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Mental Health Enhanced Intervention Clinician

Job posted: 10/09/2021
Applications close: 24/09/2021 (Midnight)
3 days remaining

3 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Melbourne Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Reference: 58673

Reference: 58673

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Mental Health Enhanced Intervention Clinician



  • Full Time Fixed Term, Monday to Friday until June 2022 

  • Based in Northern Areas Mental Health Service’s Noogal Clinic, Mill Park

  • Enjoy excellent work-life balance working in a supportive and collaborative multidisciplinary team


At NAMHS you will find an enthusiastic, friendly, professional group of clinicians of various disciplines including lived experience workers. We work hard and we work well as a team. The team respects the professionalism of all staff members and we are encouraged to work autonomously as well as part of our larger team. Professional development is encouraged and supported. We are seeking an Occupational Therapist, Clinical Psychologist at a Grade 2 level or Registered Psychiatric Nurse Grade 3.


 


About your new role:



  • Actively engage and build a therapeutic alliance with the consumer and understand the needs and preferences of the person and their carers/family

  • Provide recovery oriented assessment and intervention in collaboration with people presenting with complex and enduring mental illness 

  • Provide time-limited goal focused intensive community-based interventions and outreach support as clinically indicated to consumers and their families

  • Provide discipline specific consultations, assessments and evidence-based interventions to assist in better outcomes for consumers and carers

  • Work collaboratively with consumers, families, carers and other service providers including GP’s and NDIS service providers


About you:



  • Extensive experience in the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of severe mental illness and psychiatric disability

  • We are seeking clinicians who are keen to work intensively with consumers on their recovery journey. We are looking for individuals who are able to provide evidenced-based assessments and interventions including linking to meaningful and purposeful activities in the persons own community

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively with consumers, families/carers, colleagues and other service providers

  • Ability to work with consumers, family and carers from a range of cultural backgrounds, and to provide gender sensitive services


Benefits of working with NorthWestern Mental Health



The RMH is proud to be a workplace that champions diversity, inclusion and equality for our staff and our community.  Our goal is for our people to feel safe, included and supported so that they can be at their best every single day. We encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies, and will consider adjustments to support such applications.



Interested?



If you are looking for a challenging role and can demonstrate the above capabilities, connect with us.



For a confidential discussion please connect via the details below.



All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check and a Working with Children Check. Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment prior to commencement.

Mental Health Enhanced Intervention Clinician

Job type:

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Job classification:

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Contact:

Patrick Roe - 84683800
Michael Wilson - 84683800

Mental Health Enhanced Intervention Clinician