Category: Allied Health and Medical Science, Psychology
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.
Portable long service leave from other public health services
Alfred CYMHS is one component of the Department of Mental & Addiction Health at Alfred Health. We are a community-based service providing comprehensive assessment, treatment and case management to infants, children, adolescents and young people up to the age of 25 years of age presenting with behavioural, emotional, psychiatric or developmental difficulties.
What you’ll be doing
In this role, you will be responsible for providing primary and secondary consultation, enhanced intake and single session work. The initial part of this position will be based within the Headspace program and working through those currently on the waiting list for a six-month period, as part of a National Surge following this you will form part of the Child and Youth Mental Health Service working within the intake and brief intervention program.
What you’ve got
Approved tertiary qualifications and eligibility for membership of AHPRA or appropriate professional body
Developmental Psychiatry course or equivalent (desirable)
Training and experience in providing child and adolescent mental health services (desirable)
Australian working rights
Current Victorian Driver’s Licence
Have/be willing to apply for a valid Victorian Working with Children Check and be willing to undergo a background check
What’s in it for you
Access to salary packaging, discounted health insurance and banking
Frequent professional development opportunities
Great work-life balance
Located close to public transport, shops and restaurants
If this opportunity sounds like it is for you, click the APPLY button, include your resume and cover letter.
For more information regarding the position, please contact Denise Fry on ph: 8552 0555
Closing date: Sunday 17 October 2021 by 11pm AEST
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.