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Mental Health Clinician

Job posted: 14/07/2021
Applications close: 28/07/2021 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Medical, Nursing

Reference: 24302

Reference: 24302

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Medical, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Mental Health Clinician



  • Aged Psychiatry, based at Peter James Centre in Burwood

  • Friendly supportive workplace.

  • Permanent, Part Time


RN Grade 3, Social Work Grade 2, Occupational Therapy Grade 2, Clinical Psychologist Grade 2


Eastern Health


Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and general healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and state-wide specialist services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.


Eastern Health operates from many different locations; our largest sites include Angliss Hospital, Box Hill Hospital, Healesville and District Hospital, Maroondah Hospital, Peter James Centre, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Wantirna Health, Yarra Ranges Health, Yarra Valley Community Health.


About the role


An opportunity exists at with our Aged Persons Mental Health Service – Community Team at Peter James Centre ,for a passionate and enthusiastic mental health clinician with sound clinical knowledge and experience within mental health.  You will conduct mental state assessments, brief interventions and have ability to work autonomously as well as in a team environment.


The APMHS Community Team  is a community based mental health outreach team, servicing people over the age of 65years. You will be working with a multidisciplinary team to provide mental health services and support based on the Recovery Model principles.


About you


To be successful in the role you will have:



  • Current Victorian drivers licence

  • Post graduate qualifications (preferred)

  • Well developed interpersonal and skills

  • Ability to work as part of a diverse team

  • Strong commitment to high quality patient care

  • Experience in facilitating Therapeutic Groups


For full details refer to the attached Position Description.


What we offer


Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!



  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours

  • Salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals


Next Steps


If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!


Please note:



  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury

  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.

  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.

  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.


Eastern Health Values:  Patients First | Agility | Humility | Respect | Kindness | Excellence

Mental Health Clinician

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

KAREN HAYNES - (04) 1120 5353
Karen.Haynes@easternhealth.org.au

Mental Health Clinician