Community Mental Health Clinician

Job posted: 20/07/2021
Applications close: 03/08/2021 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 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: 24354

Reference: 24354

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Medical, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Community Mental Health Clinician

  • Peter James Centre

  • Limited Term, Part Time

  • Opportunity for RNs, OTs and Psychologists!

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.

About the role

An opportunity exists at with our Aged Persons Mental Health Service (APMHS) – Community Team at Peter James Centre for a passionate and enthusiastic mental health clinician with sound clinical knowledge and experience within mental health.  You will conduct mental state assessments, brief interventions and supportive treatments.  Have the ability to work autonomously as well as in a friendly supportive team environment.

The APMHS Community Team is a community based mental health outreach team, servicing people over the age of 65years. You will be working with a multidisciplinary team to provide mental health services and support based on the Recovery Model principles.

About you

To be successful in the role you will have:

  • Current Victorian drivers licence

  • Post graduate qualifications (preferred)

  • Well-developed interpersonal and skills

  • Ability to work as part of a diverse team

  • Strong commitment to high quality patient care

  • Current registration with AHPRA or AASW or governing professional body

  • Experience in facilitating Therapeutic Groups

 Please refer to the attached position description for further details of the role.

What we offer

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

  • 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

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KAREN HAYNES - (04) 1120 5353
Edel Doyle

Community Mental Health Clinician