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Youth Mental Health Clinician

Job posted: 15/02/2021
Applications close: 08/03/2021 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days 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: 44887

Reference: 44887

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Medical, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan


  • We have a fantastic opportunity in our innovative and expanding youth mental health service

  • High level of skill and professional clinical development

  • A full time fixed term parental leave position  

  • Great Location, Dandenong Hospital, Mental Health Building and Pakenham Headspace  


About Monash Health


Monash Health is Victoria’s largest public health service. We are proud to provide healthcare to one quarter of Melbourne’s population, across the entire life-span from newborn and children, to adults, the elderly, their families and carers. More than 18,000 employees work at over 40 care locations across south eastern Melbourne, including Monash Medical Centre, Monash Children’s Hospital, Moorabbin Hospital, Dandenong Hospital, Casey Hospital, Kingston Centre, Cranbourne Centre, and an extensive network of rehabilitation, aged care, community health and mental health facilities.


About the Role


We have a fantastic fixed-term full-time employment opportunity due to parental leave. Our team has undergone a make-over to become one of the best in its field. Our Youth Consultation and Treatment Team (YCTT) works with young people and their families providing exceptional mental health care to people with complex mental health needs. YCTT is a successful, vibrant, multi-disciplinary and specialist team, highly sought after by mental health clinicians. This team operates from our community based clinic, which is located close to the award-winning Dandenong Hospital’s ART Building in the vibrant City of Dandenong. We are also co-located with Pakenham Headspace. A great location if you live in South-Eastern and Bayside suburbs, Frankston and Mornington Peninsula or Gippsland, with excellent connections to Monash Freeway, East Link, Princess Hwy and public transport.    


About You


You are dedicated and passionate about youth mental health. You enjoy working with people who face complex issues and have a strong commitment to family inclusive practice. You have great skills in care coordination, family work and therapeutic, evidence-based interventions. You are have a resilient personality and you are a person who lives our iCARE values of integrity, compassion, accountability, respect and excellence.


We are looking for someone with:



  • Qualifications and relevant registrations in at least one of the following: Psychology, Social Work, Occupational Therapy, Nursing (Div. 1), Speech Pathology.

  • Capacity to work independently and within a team

  • A friendly and professional attitude

  • Excellent engagement, relationship and therapeutic skills.

  • Resilience and strong work ethics


This is a Mental Health Clinician position as follows:



  • Psychologist – Grade 2 year 1-4

  • Social Worker – Grade 2 Year 1-4

  • Speech Pathologist – Grade 2 Year 1-4

  • Nurse – RPN 3 Year 1-5

  • OT – Grade 2 Year 1-4

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Monash Health will offer:



  • competitive salary

  • salary packaging

  • friendly and supportive culture

  • opportunity to experience various teams

  • on-going supervision and professional development


What You need to know 


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 – e-mail applications will not be considered. 
Existing Monash Health employees should apply using their Monash Health employee account. Please call Recruitment Services on 9265 2776 for assistance.


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)

  • 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

Youth Mental Health Clinician

Job type:

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Contact:

Ellesse McAndrew - 0408 640 132
ellesse.mcandrew@monashhealth.org

Youth Mental Health Clinician