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Family Therapy Specialist - CC Treatment Team

Job posted: 07/09/2021
Applications close: 21/09/2021 (Midnight)
3 days remaining

3 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Medical, Nursing

Reference: 49096

Reference: 49096

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Medical, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan


  • Family Therapy Specialist Position, Child and Adolescent Mental Health – 1.0 EFT


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 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 Us


Early in Life Mental Health Service provides assessment and treatment for the 0-18 age range. We work with infants, children, adolescents, young people and their families within the Southern Region. We work with families who are experiencing a range of difficulties including sleep disturbance, school refusal, learning delays and difficulties, anxiety, depression, self-harm, suicidal ideation, eating disorders and psychosis.


What We Do


The Core Community Treatment Team provides medium term treatment for children, adolescents and their families in the City of Casey, City of Greater Dandenong, Shire of Cardinia and the Frankston and Mornington Peninsula area. We work collaboratively with families and other agencies to create identified change and work strongly from a systemic framework.


About The Role



  • Family Therapy Specialist


This role is that of a Senior Mental Health Clinician trained in Family Therapy. The role will suit creative and innovative candidates who strive to learn and embrace emerging practice directions. The role will support clinicians in the core community treatment team to build capacity for family therapy work. ELMHS attracts clinicians who believe that families and individuals have the capacity to change and are instrumental in supporting this process. We are highly driven by internal collaborative relationships and value enthusiastic work practices and enhancing team relationships.


These roles are funded as a Grade 3 allied health clinician: Social Work, Occupational Therapy, Speech Pathology, Grade 3 Psychologist and Grade 4 Nursing.  Speech pathologists, Social workers and Nurses are encouraged to apply.


For further information, please contact Melinda Hewitson Senior Clinician Co-ordinator Core Community on 8768-5130 or 0409200271.


Monash Health will offer:



  • salary packaging

  • friendly and supportive culture

  • opportunity to experience various teams

  • on-going supervision and professional development


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.


How to Apply


Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.


Existing Monash Health Employees should apply using your Monash Health employee account. For any queries in regards to internal applicants please contact Recruitment Services on 92652776.


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

  • proof of immunisation.


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

Family Therapy Specialist - CC Treatment Team

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Contact:

Melinda Hewitson - 0409200271

Family Therapy Specialist - CC Treatment Team