Mental Health Clinician, GOT IT – Yamba and Bryon Community Health Northern NSW Local Health District


Employment Type: Permanent Part Time / Full Time
Position Classification: Registered Nurse, Psychologist, Level 1/2 Occupational Therapist or Social Worker
Remuneration: $33.13 – $52.09  per hour, dependent on qualifiactions
Hours Per Week: up to 38
Requisition ID: REQ328930

Getting On Track In Time (Got It!) is a school-based mental health early intervention service for children in years Kindergarten to Year 2 who display disruptive behaviours and emerging conduct disorders.  Working with children, parents, carers and school staff and aims to prevent mental illness and behavioural disorders in later life and improve educational outcomes.

The successful candidate will be required to work across two sites: Yamba Community Health and Byron Community Health.


If you have:

  • High level of interpersonal skills and commitment to working closely with other members of a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Clinical skills and experience in the assessment and treatment of children and their families presenting with complex mental health needs, using evidence-based approaches.
  • Experience and skill in developing, implementing and evaluating programs including clinical groups.
  • Applicants covered by the Health Professionals Award will need to demonstrate at least three year’s clinical experience in their profession and ability to work under minimal direct professional supervision.
  • Valid unrestricted drivers’ licence for use in NSW/Australia and willingness to travel in the course of employment.


We can offer you:


  • Flexible and supportive work environment
  • Diverse career pathways
  • Professional and personal development
  • Opportunities to start or build a career, or re-enter the workforce
  • Challenging, inspiring and rewarding roles, and
  • The opportunity to make a difference!



Northern NSW Local Health District embraces the diverse skills and perspectives that our people bring to the workplace. We foster inclusiveness and diversity to help us deliver quality care to our community.


NNSWLHD is committed to reconciliation and strongly encourages Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people to apply for this position. All applications from Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people will be viewed most favourably.  For help with your application to this role visit Stepping Up, our online recruitment resource for Aboriginal people.



  • To apply for this position, you must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident, or be able to independently, legally live and work in Australia.  For more information please see
  • You may be subject to a probationary period of three months from the date of appointment to this position.



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For role related queries or questions contact Tania Wittleton on [email protected]
Applications Close: 4 August 2022





Northern NSW Local Health District

Job Salary

$33.13 - $52.09

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