Psychologist - Mental Health Clinician - Youth Mental Health (Hamilton) (As per award)

Job posted: 15/09/2023
Applications close: 10/12/2023 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: South West Region | Hamilton

Job type: Full time

Organisation: South West Healthcare

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Community Services

Reference: VG/1749494-4

Reference: VG/1749494-4

Occupation: Community Services

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: South West Region | Hamilton

Time for a lifestyle change? Join a workplace that’s friendly & welcoming!! A stylish provincial city located at the centre of Victoria’s southwest, Hamilton offers a variety of experiences for locals and visitors. Easily accessible to the Great Ocean Road, Coonawarra Wine Region, and the Grampians (Gariwerd) National Park, Hamilton is a major centre located in the south-west of Victoria, south of Horsham and north of the coastal towns of Portland and Port Fairy. Offering one of Australia’s finest regional art galleries, stunning Botanic Gardens and a thriving agricultural industry Hamilton has helped to put this part of Victoria on the map.

 About the role

Wouldn't you like to be valued, be inspired and work with us to build something remarkable?

Because we're doing things differently! Infant, Child and Youth Mental Health and Wellbeing Services have several new and exciting career opportunities available.

Our  Hamilton Campus is looking for Psychologists to join us in Youth Mental Health and Wellbeing Continuing care roles, where you'll provide treatment, care and support for Youth aged 12-25.

 Use your clinical skills in:

  • Evidence based assessment
  • Treatment, care and support
  • Outreach to young people and their families where they live
  • Working creatively with individuals, families and in groups
  • Working with other disciplines for best consumer outcomes

 Position overview

  • We have permanent full and part time positions available.

This position is eligible for an incentive payment for rent, childcare, relocation costs and more, as part of the new workforce and incentive grants program administered by Rural Agency Workforce Victoria (RWAV) up to $10,000.

  •  Psychologist Grade 2      
  • Salary Range: $90,812.80 - $102,757.20 pro rata, plus superannuation

What you bring

The successful applicant will demonstrate excellent team building skills with experience in mental health clinical services an advantage.

Excellent written, communication and interpersonal skills and initiative with proven ability to work autonomously as well as an ability to work with limited direction, be self-motivated, and provide effective problem-solving and negotiation skills.

 You will be a Psychologist with Registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency as a Psychologist.

If you want your work to also be your passion and you're keen to help us grow and change, then we want to hear from you.

What we offer

You will enjoy benefits such as:

  • Excellent salary packaging options including meals & entertainment, novated leasing and additional superannuation contributions;
  • Internal and external professional development opportunities;
  • Ongoing clinical supervision;
  • A range of internal development opportunities focusing on personal development such as resilience and mentoring workshops and comprehensive leadership programs;
  • Excellent terms and conditions of employment.

Who we are

As an organisation SWH prides themselves on their values; Care, Respect, Excellence, Integrity and Leadership and their overall dedication to the local community. Learn more about SWH here.

SWH respects all individuals and promote equity and inclusion of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people of all genders, sexual orientations, abilities, ages, racial, cultural and religious backgrounds and socio- economic status.

SWH is the major specialist referral centre for the Barwon South West sub-region, and provides a comprehensive range of acute, sub-acute, specialist, community, mental health and aged services.

With a population of 39,000 and a catchment of 100,000 Warrnambool is the regional centre to Victoria's Great South Coast.

To learn about the vibrant town and region please visit: http://www.warrnambool.com/ 

How to apply

Submit your application by selecting the Apply button below and include a cover letter and resume by Sunday 10 December 2023. Please ensure you address the selection criteria as outlined in the position description.

Employment Terms and Conditions will be in line with the Medical Scientists, Pharmacists and Psychologists Victorian Public Sector (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2021-2025

The successful applicant will be required to be eligible for and undergo the following:

  • Police Record Check
  • Employee Working with Children's Check
  • Current Immunisation status

Note: If you experience any difficulties with this website, please email: humanresources@swh.net.au

Psychologist - Mental Health Clinician - Youth Mental Health (Hamilton) (As per award)

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

As per award


Rachel Robertson (Manager CAMHS) | RRobertson@swh.net.au or (03) 5561 9156

Psychologist - Mental Health Clinician - Youth Mental Health (Hamilton) (As per award)