Senior Clinician - Aged Person CMHP

Job posted: 05/08/2022
Applications close: 12/08/2022 (Midnight)
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Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Peninsula Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Reference: 30275

Reference: 30275

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

• Grade 4 Registered Nurse or Grade 3 Allied Health clinician and leader - Permanent Full-Time position (Mon- Fri)
• Working across Frankston and the beautiful Mornington Peninsula,
• Maximise your take home pay with Generous Salary Packing

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. To realise this vision we need people who strive for a sense of achievement, take an interest in their individual growth, enjoy innovation and looking for ways to improve and have a passion for communicating and connecting with others.

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

An exciting opportunity now exists for an Allied Health (Grade 3) or Registered Mental Health Nurse (Grade 4) with relevant mental health qualifications, leadership and clinical experience to join our Aged Persons Community Mental Health Team on a permanent Full time capacity working Monday to Friday.

The Aged Persons Community Mental Health Team (APCMHT), is a multidisciplinary and integrated team which provides case management and community-based specialist mental health services, usually in the person's place of residence, to clients living in the Peninsula Health Mental Health Service (PHMHS) catchment who are over the age of 65 experiencing severe and persistent mental health disorders.

The Senior Clinician role will support the team and manager in the day to day functioning of the service as well as provide clinical care to clients and support to their carers, working closely with other care agencies, general medical practitioners and residential aged care facilities.

What You Need

The successful applicant will be a registered nurse or allied health clinician with advanced interpersonal skills and leadership skills, and preferably have a broad range of experience in mental health and in particular aged persons mental health. They should possess skills in assessment, treatment, consultation, risk assessment and recovery; and have a thorough understanding of the mental health system, as well as other community resources available.

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 individuals from all cultural backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. 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:


This role must be fully vaccinated for Covid-19 and meet the requirements of the Peninsula Health immunisation policy.

Join Peninsula Health and help us to deliver safe, personal, effective & connected care to every person, every time.
Senior Clinician - Aged Person CMHP

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Senior Clinician - Aged Person CMHP