Community Mental Health Clinician – Child and Adolescence – Tumut Murrumbidgee Local Health District


Employment Type: Permanent Full Time
Position Classification: Dependant upon qualifications and experience
Remuneration: $67,357.32 – $105,895.00 per annum (+ super + 17.5% leave loading where applicable)
Hours per week: 38
Requisition ID: REQ357716
Applications Close: 6 December 2022
Vaccination Category: A (including influenza and 3 doses of COVID-19 vaccination)


Your opportunity to collaborate and enhance critical services! With flexible working arrangements, get in touch today!


What we offer

  • Salary Packaging – up to $9k for living expenses + $2.6k meal & entertainment + $9k remote area housing + novated leasing 
  • Corporate Health and Fitness program
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Genuine welcoming and supportive staff and communities
  • Career development opportunities


Where you’ll be working

Known for our innovative consumer focused models of care which are designed for the rural and regional population we serve, our Mental Health teams provide critical services within acute, sub-acute and community settings throughout the Murrumbidgee Local Health District.

As a member of our team, you will have the opportunity to work within talented multidisciplinary environments, have excellent support with ongoing development and access to key technologies connecting you with colleagues and consumers based throughout the District.

Our multidisciplinary teams provide career paths for both nursing and allied health staff, new graduates, and established professionals. We are committed to providing safe, effective, quality care through listening to consumers and continually exploring ways to do it better.

Just over 4 hours from Sydney, and a little over 2 hours from Canberra, make the tree change to Tumut


About the Role   

The Child and Adolescence Mental Health Clinician role involves the assessment, evidence-based treatment and case management of children and adolescents, who are referred to the service with psychological disorders and psychiatric illnesses. This can include behavioural disturbances and prodromal syndromes requiring early intervention. This position is based within a multidisciplinary community mental health team. 


How to apply

Your application will require you to include a:

  • Resume; and
  • Cover Letter outlining your skills and experience and why you are a good fit for this position

To learn more about the role, accountabilities, and the required pre-employment checks, please see the Position Description. For a confidential discussion, contact Mellissa Harley, MDHA Community Team Manager on 0492 095 588 or [email protected]

If interested, we encourage you to click apply promptly. Applications will be assessed as they are received, with suitable candidates contacted and progressed without delay.


New applicants must have completed the COVID-19 vaccination course prior to commencement with NSW Health or provide an approved medical contraindication certificate. Should a medical contraindication certificate be provided, ongoing employment post certificate expiry is conditional to meeting COVID-19 vaccination requirements.

MLHD is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourage all suitably qualified applicants to apply, including Aboriginal People and people from racial, ethnic, or ethno-religious minority groups and people with disability.






Murrumbidgee Local Health District

Job Salary

$67,357.32 - $105,895.00 pa + salary packaging