Dual Diagnosis Clinician - APARCS

Job posted: 15/07/2021
Applications close: 29/07/2021 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Reference: 47791

Reference: 47791

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Acknowledging the vital role they play in providing healthcare to our community, Monash Health proudly supports the WHO 2021 International Year of Health and Care Workers.

About Monash Health

Monash health provides a world of healthcare across south eastern Melbourne, uniquely integrating primary, secondary and tertiary health services as well as world-renowned research and teaching facilities. We employee more than 18,000 staff who work across 40 care locations. In Monash Health your own growth and development is important and with us you can really be your best. For more information please visit www.monashhealth.org.

The Casey Area Mental Health Service is led by an innovative and supportive leadership team seeking to provide a high quality recovery based model of mental health care that will continue to develop with our growing community in the South East growth corridor. Teams are based in both inpatient and community sites offering collaborative care to clients experiencing mental health difficulties within our area.

Narre Warren APARCS is a 10 bed community-based residential recovery program that is operated in partnership with Mind Australia.

The team provide a comprehensive multi-disciplinary recovery program on an individual and group basis. Our aim is to promote self-efficacy and independence, and social inclusion with all the individuals we support.

About the Role

This part time position is open to Registered Nurses, Occupational Therapists and Social Workers with a experience working with consumers who have a dual diagnosis ( co-morbid mental health history and substance use).  The dual diagnosis clinician is required to provide a range of therapeutic interventions (both individual and group) and enhance the capacity of PARCS staff to work with clients with co-morbid substance use.

You will possess:

  • Relevant qualifications (aligned to position description)

  • Demonstrated experience

  • Current practicing registration

  • Include any other mandatory/required skills or licences

  • Australian working rights

What we offer:

  • Access to Monash Health in-house learning portals to further expand your acute clinical skills and knowledge base

  • Avenues to further develop your leadership and project management skills

  • Mentorship and career guidance

  • Support to attend relevant forums and conferences

  • A supportive learning environment, should you wish to undertake postgraduate studies

In addition, you will have access to benefits including salary packaging options that increase your take-home pay, access to onsite subsidised staff car parking and gym (only where relevant), uniform (only where relevant) and a comprehensive Employee Assistance Program (EAP).

How to Apply

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

Please note, applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System – e-mail applications will not be considered. 

Existing Monash Health employees should apply using their Monash Health employee account. Please call Recruitment Services on 9265 2776 for assistance.

Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed. These include:

  • Reference checks;

  • A clear Police Check conducted within the last three months;

  • A current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same);and

A request to conduct probity checks does not guarantee that an offer of employment will be made.

Dual Diagnosis Clinician - APARCS

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Susan Thornton - 0439060321

Dual Diagnosis Clinician - APARCS