Senior Mental Health Clinican Out of Home Care - IMYOS

Job posted: 19/02/2020
Applications close: 08/04/2020 (Midnight)
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Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Royal Children's Hospital

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 35433

Reference: 35433

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Senior Mental Health Clinician - Intensive Mobile Youth Outreach Service

  • Senior Mental Health Clinician


  • 0.8EFT, ongoing

  • RCH Travancore site

The Hospital:

The Royal Children’s Hospital (RCH) provides secondary and tertiary care to children and young people across the northern and western suburbs; specialist paediatric healthcare to the children of Victoria, Tasmania, southern NSW and parts of South Australia; and is the designated state-wide provider of services including paediatric trauma, rehabilitation and forensic medicine. As a quaternary centre for complex cardiac surgery and organ transplantation, the RCH cares for the sickest children from around Australia.

With a passionate, highly skilled and committed staff campus wide of over 6000, we provide a full range of clinical services, tertiary care and health promotion and prevention programs for children and young people.

The Royal Children’s Hospital is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. Click here for further information on our Commitment to Child Safety: http://www.rch.org.au/quality/child-safety/

Further information about RCH is available at www.rch.org.au

The Role:

 A new opportunity has arisen to join us at RCH Mental Health in the Intensive Mobile Youth Outreach Service/Mental Health Intensive Youth Support Service, which provides outreach clinical care to consumers in the Western and North Western suburbs of Melbourne.

The Senior Mental Health clinician will provide safe and effective assessment, therapeutic intervention, crisis management planning, case management and transitions of care (through to discharge) that are collaborative and evidence-based. The key cohort targeted through this role, and the whole IMYOS, is high risk, difficult to engage young people with complex and severe mental illness/es, their families and/or networks.

Why work at the RCH?

The RCH offer a range of benefits which support and reward staff both personally and professionally.

Our staff benefits include award winning facilities and campus partnerships, Professional development and events, an award winning Health and wellbeing program and financial benefits.

To learn more about our staff benefits please go to: https://www.rch.org.au/hr/recruitment_employment/Staff_benefits/ The RCH is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce.

We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, all members of the LGBTQI community and people with disability.

Are you ready to join our team?

For more information about the position, please review the position description attached and apply online by selecting “apply now”

Senior Mental Health Clinican Out of Home Care - IMYOS

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Gareth Simpson - 0419 521 929

Senior Mental Health Clinican Out of Home Care - IMYOS