Position Details

Reference Number 174489
Position Title Community Mental Health Clinicians - Aged Psychiatry Service
Employment Status Permanent Part Time, Permanent Full Time
Program Mental Health Drug and Alcohol Services
Location McKellar Centre
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 0
Position Summary
  • Easy commute from the western suburbs of Melbourne or relocate to the beautiful Barwon region
  • Role open to mental health nurses, occupational therapists, social workers and psychologists
  • Multiple permanent full time and part time roles available - FTE Negotiable 

About the facility

Barwon Health's Aged Psychiatry Service provides integrated and recovery orientated mental health assessment and treatment to people 65 and above within the Barwon Region currently experiencing, or at risk of experiencing mental health and/or drug and alcohol issues. Our service is internationally recognised for its innovative clinical programs and integrated models of practice that are consumer centred, accessible and family inclusive. We are fortunate to enjoy excellent internal relationships and have developed excellent partnerships with local community that provide for seamless integrated care for our consumers.

About the roles

We have multiple positions available for Community Mental Health Clinicians with FTE negotioble depending on personal professional goals. 

The successful appplicants will within a multidisciplinary team that provides a range of psychiatric case management services to Aged Psychiatry consumers, their carers and families, within a community setting. This may include residential care, residential service, their own home and/or the carer’s home.

About the culture

Aged Psychiatry Service are a highly experienced and dedicated team which prides itself on delivering high quality consumer-centred mental health care for people aged 65 years and above, and their carer/family.  Aged Psychiatry Service has terrific internal relationships and works hard towards maintaining a strong connection with our consumers, community and external social services.

What we offer

An easy commute from the Western Suburbs of Melbourne, rather than travelling across the city

Flexible working arrangements

Professional development

Attractive salary packaging benefits! Living Expenses capped at $9,010 and includes repayments on mortgages, credit cards, personal loans and rental payments / Meal Entertainment & Accommodation capped at $2,650 and includes food and drink consumed in a social or entertainment settings and some accommodation expenditure

Diversity and Inclusion

At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.

If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the Mental Health Recruitment via email at mentalhealth.recruitment@barwonhealth.org.au

This role must be fully vaccinated for Covid -19 and influenza and meet the requirements of the Barwon Health immunisation policy. You will be required to upload your Immunisation History with evidence of influenza vaccination from March 2022 in the application process. 

 #Melbourne, Victoria

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?
Essential: I agree, to commence employment, I am required to meet Barwon Health’s immunisation requirements (including full Covid-19 and Influenza vaccination) set out in the Staff Immunisation Policy. I acknowledge that meeting this requirement is mandatory and a condition of employment subsequently offered.
Essential: Do you have a Bachelor Degree in Social Work, Occupational Therapy, Nursing with a Post Graduate Diploma in Mental Health or a Masters in Clinical Psychology?
Essential: A demonstrated high level of clinical skills in the assessment, treatment and continuing care of aged consumers with mental health disorders
Essential: Current Victorian Drivers Licence
Essential: How did you find out about this position / where did you see it advertised?
Contact Person Nicole Pupavac 
Contact Person Job Title Manager - Aged Psychiatry Service 
Contact Number (03) 4215 5720 
Closing Date 12/08/2022
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.