Position Details


Reference Number 168282
Position Title Community Mental Health Clinician
Employment Status Temporary Full Time
Program Mental Health Drug and Alcohol Services
Location Torquay CHC
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 80
Position Summary
  • Join a multi-disciplinary team in assisting in complex mental health difficulties.
  • Grow your clinical skills under mentors invested in your long-term development
  • Temporary Full Time- 80 hrs per fortnight ( 1/10/21)

About the facility

Come and work close to the beach, at Torquay Community Health Centre. We are a multi-disciplinary team, consisting of nurses, psychologists, social workers, and medical professionals. We pride ourselves on the ability to deliver timely interventions to those impacted by mental illness or behavioural difficulties.  

About the role

This is a contracted full time position, 80 hours each work, on a 7 day rotating roster.

We offer flexibility and education to support the successful candidate in this role.

Service delivery includes:

  • Comprehensive crisis assessment
  • Crisis management and treatment
  • Case management of complex needs
  • Continuing care
  • Mobile support and treatment

About the culture

We are fortunate to enjoy terrific internal relationships and have developed excellent partnerships with the local community that provide seamless integrated care for our clients. Our staff thrive in a challenging environment, and enjoy being part of a highly recognised and skilled team.

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Professional development
  • Access to employee wellness facility
  • Salary packaging
  • Social club

Diversity and Inclusion

At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.

At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.

We at Barwon Health strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.

If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the Talent Acquisition team via email at talent.acquisition@barwonhealth.org.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.

We Barwon Health are proud to be Totally Smoke Free.

Selection Criteria Essential: Can you please list Barwon Health's values?
Essential: Can you please choose one of Barwon Health's values and describe a situation in the workplace where you have displayed this value?
Desirable: Are you aware of the recommendations from the Royal Commission into Mental Health?
Essential: Do you have a minimum of 3 years public mental health experience?
Essential: Do you have sound knowledge on the Victorian Mental Health Act 2014 ?
Contact Person Charity Stewart 
Contact Person Job Title Acting Manager South CCS 
Contact Number 0466 926 327 
Alternate Contact Person Michael Behan 
Alternate Contact Number 0434 682 965 
Closing Date 20/04/2021
Position Description
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on closing date. Please ensure your application is added before then as we do not accept late applications.