Senior Youth AOD Clinician

Job posted: 19/09/2023
Applications close: 10/10/2023 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: North East Region | Shepparton

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Goulburn Valley Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Reference: 13243

Reference: 13243

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: North East Region | Shepparton



  • CAMHS, Shepparton, GVH
  • Ongoing contract 
  • Full-time with ADO

About Us

GV Health is the main healthcare provider in the Goulburn Valley region, servicing a broad catchment area of approximately 120,000 people. We are the largest permanent employer in the region with over 2,600 employees spread across our five main sites.

Our skilled and committed team of Mental Health professionals provide an innovative range of services for individuals suffering from, or at risk of, serious mental health problems requiring short and long-term treatment and support. Our comprehensive service is offered across the municipalities of Mitchell, Murrindindi, Strathbogie, Greater Shepparton and Moira regions.

Our multidisciplinary professionals are from an array of backgrounds and disciplines and work across a range of settings and services including:

  • Adult mental health
  • Community mental health
  • Acute Adult Inpatient Unit - Wanyarra
  • Aged Persons mental health
  • Child and Youth mental health

For further information please visit: Mental Health Services - GV Health

Our Region

Great things happen here! Follow the link to find out what its like to live, work and play in our wonderful region: Greater Shepparton: Great Things Happen Here

Workforce Navigator Program: We offer 1:1 relocation consultant support for new Mental Health employees to assist with finding housing, childcare/education (if applicable), partner employment (if applicable), social groups & integration into our community to assist in the transition to Shepparton, regional Victoria.

 About the role

The Youth AOD Clinician is a new position to support the rollout of integrated mental health and AOD treatment and care at CAMHS. The role reports directly to the CAMHS Manager. The Youth AOD Clinician is a member of the CAMHS multidisciplinary team that focusses on embedding contemporary models and approaches in the drug and alcohol field that underpin a recovery-orientated service model. The Youth AOD Clinician is responsible for providing high quality, evidenced based and effective AOD services including assessment, counselling and care and recovery for CAMHS clients.

We are looking for:

  • Commitment to the GV Health Values
  • Qualifications as Welfare Worker specialising in AOD or significant experience
  • Experience supporting youth with drug and/or alcohol use

Our offer to you:

FREE Workforce Navigator Program to personally welcome and connect you to our wonderful community

Generous salary packaging, subsidised staff parking and discounted leisure memberships

Flexible work practices and options to purchase additional leave to support work/life balance

Paid parental leave

Professional development and study leave to help reach your learning and career goals

A confidential employee assistance program (EAP) for you and your loved ones

Social club membership offering a range of events, functions and local community discount

Our CREATE Outstanding monthly, bi-monthly and annual reward and recognition programme

Applications Close - 10 October 2023

Three (3) COVID-19 vaccination doses are a mandatory requirement for this role and seasonal Influenza vaccination (where mandated). 

All appointments are made subject to satisfactory police check and Victorian ‘Employee’ Working with Children’s Check. Completion of a Commonwealth of Australia Statutory Declaration is required prior to commencement.  All GV Health job applications must be loaded directly onto the e-recruit system, with no requirement to post hard copies of original passports/visas for overseas candidates.

GV Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

Recruitment agencies should note that GV Health does not accept agency resumes. GV Health is not responsible for any fees related to any unsolicited resumes submitted by Recruitment Agencies.

Senior Youth AOD Clinician

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

Not provided


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Senior Youth AOD Clinician