Position Details

Reference Number 168227
Position Title Mental Health Clinician - Torquay Community Health Centre
Employment Status Temporary Part Time
Program Mental Health Drug and Alcohol Services
Location Torquay CHC
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 64
Position Summary
  • Grow your mental health career within an innovative and team environment
  • Career development + coast lifestyle+ work/life balance
  • Temporary Part-Time - 64 hours per fortnight ( til 11/4/22)

About the facility

Barwon Health's Surfcoast Continuing Care Service provides community based treatments to those aged between 25 - 65 years of age, experiencing serious and complex mental illness.

The team is multidisciplinary and covers a catchment area starting from Waurn Ponds all the way to Aireys Inlet.

Barwon Health MHDAS also provides innovative clinical programs and integrated models of practice that are client centred, accessible and family inclusive.

Service delivery includes the following:

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

About the role

Barwon Health is excited to present an opportunity in Continuing Care Service delivery, working within the Surfcoast Community Mental Health Team.

We are searching for people with experience in public mental health service delivery such as:

  • Assessment
  • Treatment Planning
  • Treatment delivery
  • Use of evidenced based tools to determine effectiveness of treatment
  • Family inclusive practice
  • Family Violence practice within the MARAM framework

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.

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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: Do you have 3 years experience in Public Mental Health?
Essential: Do you have a sound understanding of the Victorian Mental Health Act ?
Essential: Do you have Post Graduate Diploma in Mental Health or similar qualification?
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 03 4215 7869 
Closing Date 27/04/2021
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.