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Youth Mental Health Clinician - Senior

  • LocationAlfred Health
  • Work TypePart time
  • Positions1 Position
  • Applications Close AtCloses in 3 days
    Published on 14 Jan 2022
  • Job no: 45995
  • Category: Allied Health and Medical Science, Social Work

Alfred Health

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.

 

  • Permanent, 2 vacancies: Full-time and Part-time (4 days/wk)
  • Based in Moorabbin
  • Registered Psychiatric Nurse Grade 4, Social Worker/Occupational Therapist/Psychologist Grade 3
  • Regular professional supervision and frequent professional development opportunities

What's in it for you

  • Great team culture
  • Supportive multi-disciplinary team environment
  • Work-life balance

About us

Alfred Child & Youth Mental Health Service (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. 

CYMHS provides clinical services in partnership with a wide range of service providers to achieve the best possible outcomes. Alfred CYMHS is committed to active participation by families and young people in evaluating and improving our services.

Child and Youth (CY) HOPE

CY HOPE is a program within CYMHS that supports children and young people at a risk of suicide. The program provides rapid and intensive form of support to the young person as well as their support networks through prevention and intervention.

What you’ll be doing

You will be providing clinical leadership, clinical accountability, assistance to the access and brief intervention team, support and mentoring to CY HOPE staff and coordination of CY HOPE.

You will also will also provide case management, intake duties, clinical assessment and interventions for children, young people and families and their support networks via outreach and office based appointments.

What we need from you

  • Approved tertiary qualifications in relevant discipline and eligibility for membership of AHPRA or the appropriate professional body
  • Extensive skills and experience in assessment of children and young people
  • Appropriate work visa
  • Current Victorian Driver's License
  • Current Working with Children Check and be willing to undergo a Background Check

Other benefits

  • Wellbeing initiatives
  • Salary packaging, discounted health insurance and banking
  • Portable long service leave from other public health services
  • 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 Angela Wright on ph: 0439 299 483

Closing date: Sunday, 30 January 2022 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.

In compliance with the Victorian Chief Health Officer's Mandatory Vaccination Directions, all Alfred health employees must be vaccinated against COVID-19 with TGA approved vaccine and must have evidence of their vaccination status. 

Website: www.alfredhealth.org.au

  • Closes in 3 days - 30 Jan 2022
  • Published on 14 Jan 2022, 3:34 AM