Mental Health Consultant Liaison

Job posted: 07/02/2020
Applications close: 05/03/2020 (Midnight)
16 days remaining

16 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: 26775

Reference: 26775

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
• Flexible hours to suit your lifestyle – full time, part time or casual

About Peninsula Health

Peninsula Health provides public healthcare services to residents of the Mornington Peninsula.

Our hospitals and emergency departments are located at Frankston and Rosebud, and we provide a wide range of community health, dental, rehabilitation, mental health, palliative care ad aged care services from campuses at Frankston, Hastings, Mornington and Rosebud.

Person centred care is at the heart of everything we do, guided by our values of Services, Integrity, Compassion, Respect and Excellence.

For more information on Peninsula health please feel welcome to visit our website http://www.peninsulahealth.org.au/

About the Role

As part of the Mental Health Consultant Liaison (MHCL) Team (previously ECATT), you will provide mental health assessment, treatment and support to patients presenting to Frankston Emergency Department. Additionally you will provide support, advice and guidance to non-mental health staff, patients, carers and families and coordinate discharge planning with community mental health and support services.

About You

• Mental health clinician (Nurse, Social Worker, OT or Psychologist)
• Extensive experience in the mental health field including acute inpatient or community services
• Proven ability in the management of clients with a major mental illness and in the techniques of assessment, crisis intervention, counselling and psychosocial rehabilitation


• Excellent salary packaging benefits
• Low cost staff parking facilities at all sites
• Beautiful Mornington Peninsula location
• Career development opportunities
• Supportive and dynamic team environment


If you experience any issues signing in or registering to our careers page, please contact our HR Hotline on 03 9784 2700.

If you have any questions specific to the position you are applying for, please contact the hiring manager via the contact details below

Other Information

Ensuring the health and safety of our patients, visitors and staff is at the heart of everything we do. As part of this commitment, all new members of our team must complete a National Criminal History Records Check, meet the immunisation requirements of their role and demonstrate evidence of current work rights to work in Australia prior to commencement. You may also be required to provide a Victorian Employee Working With Children Check.

To find out more about our quality employment standards and to prepare your application to join our team please visit https://www.peninsulahealth.org.au/careers/working-preparing-employment/ .

Peninsula Health is committed to providing positive employment opportunities and outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.
Peninsula Health believes in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce where each person’s uniqueness is valued. Peninsula Health believes that by embracing the diverse life experiences and perspectives of our people, we will provide high-quality health care to all members of our community – regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, cultural background, disability, religion or sexual orientation.

Mental Health Consultant Liaison

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Liz Gleeson - 97847947

Mental Health Consultant Liaison