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Senior Clinician (Phone Triage) MHDAS

Job posted: 23/11/2020
Applications close: 07/12/2020 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Geelong

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Barwon Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Reference: 164134

Reference: 164134

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Geelong


  • Exciting part time contract of 48hrs per fortnight, within the adult phone triage team

  • Provide skilful phone triage assessment, linkage and referral to predominantly adult consumers, all ages in the after hours capacity

  • Rostering across two shifts (0711-1530hrs and 1330-2200hrs) seven days a week

  • Part of a supportive team of Senior clinicians to support learning and skill development of new staff


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.


The Phone triage team are the first point of contact for all new referrals and frequently providing phone based support to existing consumers in the afterhours capacity.


About the role


We are seeking a dynamic, highly motivated senior clinician who will engage mental health and drug and alcohol consumers, carers and stakeholders in the triage and intake process, providing both phone based assessment, phone based crisis support, advice and linkage to internal and external services.


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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#Geelong, Victoria

Senior Clinician (Phone Triage) MHDAS

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Contact:

Christina Grant - 043 935 1805
Bethany McClelland

Senior Clinician (Phone Triage) MHDAS