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Senior Mental Health Clinician - Access

  • LocationAlfred Health
  • Work TypeFull time
  • Positions1 Position
  • Applications Close AtClosed 5 days ago
    Never published
  • Job no: 61728
  • Category: Allied Health and Medical Science, Other Allied Health / Medical Science

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.

  • 2 x Full-time, permanent positions - with flexible ADO
  • 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 Infant, Child & Youth Area Mental Health & Wellbeing 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.

What you’ll be doing

You will work within a multi-disciplinary Access team, including youth peer and family peer workers, to provide a full range of clinical casework and other therapeutic interventions. The role includes a mix of intake, single session consultation, as well as clinic based and outreach brief intervention. You will also provide assessment (including crisis assessment), intervention and case management services to clients and their families including those with co-morbid difficulties.

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

  • Great employment benefits as part of Alfred Health - Wellbeing initiatives, access to salary packaging, novated leasing and 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, 4 December 2022 (by 11pm AEDT) 

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

  • Closed 5 days ago - 04 Dec 2022