Ability to work within a team-based multidisciplinary model.
  • Working knowledge of Recovery-Oriented practices, trauma-informed care, current mental health trends, legislation, and relevant policy directions.
  • Excellent written, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Initiative and proven ability to work autonomously and within a team.
  • Good judgement, work planning, decision-making abilities, and organisational skills.

 What we offer

You will enjoy benefits such as:

  • Excellent salary packaging options including meals & entertainment, novated leasing and additional superannuation contributions.
  • Regional mental health workforce incentive grant.
  • Internal and external professional development opportunities.
  • Ongoing clinical supervision.
  • A range of internal development opportunities focusing on personal development such as resilience and mentoring workshops and comprehensive leadership programs.
  • Excellent terms and conditions of employment.
  • Relocation support available.

Who we are

As an organisation SWH prides themselves on their values; Care, Respect, Excellence, Integrity and SWH is the major specialist referral centre for the Barwon South West sub-region, and provides a comprehensive range of acute, sub-acute, specialist, community, mental health and aged services.

North of the Great Ocean road, Camperdown lies within the “Lakes and Craters” region of the Corangamite Shire. The idyllic rural community boasts a thriving agricultural industry and considered the gateway to the 12 Apostles Gourmet Trail.  To learn about the vibrant town and region please visit: https://www.visitvictoria.com/Regions/Great-Ocean-Road/Destinations/Camperdown

How to apply

Submit your application by selecting the Apply button below and include a cover letter and resume by Friday 14 June 2024. Please ensure you address the selection criteria as outlined in the position description.

 Employment Terms and Conditions will be in line with the Victorian Public Health Sector (Medical Scientist, Pharmacists & Psychologists) Enterprise Agreement 2021-2025 with the appropriate classification Psychologist Grade 1 or Grade 2.

The successful applicant will be required to be eligible for and undergo the following:

  • Police Record Check
  • Employee Working with Children's Check
  • Current Immunisation status

 Note: If you experience any difficulties with this website, please email: humanresources@swh.net.au

Clinical Psychologist - Camperdown Mental Health Service VIC (As per advertisement)

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

As per advertisement


Erin Fahey (Team Leader Camperdown Mental Health) | (03) 5593 6000 or email efahey@swh.net.au

Clinical Psychologist - Camperdown Mental Health Service VIC (As per advertisement)