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Mental Health Clinician - CCT

Job posted: 13/09/2021
Applications close: 27/09/2021 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 49556

Reference: 49556

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

This 12 month temporary part time position is open to Registered Nurses, Social Workers and Occupational therapist with a working history in Mental Health. It provides an excellent opportunity in Case Management. Drawing on your knowledge in mental health legislation and policy, as well as your Mental Health clinical experience and skills, you will undertake a patient caseload and partake in daily team functions including the intake duty role, multi-agency liaison and crisis management. Your contact with clients will be at our sites, as well as in their own accommodation.


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 quater 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.monahhealth.org.


About the Role


This 12 month temporary part time position is open to Registered Nurses with a working history in Mental Health. It provides an excellent opportunity in Case Management. Drawing on your knowledge in mental health legislation and policy, as well as your Mental Health clinical experience and skills, you will undertake a patient caseload and partake in daily team functions including the intake duty role, multi-agency liaison and crisis management. Your contact with clients will be at our sites, as well as in their own accommodation.


Pakenham Community Mental Health Team provides an effective and comprehensive service to the Monash Adult Mental Health Program. The team work across Monday to Friday 830-5pm.


The team provide comprehensive treatment and support to individuals experiencing complex mental health problems, at all times striving to deliver high quality recovery-focused client care as a multi discipline team. Our aim is to promote self-efficacy and independence, and social inclusion with all the individuals we support.


You will possess:



  • Relevant qualifications (aligned to position description)

  • Demonstrated experience

  • Current practicing registration

  • Include any other mandatory/required skills or licences

  • Australian working rights


Benefits, rewards and remuneration:



  • Salary packaging

  • Continuing professional development

  • Regular discipline specific supervision

  • Friendly and supportive culture.


What we offer:



  • Access to Monash Health in-house learning portals to further expand your acute clinical skills and knowledge base

  • Avenues to further develop your leadership and project management skills

  • Mentorship and career guidance

  • Support to attend relevant forums and conferences

  • A supportive learning environment, should you wish to undertake postgraduate studies


In addition, you will have access to benefits including salary packaging options that increase your take-home pay, access to onsite subsidised staff car parking and gym (only where relevant), uniform (only where relevant) and a comprehensive Employee Assistance Program (EAP).


How to Apply


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.


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


Please note, applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System – e-mail applications will not be considered.


Existing Monash Health employees should apply using their Monash Health employee account. Please call Recruitment Services on 9265 2776 for assistance.


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)

  • Proof of immunisation


A request to conduct probity checks does not guarantee that an offer of employment will be made.

Mental Health Clinician - CCT

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

Kelly Isle - 0405494156

Mental Health Clinician - CCT