HOPE Senior Clinician

Job posted: 24/06/2022
Applications close: 08/07/2022 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Melbourne Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Family Violence Workers, Nursing

Reference: 63923

Reference: 63923

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Family Violence Workers, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

 Senior Clinician - HOPE Team

NorthWest Area Mental Health

  • Hospital Outreach Post Suicidal-Engagement (HOPE) Team

  • Full or Part Time considered, working a rotating roster (no overnight shifts )

  • Multidisciplinary team - Grade 3 Psych, OT and Social Work, Grade 4 RPN

Your new team:

The HOPE team is multidisciplinary including clinical and non clinical staff (psychosocial support and lived experience).  We provide brief enhanced support and assertive outreach to people leaving our emergency department and inpatient units following treatment for suicidal ideation and/or a suicide attempt. We provide a service to people who live in the Morleand and Hume LGA's for up to a 12 week period.

As a multidisciplinary team, applicants are encouraged from all of the following qualifications - Psychologists, Occupational Therapists, Social Workers & Registered Psychiatric Nurses.

Your new role:

This is your opportunity to be part of the ongoing development and establishment of the team, to provide leadership and support to a diverse range of staff and to make a difference in the lives of those who are presenting with high levels of distress, suicidal ideation and complex psycho social issues.

  • Provide high level clinical expertise as it relates to suicidal ideation and suicidal drivers

  • Participate  in and contribute to clinical and quality activities

  • Provide supervision to staff and students and clinical leadership

About you:

  • Demonstrated experience in the application of discipline specific interventions in a variety of settings including acute mental health

  • High level skill in developing comprehensive formulations and supportive plans

  • an ability to provide family interventions including single session family therapy is highly desirable

The RMH is proud to be a workplace that champions diversity, inclusion and equality for our staff and our community. Our goal is for our people to feel safe, included and supported so that they can be at their best every single day. We encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies, and will consider adjustments to support such applications.


If you are looking for a challenging role and can demonstrate the above capabilities, connect with us. For a confidential discussion please connect via the details below / Christine Hodge 0417529884

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check and a Working with Children Check. Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment and COVID-19 Vaccination prior to commencement.

HOPE Senior Clinician

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Christine Hodge - 83718250
Alex Pleban - 83718250

HOPE Senior Clinician