Lead Mental Health Clinician

Job posted: 09/06/2021
Applications close: 23/06/2021 (Midnight)
9 days remaining

9 days remaining

Job Description

Location: North West Region | Bendigo, North West Region | Echuca

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Bendigo Health Care Group

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Education and Training, Health and Allied Health, Medical, Nursing

Reference: 32240

Reference: 32240

Occupation: Education and Training, Health and Allied Health, Medical, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: North West Region | Bendigo, North West Region | Echuca

  • Opportunity for a mental health clinician to join our team in the beautiful town of Echuca on the banks of the Murray River.

  • Travel arrangements and financial support negotiable for the successful applicant to make the transition.

  • Successful applicant will have the opportunity to work across both Bendigo and Echuca sites.

  • 2 year retention bonus negotiable with successful applicant.

Mental Health Lead Clinician

Classification: Registered Nurse (Grade 3), Social Worker (Grade 2) or Occupational Therapist (Grade 2)

 $41 to $51 per hour plus superannuation dependent upon classification and experience.

Hours: Full time or part time can be negotiated.

Status: Permanent

About the Role

You will:

  • Make a difference to young people and their families with mental health challenges

  • Join a friendly and supportive team of multi-disciplinary professionals

  • Treat and support patients by providing psychiatric triage, intake, assessment, treatments and short-term interventions

  • Provide psycho-education and therapy for patients of Psychiatric Services and their families/carers

  • Formulate, monitor and maintain an Individual Service Plan for each patient in consultation with clients, families, carers and members of your team

About the Team

Child and Adolescent Mental Health (CAMHS) is a community based, multidisciplinary team that works with children and adolescents 0 - 18 years who are displaying serious emotional, relationship, personal care or behavioural disturbances that impact on family and social relationships and/or their functioning in school or the workplace.

About Echuca

Echuca is a thriving regional tourist town that borders the Murray River. With a combined population with Moama of over 20,000 people they have a range of exciting activities including historic attractions, events and festivals, sporting facilities and unique river boat experiences. It has a strong supportive community base with good schools and excellent infrastructure making it an ideal location for families wanting to escape the city.

About Bendigo Health

Our 700 bed state of the art hospital was built in 2017. We are a leader in regional health care, combining outstanding services with a strong education, training and personal development culture. We have all of the latest technologies allowing our 4500 staff to deliverExcellent Care to Every Person, Every Time. Our teams are friendly and we offer a supportive working environment for career progression.

Benefits at Bendigo Health

  • Flexible working arrangements

  • Salary Packaging 

  • Personal and professional development

  • Supportive and positive team culture

  • Staff health and wellbeing program

  • Employee assistance program

  • Social club

  • Smoke free environment

Applications are to be submitted online. If successful for a position at Bendigo Health you must provide evidence of your full immunisation record as part of the on boarding process.

Lead Mental Health Clinician

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Belinda Crossley - (03) 5440 6506
Ashlee Lougoon - (03) 5440 6506

Lead Mental Health Clinician