Community Clinician

Job posted: 01/07/2022
Applications close: No closing date

No closing date

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | Wonthaggi

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Latrobe Regional Hospital

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Health and Allied Health, Family Violence Workers, Medical, Nursing

Reference: 15965

Reference: 15965

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Health and Allied Health, Family Violence Workers, Medical, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | Wonthaggi

Community Clinician - Wonthaggi Community Mental Health Team

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced and suitably qualified Community Clinician to join the Wonthaggi Community Mental Health Team on Casual/Part time/Full time basis.

Reporting to the Team Manager the successful applicant will play an important role in clinical assessment, care planning and treatment including the provision of a comprehensive assessment of needs for referred clients, their family, and carer's, and to develop and deliver therapeutic interventions, and coordinate care.

We employ Recovery Team, Acute Care and Intervention Service and Mental Health and Police Response clinicians.

To be successful in this position you   will need to have:
  • Registered Nurse Division 1* or 3. OR
  • Degree or Diploma of a recognised school of Occupational Therapy or to be   eligible to be a member of the Victorian Association of Occupational   Therapists. OR
  • Full General registration as a Psychologist with the Psychology Board of   Australia (this does not include “provisional” registration) OR
  • Degree or Diploma in Social Work eligibility or other qualification   acceptable for membership to AASW.
  • Current Victorian Driver’s License and be prepared to undertake a National   Police Check
  • Current Working with Children’s Check
  • Computer literacy skills
  (* Indicates with a formal Post-Graduate qualification in Mental Health Nursing)

For further information about this   position please contact David Harmes, Team Manageron (03) 5671 4500.

“IMPORTANT: All staff employed in the healthcare sector are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 (unless a valid exemption applies). Evidence of Vaccination (or exemption) will be required to be provided prior to commencement.”

Why work for LRH?

A leading Gippsland employer, Latrobe Regional Hospital is Gippsland's specialist referral and trauma centre located 150km east of Melbourne. We are a purpose-built teaching hospital caring for a population of more than 260,000 people.Our comprehensive range of services extends to emergency, intensive care, elective surgery, allied health, obstetrics, medical and radiation oncology at the Gippsland Cancer Care Centre, dialysis and aged care.

We offer:

  • A friendly and supportive team

  • High quality patient care

  • A collaborative and innovative working environment

  • Modern Facilities

  • Electronic Medical Records

Our unique difference:

  • Regional lifestyle opportunities

  • Access to excellent schools, health and transport services

  • Generous salary packaging benefits, paid parental leave and flexible working conditions

  • Expanding specialist services with future redevelopments & expansions

Our commitment to you:

LRH is recognized as a leading learning hospital providing ongoing career opportunities.  We provide a safe and rewarding work environment for all of our staff and have made a long-term commitment to strengthen our organisational culture through leadership excellence, education and training.

Now is an exciting time to join our team with significant growth on the horizon.

Diversity and Inclusion

At LRH we value workforce diversity and inclusion, where individual uniqueness is embraced. We value 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 sexuality.

At LRH 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. LRH’s Koori Health Liaison Officer is available to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent applicants on (03) 5173 8653.

We at LRH 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 People & Culture team via email at peoplecultureadmin@lrh.com.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.

Community Clinician

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David HARMES - (03) 5671 4500
Kerry Johnson - (03) 5671 4500

Community Clinician