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Dual Diagnosis Clinician - ICP

Job posted: 06/09/2021
Applications close: 22/09/2021 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Reference: 49281

Reference: 49281

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan


  • Fixed Term/Part Time Dual Diagnosis Clinician


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 is Victoria’s largest public health service. We are proud to provide healthcare to one quarter of Melbourne’s population, across the entire life-span from newborn and children, to adults, the elderly, their families and carers. More than 18,000 employees work at over 40 care locations across south eastern Melbourne, including Monash Medical Centre, Monash Children’s Hospital, Moorabbin Hospital, Dandenong Hospital, Casey Hospital, Kingston Centre, Cranbourne Centre, and an extensive network of rehabilitation, aged care, community health and mental health facilities. For more information please visit www.monashhealth.org.


About Casey Area Mental Health Service and the ICP Team


The Intensive Care Package Team



  • Highly skilled multi-disciplinary team providing clinical support to clients experiencing ongoing complex mental health challenges within the Casey/Cardinia community

  • Discipline specific interventions within the mental health program

  • Addressing recurring acute admissions and episodes of care through providing interventions such as but not limited to AOD support, CBT, DBT, functional interventions, family therapy including single session work and Peer support.


About the Role


The role of ICP Dual Diagnosis Clinician is a clinical role with a focus on mental health and alcohol and other drugs, designed to work collaboratively with a team to support those most vulnerable in the community. The successful applicant will have the rare opportunity to be a part of something that we anticipate to be life changing for many. The team will be encouraged and supported to think broadly and seek innovative opportunities for a recovery based provision of care, including both systemic and therapeutic interventions.


You will be involved in working closely with our Continuing Care team and Mobile Support Teams in providing a seamless model of care to clients requiring additional intensive and targeted interventions to support their recovery journey.



  • Leadership opportunities

  • Clinical case load, client interaction, secondary consultations

  • Supportive supervision and operational structures


About You:



  • Ability to build strong working relationships in a multi-disciplinary team

  • Ability to provide a strong evidence based model of care focussed on Recovery principles

  • Display robust and effective clinical and leadership skills


What you need:



  • Relevant qualifications (aligned to position description)

  • Demonstrated experience

  • Current practicing registration (as applicable in the position description)

  • Include any other mandatory/required skills or licences

  • Australian working rights

  • Experience in AOD assessment and treatment planning

  • Additional training in treatment modalities for example family therapy, single session work, family violence training- desirable


What we offer:


The Casey Mental Health Service is a supportive and well integrated team seeking to work together across all components of clinical service to achieve high levels of clinical care and support to our clients and their carers.


Employees within the area are strongly supported with an approachable leadership team who seek to invest in our staff by providing ongoing education and training as well as readily available support.



  • Friendly and supportive culture

  • Opportunity to be involved in developing and innovative program

  • Ongoing supervision and professional development


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.


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)

  • proof of immunisation.


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


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

Dual Diagnosis Clinician - ICP

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Contact:

Stacey Soulakellis - 0417 560 011

Dual Diagnosis Clinician - ICP