Senior Intake Clinician - Team Leader

Job posted: 10/09/2021
Applications close: 01/10/2021 (Midnight)
9 days remaining

9 days remaining

Job Description

Location: North West Region | Bendigo

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Bendigo Health Care Group

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Reference: 32778

Reference: 32778

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: North West Region | Bendigo

Are you a Registered Psychiatric Nurse, Occupational Therapist or Social Worker looking to grow your career in Mental Health with a leading regional healthcare provider?

Child and Adolescent Mental Health are looking for a suitably skilled individual to join their dynamic and multi-disciplinary community team. Apply now for a rewarding career and make a difference to the lives of young people! 

Work in an environment that offers: 

  • The opportunity to lead with the team in developing and expanding our service in line with the Mental Health Reform. 

  • Work in collaboration with families and young people experiencing mental health challenges as well as external stakeholders in providing timely, accessible and evidence based treatment

  • Flexible working hours so you can balance your life commitments

The Position 

Position Title: Senior Intake Clinician 
Classification: RPN4, SW3, OT3
Salary per hour (exc. super): Dependent on qualification
Hours per fortnight: Up to 80 hours - Full time or part time can be negotiated
Employment Status: Ongoing

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide strong leadership, support and clinical supervision to the Intake team.

  • Co-ordinate and provide intake services to Child and Adolescent clients, providing, assessment, clinical treatment and support for young people, their families and carers. 

  • Work alongside the management group to embed service enhancements

  • Continuously monitor intake standards across the region and recommend improvements.

  • Engage and establish strong links with other key agencies and service providers (internal and external).

  • Participate in community consultation, awareness, education and develop community resources to increase the understanding of mental health issues around young people and families.

Bendigo Health

Our 700 bed state of the art hospital was built in 2017. We are a leader in regional health care, combining outstanding services with a strong education, training and personal development culture. We have all of the latest technologies allowing our 4500 staff to deliver Excellent Care to Every Person, Every Time. Our teams are friendly and we offer a supportive working environment for career progression. Remuneration is in accordance with Victorian Public Health Enterprise Agreements and generous salary packaging arrangements are offered to all staff.

The Team

CAMHS is a community based, multi-disciplinary team that works with children and adolescents 0 - 18 years who are displaying serious emotional, relationship, personal care or behavioural disturbances that impact on family and social relationships and/or their functioning in school or the workplace. Family sensitive practice is central to our models of mental health care and best practice ensures the identification, inclusion and support of families, carers and children.

Bendigo Region

Bendigo is one of Victoria’s fastest growing regional cities making it a great city to live and work in. Bendigo provides services for the region’s population of over 300,000 and so the city offers excellent schools, shopping and cultural precincts, sporting facilities and various tertiary facilities. We can offer generous flexible working arrangements - giving you more time to enjoy the fantastic restaurants, beautiful parks, walking trails and wineries within our region.

Diversity and Inclusion

Bendigo Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We embrace diversity and social inclusion and encourage people from a diverse cultural background, people with disabilities and or Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander people to apply.

How to apply

For further information on the position please refer to the position description available on our website www.bendigohealth.org.au.  Applications are to be submitted online. If successful for a position at Bendigo Health you must provide evidence of your full immunisation record as part of the onboarding process.

Senior Intake Clinician - Team Leader

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

Not provided


Belinda Crossley - (0429) 115 474
Ashlee Lougoon - (03) 5440 6506

Senior Intake Clinician - Team Leader