Senior Community Clinician - 26+

Job posted: 15/05/2024
Applications close: 15/06/2024 (Midnight)
19 days remaining

19 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | Warragul

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Latrobe Regional Hospital

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Reference: 19007

Reference: 19007

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | Warragul

Senior Mental Health Clinician 26+

  • 7 day rosters with shift and on call requirements
  • Small multidisciplinary team. Opportunity for professional development and career path planning

Based in Gippsland, Latrobe Regional Health are looking for a Senior Mental Health Clinician to join our Warragul Community Mental health team on a full time, ongoing basis.

Warragul Community Mental Health is a small multidisciplinary team situated in the heart of Warragul and servicing West Gippsland. We support the delivery of mental health care to clients, their families and carers within the West Gippsland region.

The Senior Mental Health Clinicianwill support the daily operational activities of the team and demonstrate a range of integrated community based skills. They will undertake a full range of clinical duties including assessments, care coordination, evidenced-based treatment and psycho-education. The Senior will work within a recovery orientated framework and demonstrate collaborative care prinicpals in their work with the consumer, their family and relevant supports networks. 

LRH employees enjoy access to:

  • Free access to our Staff Wellbeing Centre offering a range of health education and wellbeing services
  • Access to ongoing development through daily education sessions, bespoke training and career & study support
  • Tailored flexible work options to support work life balance, including ADO’s, 5 weeks leave, regional salary packaging and additional purchased leave
  • Fantastic social club activities and diverse and inclusive workplace activities
  • Workplace Wellbeing programs and activities uniquely designed for LRH staff

We are looking for candidates with:

  • Registered Nurse Division 1 with formal post qualification in Mental Health Nursing, OR
  • Degree in Occupational Therapy and current APHRA registration, OR
  • Appropriate post graduate qualification in Psychology and ccurrent APHRA registration, OR
  • Degree or Diploam in Social Work and qualification for AASW membership
  • 5 years ecperience in a mental health role and some leadership experience
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work well as part of a team

For more information about this exciting opportunity, we encourage you to contact John Witschi on (03) 5624 3600 for a confidential discussion.

About LRH

LRH was proud to be the recipient of the 2022 Premier’s Health Service of the Year (Medium) Award.  This prestigious award recognises the amazing work of our team in driving change and improvement in the health outcomes for the Victorian community.

We are located 150 km east of Melbourne, and LRH is the regional provider of a broad range of specialist health services including hospital based, sub-acute and mental health services across Gippsland.

Now is an exciting time to join the LRH team, with $217 million expansion nearing completion, offering improved maternity and paediatric facilities, larger intensive care unit, increase medical and surgical beds and additional operating theatres.

Explore all the great things happening at LRH – www.lrh.com.au and take the next step on your career journey by submitting your application for this and other roles here - https://lrh.mercury.com.au

Diversity and Inclusion

We actively embrace workforce diversity, equity and inclusion, and encourage applications from across our community, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.  LRH’s Aboriginal Hospital Liaison Officer is available to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent applicants and can be contacted on (03) 5173 8653.

IMPORTANT:  All staff employed in the healthcare sector are required to be vaccinated for 3 COVID-19 doses and current season influenza vaccination, unless a valid medical exemption applies.

Senior Community Clinician - 26+

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

Not provided


John Witschi - (03) 5624 3600
Elaine Scotland - (03) 5624 3600

Senior Community Clinician - 26+