Senior Mental Health Clinician- Intensive Mobile Youth Outreach Service

Job posted: 13/11/2020
Applications close: 27/11/2020 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Royal Children's Hospital

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Health and Allied Health, Medical, Nursing

Reference: 36171

Reference: 36171

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Health and Allied Health, Medical, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Position Summary:

Senior Mental Health Clinician - Intensive Mobile Youth Outreach Service

  • Part-Time, Fixed-Term 0.8EFT (until 30th June 2021)

  • Senior MH Clinician

  • Based at RCH, Travancore Campus + community outreach

The Hospital:

The Royal Children's Hospital (RCH) Melbourne is one of the world's great children's hospitals. We are the major specialist paediatric hospital in Victoria and our care extends to children from Tasmania, southern New South Wales and other states around Australia and overseas. 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/

The Role:

A new Mental Health Clinician opportunity has arisen at RCH Mental Health. We are looking for a Senior Mental Health Clinician (I.e. Grade 3 Psychologist, Social Worker, Speech Pathologist, Occupational Therapist or Grade 4 Psychiatric Nurse) for this part-time, fixed term role.

You will be working within and experienced multi-disciplinary team to provide mental health assessment and intervention to children, adolescents and their families who require assertive outreach. Please refer to the Position Description for further information about this role.

Applicants interested in part of the advertised fraction are also encouraged to apply.

To be successful in the role, you will have:

  • Tertiary Qualification or equivalent in relevant discipline

  • Demonstrated skills in providing high quality assessment and treatment of children and adolescents aged 0-15 years with moderate to severe mental health difficulties

  • Expertise in providing consultation and capacity building to internal colleagues and external stakeholders such as schools and community agencies

Why work at the RCH?

That's what you can do for us, this is what we can offer you!

The opportunity to work in world-class facilities, alongside some of the greatest medical minds in the country.

We have 13 food and beverage options on site, a 24 hour gym, massage and supermarkets. We are surrounded by beautiful gardens and only a short tram trip from the heart of Melbourne city.

We offer discounted staff parking, salary packaging, an award winning health and well-being program and a fantastic team culture. We offer continuous learning and career development and let’s not forget about the Meerkat enclosure!

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

Senior Mental Health Clinician- Intensive Mobile Youth Outreach Service

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Gareth Simpson - 0419 521 929

Senior Mental Health Clinician- Intensive Mobile Youth Outreach Service