Senior Clinician - Community Acute Intervention Service

Job posted: 18/05/2020
Applications close: 15/06/2020 (Midnight)
12 days remaining

12 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Geelong

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Barwon Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Reference: 160525

Reference: 160525

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Geelong

  • Exciting positions within the newly formed Community Acute Intervention Service outreach team

  • Provide your expert skills to consumers with acute mental health and/or alcohol and other drug needs

  • Rostering across two shifts (0830-1700hrs and 1330-2200hrs) seven days a week.

About the facility 

Mental Health, Drug and Alcohol Services (MHDAS) provide integrated and recovery orientated mental health, drugs and alcohol assessment, treatment and community support to people of all ages within the Barwon region experiencing, or at risk of experiencing, mental health and / or drug and alcohol issues, and their families.

Community Acute Intervention Service provides timely and effective assessment, treatment and assertive support for individuals aged 16 years and older with high acuity mental health and / or AOD needs over a 0-28 day period.

About the role 

We are seeking dynamic, highly motivated senior clinicians to be part of the Community Acute Intervention Service outreach team. You will provide community assessment and treatment for people in the acute phase of their mental illness and / or alcohol and other drug (AOD) use and demonstrate leadership in both the ongoing development of the acute intervention service and day-day operations of the team.

About the culture

We are an enthusiastic, energetic and focused team who work cohesively together and support each other. We promote positive respectful relationships with strong working partnerships in the workplace and in the community. As a team we are focussed on providing the highest quality patient centred care and genuinely promote and encourage multidisciplinary input to achieve the best outcomes for our consumers.

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements

  • Professional development

  • Access to employee wellness facility

  • Salary packaging

  • Social club

Diversity and Inclusion                                                 

At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.

At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.

We at Barwon Health strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.

If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the Talent Acquisition team on (03) 4215 0520 or via email at talent.acquisition@barwonhealth.org.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.

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Senior Clinician - Community Acute Intervention Service

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Mark Moran - 0418 991 794

Senior Clinician - Community Acute Intervention Service