Community Mental Health Clinician

Job posted: 24/02/2021
Applications close: 10/03/2021 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 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: 23189

Reference: 23189

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Medical, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Mental Health Clinician

  • Burwood Locations

  • Temporary Part Time

  • Once Temp role has been completed, a permanent opportunity will be become available.

Opportunity for a Grade 3 Registered Nurse or a Grade 2 Social Worker, Occupational Therapist or Psychologist

Eastern Health

Eastern health is the largest public health provider in the eastern suburbs, providing 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.

Eastern Health operates from many different locations; our largest sites include AnglissHospital, BoxHillHospital, Healesville and DistrictHospital, MaroondahHospital, Peter James Centre, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Wantirna Health, Yarra Ranges Health, Yarra Valley Community Health.

About the Role

An opportunity exists at with our APAT at Peter James Centre-Burwood- for a passionate and enthusiastic Mental Health Clinician with sound clinical knowledge and at least 12 months experience within a mental Health setting, preferably in Aged Persons Mental Health.  You will be part of a multidisciplinary friendly supportive team, providing clinical case management to consumers over the age of 65 years, and have ability to work autonomously as well as in a team environment.

APAT is a community based mental health outreach team, servicing people over the age of 65 years. You will be working with a multidisciplinary team to provide mental health services and support based on the Recovery Model principles. There will be opportunities to continue to develop further with your career.

About You

To be successful in the role you will have:

  • Current Victorian drivers licence

  • Post graduate qualifications (preferred)

  • Well-developed interpersonal and leadership skills

  • Ability to work as part of a diverse team

  • Strong commitment to high quality patient care

  • Current Australian working visa

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

Community Mental Health Clinician

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

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KAREN HAYNES - (03) 8804 9920
Paul Sadler - (03) 8804 9920

Community Mental Health Clinician