Position Details

Reference Number 158321
Position Title Case Manager - Jigsaw Colac
Employment Status Temporary Part Time
Program Mental Health, Drugs and Alcohol
Location Colac Area Health
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 64
Position Summary
  • Gain satisfaction from the positive difference that our programs make to members of our community
  • Enhance your career with Victoria’s leading regional health care service
  • Join our passionate, committed and highly competent workforce

About the facility 

Jigsaw participates in the provision of Mental Health, drug and alcohol care to young people aged 16-25 years old in the Barwon area. This position will be based in Colac.

About the role 

Jigsaw Colac has the opportunity for a Mental Health Clinician. The role involves delivering evidence based assessment, treatment and support to young people presenting with complex mental health, drug and alcohol problems. Jigsaw operates 5 days a week with clinicians working Monday-Friday 830am-530pm.

About the culture

We are a supportive and highly motivated multi-disciplinary team who are proactive and engaged with our consumers and their families. We highly regard professional development and clinical supervision.

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • At Barwon Health we harness a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We will 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.
  • Our organisation promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of our staff and consumers including children, and have appropriate recruitment resources in place to ensure background checks and reference checks are completed.
  • At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities and outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.
  • We Barwon Health is 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?
Essential: Formal professionally recognised qualifications in Psychiatric Nursing (RPN3), Occupational Therapy, Social Work or Clinical Psychology
Essential: A qualification specialising in Alcohol and other Drugs or Addiction studies, equivalent or above the Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs work, or a willingness to work towards this.
Desirable: A demonstrated high level of clinical skills in the assessment and treatment of young persons with mental health disorders in a community setting.
Desirable: Developed clinical decision making skills, particularly around the management of risk in relation to young people.
Contact Person Darren Riggon 
Contact Person Job Title Clinical Coordinator 
Contact Number 0449 935 066 
Alternate Contact Person Craig Dempsey 
Alternate Contact Number 0425 773 438 
Closing Date 16/01/2019
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.