CAMHS Mental Health Clinician (North) Central Coast Local Health District

JOB DESCRIPTION

Employment Type: Permanent Full Time
Position Classification: Health Clinician Level 3
Remuneration: Dependent upon Qualifications 
Hours Per Week: 38
Requisition ID: REQ321434

 

This recruitment may be used to fill future positions via an eligibility list for permanent, full time, part time, temporary and casual positions.

We are seeking a highly motivated and skilled Health Clinician to join our service located in Wyong.  This is an opportunity to apply your communication, management and planning skills to a role that has impact and meaning for the local community.

In this position you will bring your clinical and personal expertise to bear on an exciting and meaningful role working with Children and Families of our local community. A successful candidate will bring excellent communication skills, emotional intelligence and a compassionate sense of care along with their well-established clinical skills.

Central Coast Local Health District is committed to developing a diverse workforce to best support our community and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. 

What you’ll be doing

The Health Clinician supports the Senior Health Clinician in operationalizing the Health components which directs, plans and manages the portfolio to ensure the effective and efficient provision of an integrated high quality, youth friendly service to young people aged 5-18 and their families.  This is a collaborative role that is on the frontline of protecting the community.

  • The service provides assertive outreach and intensive case management, specifically aimed at engaging young people aged 5 – 18 years experiencing moderate to severe mental health problems/disorders. 
  • To provide professional clinical services to young people and their families. 
  • You will provide evidence based individual therapy with a recovery focus. 
  • To ensure families and carers have input into assessments, care plans and reviews where appropriate. 
  • You will need to liaise with relevant agencies and actively participate in case conferences and team meetings concerning the care of young people and support families. 
  • To consult with team members and staff from other agencies regarding the care and management of clients. 

 

This role is suitable for the following:

  • Occupational Therapist Level 3 
  • Clinical Psychologist 
  • Senior Psychologist 
  • Clinical Nurse Specialist Grade 2 
  • Social Worker Level 3 
  • Welfare Officer Level 3 
  • Counsellor Level 3 
  • Clinical Midwife Specialist Grade 2 

 

Where you’ll be working

At CAMHS/Mental Health we are inspired by and believe in the power of youth. We work together to deliver authentic, progressive and inclusive services to build a brighter future with young people. We know where we’re going, we’re guided by our values, and we’re committed to getting there together. Our goal is to achieve the best possible mental health outcomes for young people and their families.

By working with the CCLHD we aim to provide a positive, patient focused working environment which fosters and nurtures a culture of collaboration, openness, respect, and empowerment.

As an employer we offer our staff competitive benefits such as salary packaging, a monthly day off, paid maternity and parental leave, flexible work arrangements and professional development programs.

 

Stepping Up Website 

The ‘Stepping Up’ online resource aims to assist Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander job applicants understand how to apply for roles within NSW Health by clarifying the recruitment and onboarding process.   

For more information, please visit:  https://www.steppingup.health.nsw.gov.au/Pages/Home.aspx  

To hear from our team what it’s like to work with us, you can read their stories on our Instagram account.  http://instagram.com/careersatcclhd

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For role related queries or questions contact Catherine Merillo on Ph: 4304 7828 or email [email protected]
Applications Close: Wednesday 20 July 2022 at 11:59pm

 

You are encouraged to complete applications on a week day where Technical Support is available Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm by phoning ROB Help Desk on 1300 679 367

 

 

 

 

JOB SUMMARY

Organisation

Central Coast Local Health District

Job Salary

$99,533 - $122,063

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