Clinician/Case Manager

Job posted: 19/10/2020
Applications close: 02/11/2020 (Midnight)
14 days remaining

14 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Medical, Nursing

Reference: 22207

Reference: 22207

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Medical, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Eastern Health Child and Youth Mental Health Service (CYMHS)

  • Box Hill Location

  • Early Psychosis Team Case Manager/ Clinician

  • Permanent  Part Time (0.6EFT)

Position available for a Grade 2 Clinical Psychologist, Social Worker, Occupational Therapist or a Grade 3 Mental Health Nurse

About Eastern Health

Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a comprehensive range of high quality acute, sub-acute, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care and community health services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.

About the Role

We are seeking a permanent 0.6 EFT clinician/case manager who has experience working with young people and their families presenting with serious mental health issues including first episode psychosis.

The successful applicant will have experience undertaking mental health assessment, diagnostic formulation, collaborative treatment planning, intensive case management and appropriate multi modal therapeutic interventions within a recovery framework.

The successful applicant will join a skilled and enthusiastic team, with opportunities to develop their skills in family work and group work alongside case management and clinical interventions within a prescribed caseload.

The successful applicant will have one of the following qualifications:

Nurse:  Registered as a Nurse with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Authority with approved/endorsed postgraduate qualifications in Psychiatric Nursing

Occupational Therapist: Registration as an Occupational Therapist with the Occupational Therapy Board of Australia, Australian Health Practitioners Registration Agency. Minimum 12 months experience as a registered occupational therapist in a mental health setting.

Social Work: Approved degree in Social Work, or other qualifications approved for membership of the Australian Association of Social Workers. Minimum 12 months post graduate experience in a mental health setting.  Maintains compliance with the AASW Continuing Professional Development Policy in order to meet the Eastern Health Allied Health credentialing standard.

Psychologist: Hold a Masters or Doctoral coursework qualification in Clinical Psychology that has been approved by the Psychology Board of Australia.

  • Full registration or eligibility for full registration as a Psychologist by the Psychology Board of Australia (PBA).

  • Registration endorsement in the Approved Area of Practice of Clinical Psychology or working towards this endorsement.

  • Demonstrated ability to undertake bio psychosocial assessments, case management, consultation and therapeutic treatment services to children, young people and their families presenting with psychosis and mania, preferably in the community mental health setting

  • Knowledge of relevant legislation pertaining to working in mental health, e.g. Mental Health Act, Children, Youth and Families Act, etc.

  • Sound knowledge of the relevant legislation and frameworks for recovery oriented practice pertaining to working in mental health and with children, youth and families

  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with, and provide education, training and consultation to, a diverse range of health care providers.

  • Demonstrated ability to work both independently and interdependently as member of a multidisciplinary team.

  • Demonstrated commitment to supervised practice and discipline specific supervision.

  • Demonstrated commitment to ongoing professional development.

  • Evidence of excellent communication (including written skills) and interpersonal skills of a high quality.

  • Compliance with the code of ethics and legal requirements of the psychology profession.

  • Employment is subject to a satisfactory police check and evidence of a current working with children check valid for employment purposes and current Victorian driver’s licence. 

What we Offer

Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!

The benefits of working for Eastern Health include:

  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours

  • Salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals

Next Steps

If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!

Please note:

  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury

  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.

  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.

  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

Eastern Health Values:  Patients First | Agility | Humility | Respect | Kindness | Excellence

Clinician/Case Manager

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Tegan Mumford - (03) 9843 5800
Alexandra Chipp - (03) 9843 5800

Clinician/Case Manager