Mental Health and Social Emotional Wellbeing Clinician Metro North Hospital & Health Service


About the role

This position provides consultation, advice and support to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women in custody who have or are suspected of having a mental health and social and emotional wellbeing need. 

About you

Under s25 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1991, there is a genuine occupational requirement for the incumbent to be Indigenous to the Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Community.

Our ideal candidate will be someone who can demonstrate the following:

  • Deliver high level clinical consultation and direct clinical care for clients who have, or are suspected of having, a mental illness; including triage, assessment, diagnosis, treatment and discharge planning and promoting application of evidence-based care.
  • Manage a case load of clients with varying needs and identified issues including substance use (alcohol and other drugs), cultural, trauma, grief and social support needs.
  • Follow service quality standards, occupational health and safety policies and procedures relating to the work being undertaken in order to ensure high quality, safe services and workplaces.

Benefits when working for us

  • Rewarding career and development opportunities across a wide range of clinical and non-clinical areas
  • Value driven organisation which provides a work environment that is safe, satisfying, flexible, and promotes a healthy work-life balance
  • Flexible working arrangements and competitive salary rates with annual incremental increases
  • Benefit from a higher than standard employer contribution to Superannuation of up to 12.75% and access to salary packaging.

Metro North Health is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace for all employees. We offer unique and rewarding professional development opportunities in a safe and flexible work environment with a focus on putting our people first. Be part of a world-class, dynamic and growing health service that embraces technology and innovation, excellence in healthcare, quality teaching and cutting edge research.

You can find out more about why it’s so great to work at Metro North here:


Job ad reference number: MH456437. Close date: 29/11/2022.


Find out about the role in more detail and how to apply in the attached Role Description.





Metro North Hospital & Health Service

Job Salary

$70 958 - $104 295 per annum