Mental Health Clinician (Access & Assessment Team)

Job posted: 29/09/2020
Applications close: 27/10/2020 (Midnight)
8 days remaining

8 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Peninsula Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Medical, Nursing

Reference: 27451

Reference: 27451

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Medical, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

• Great team, respectful culture & supportive management
• Skip the traffic & work close to home in Frankston, gateway to the gorgeous Mornington Peninsula
• Excellent salary packaging benefits, discounted onsite parking and employee benefits program

Who We Are and What We Stand For

Peninsula Health is the major metropolitan health service caring for a community of 300,000 people. Our Vision is to provide exceptional health and community care.

In representing Peninsula Health, we expect all employees and volunteers to reflect our values: Be the Best, Be a Role Model, Be Open and Honest, Be Compassionate and Respectful and Be Collaborative. We are One Peninsula Health.

What You Will Be Doing

The Access and Assessment Team (AAT) are a community based initial comprehensive assessment service providing Assessment and Brief Intervention services. AAT conduct face-to-face holistic assessments in our Frankston, Mornington and Rosebud community clinics as well as in the client’s home.

The Mental Health Clinician AAT provides mental health assessment and treatment to people who require urgent, short term or ongoing intensive community based mental health assessment, treatment and support. As a member of this multidisciplinary team your skills will be utilised within both the community and the telephone triage service, triaging and reviewing the mental health status of clients.

Work across a 7 day rotating roster with the option of part time or full time to suit your lifestyle.

What You Need

We anticipate you will have:

• Registration as a Registered Nurse, Social Worker, OT or Clinical Psychologist
• Post graduate qualification in Mental Health or specialist undergraduate Mental Health program (Registered Nurse only)
• Extensive experience in the mental health field including acute in-patient services and/or community mental health care.

What Next

If you experience any issues signing in or registering, please feel welcome to contact us - the People, Experience & Performance Team on (03) 9784 2700.

Additional Requirements

Peninsula Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and individuals from all cultural backgrounds. We also provide a safe and supportive workplace for people with disabilities.

To find out more about our recruitment processes, compliance obligations and to prepare your application to join our team please visit:

Join Peninsula Health and help us to deliver safe, personal, effective & connected care to every person, every time.
Mental Health Clinician (Access & Assessment Team)

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Liz Gleeson, Recruitment Coordinator - 97847947
Kelly Burroughs, Team Manager AAT

Mental Health Clinician (Access & Assessment Team)