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Senior MH Clinician - Out of Home Care - KEYS

Job posted: 04/05/2022
Applications close: 25/05/2022 (Midnight)
1 day remaining

1 day remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Medical, Nursing

Reference: 52916

Reference: 52916

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Medical, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Senior Mental Health Clinician Out of Home Care Intensive Support Service (KEYS)


Monash Health Early in Life Mental Health Service (ELMHS) is excited to announce The Out of Home Case Intensive Support Service position within its IMOS team



  • Clinical Leadership role.

  • Play an key role in the supporting the vulnerable young people in the 13-16 age range, who are living in Out of Home Care or at risk of breakdown in their family based care.

  • Enviable Professional and Leadership development opportunities available


About Monash Health


More than 22,000 of us work at over 40 care locations across south-east Melbourne, including seven hospitals and an extensive network of rehabilitation, aged care, community health and mental health facilities.


About Us


 The Intensive Support Service renamed KEYS: "Keep embracing your success" is a pilot project funded by the Victorian Department of Health and Human services.  The Intensive Support Service is comprised of a collaboration between the DHHS, two community agencies as partners and Monash Health. The Out of Home Care Intensive Support Service is an innovative 18-month collaborative initiative, between non-government community agencies, Monash Health and the Department of Health and Human Services, for young people in the 13-16 age range presenting with serious emotional and mental health disturbance, and related problem behaviours.  These young people may already be in Out of Home Care or are at risk of breakdown in their family based care.


About the Role


 The mental health clinicians will be responsible for providing therapeutic treatment to both the young people residing in the Out of Home Care site and those that are transitioning, or have transitioned into the community for a period of time deemed therapeutically necessary. These specialist clinical roles will provide a holistic assessment and therapeutic approach drawing upon current evidence based mental health and systemically oriented interventions that flexibly use elements from a range of therapeutic treatment models.This role will suit you if you enjoy working in a partnership framework with other agencies.  The role will require you to provide high quality provision of ELMHS interventions, primary, secondary, tertiary consultation in addition to high quality provision of therapeutic support to the ‘system’ around the young person in a collaborative and reflective partnership with other involved agencies. We have an outstanding opportunity for one 0.8 senior mental health clinician who has appropriate qualifications in social work, occupational therapy, speech pathology, psychology, mental health nursing in addition to qualifications in family therapy to join the intensive support service. You will work closely with our partner agencies and with the consultant psychiatrist for  KEYS.


What you need to know


 We value a multidisciplinary team and all disciplines are encouraged to apply. This role is graded at Grade 3 Psychology (PL4), Social Work (YC49), Occupational Therapy (YB27), Speech Pathology (YB54) and Grade 4 Nursing level (NP50).


About You


 You have been developing your clinical and leadership skills or you are a Senior Clinician; either way, you are ready to take this next step in your Career. You lead by example, thrive working in a dynamic, fast paced environment and are truly passionate about delivering a high standard of evidence based mental health treatment to all patients. You are an advocate of Monash Health’s Strategic Guiding Principles


 


           You Are Also 




  • Committed to a leadership & mentoring role

  • Dedicated to safe best practice & quality care

  • Committed to delivering patient centred care & a patient advocacy

  • Enthusiastic, compassionate & able to work collaboratively

  • Excited to be accountable for and manage specific portfolios in our relentless pursuit of excellence


  • What You Need



  • Relevant Qualification (aligned to position description)

  • Demonstrated experience (aligned to position description)

  • Current AHPRA registration

  • Include any other mandatory/required skills or licenses

  • Australian working rights



What We Offer



  • access to Monash Health in-house learning portals to further expand your acute clinical skills & knowledge base

  • avenues to further develop your leadership & project management skills

  • mentorship & career guidance

  • support to attend relevant forums & conferences

  • a supportive learning environment, should you wish to undertake postgraduate studies


Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.


Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.


Existing Monash Health Employees should apply using your Monash Health employee account. For any queries regarding employee accounts contact Recruitment Services by email – recruitment@monashhealth.org.


Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed.  These include:



  • reference checks;

  • a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months;

  • a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same);and

  • proof of immunisation.


A request to conduct probity checks does not guarantee that an offer of employment will be made.


As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.



Under the Victorian Public Health orders, all employees working within the Public Health system must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and are required to provide acceptable evidence of their vaccination status.  The current orders require evidence of three doses.
All applicants to positions with Monash Health will need to upload acceptable evidence of full vaccination against COVID-19 as part of their application.  Acceptable evidence is a copy of your Immunisation History Statement or your COVID-19 Digital Certificate, which can be accessed via MyGov.



How to Apply


Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.


Existing Monash Health Employees should apply using their Monash Health employee account. For any queries regarding employee accounts contact Recruitment Services by email – recruitment@monashhealth.org.


Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed. These include:


· reference checks;


· a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months;


· a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same);and


· proof of immunisation.


A request to conduct probity checks does not guarantee that an offer of employment will be made.


Under the Victorian Public Health orders, all employees working within the Public Health system must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and are required to provide acceptable evidence of their vaccination status. The current orders require evidence of three doses.


All applicants to positions with Monash Health will need to upload acceptable evidence of full vaccination against COVID-19 as part of their application. Acceptable evidence is a copy of your Immunisation History Statement or your COVID-19 Digital Certificate, which can be accessed via myGov.


Offers of employment will only be made to candidates who can provide evidence that they meet full vaccination status.


As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.


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Senior MH Clinician - Out of Home Care - KEYS

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Contact:

Kunal Adlakha - 0409 935 825

Senior MH Clinician - Out of Home Care - KEYS