Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.
- Practice Development Clinician - CYMHS
- Part-time, 40 hours per fortnight
- Fixed Term – 12 months
- Classification - Registered Nurse Grade 5 or an Allied Health Clinical Educator Grade 4
- Alfred location
- Staff benefits
Alfred Child and Youth Mental Health Service is a specialist multidisciplinary service providing assessment and treatment to those aged 0-25 years presenting with emotional, behavioural and developmental difficulties residing in the Inner South Eastern area of Melbourne.
Services are provided by a number of teams located at the Alfred Hospital (Commercial Road, Prahran and at St. Kilda Road Clinic, Waiora Clinic in Armadale, Alma Road Community Care Unit in St. Kilda and the Child & Youth Service (CYMHS) located in Moorabbin as well as Headspace youth services based at Elsternwick, Bentleigh, Frankston, Dandenong and Narre Warren. Aged Psychiatry is located at Caulfield campus of Alfred Health.
The Practice Development Clinician will work with highly motivated multi-disciplinary team and contribute to the professional development of Alfred Mental & Addiction Health Child Youth Mental Health Service. This position will work alongside other senior staff developing workforce strategies that support the ongoing monitoring and improvement of clinical services that are informed by children and their families.
They will take a lead in planning and provision of training that contributes to the professional and practice development of CYMHS. As well as collaborating with Alfred Mental & Addiction Health workforce development team to ensure issues are managed and supported through practice development, education and training tailored to the variable needs of disciplines and teams.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:
- See job description for full requirements
- Salary packaging
- Novated leasing
- Onsite gym
- Easy public transport access
If you are interested in this position or would like any further details, please contact Shelley Anderson on 0418 532 560 if you would like more information
Alfred 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.