Specialists Child and Adolescent Mental Health Clinician – Wagga Wagga Murrumbidgee Local Health District


Employment Type: Permanent Full Time
Position Classification: Dependent upon qualifications and experience
Remuneration: $65,692.82 – $103,282.00 per annum (+ super + 17.5% leave loading)
Hours per Week: 38
Requisition ID: REQ328630
Applications Close: 13 August 2022
Vaccination Category: B



Join a supportive, collaborative, and caring team.



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.


To learn about life in Wagga Wagga please visit us here.



About the Role

This clinical position involves the provision of assessment, evidence-based treatment and case management services to children and adolescents referred to the service with psychological disorders and psychiatric illnesses (broadly defined, including behavioural disturbances and prodromal syndromes requiring early intervention).

The position is based within a multidisciplinary community mental health team. It also involves the provision of mental health crisis intervention services to individuals of all ages.



How to apply

Your application will require you to include:

  • 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 Pauline Kelly, Health Service Manager on 02 5943 4400 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.


All NSW Health workers are required to have two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine, as defined by NSW Health.  Employees working in aged care and/or disability must have three doses of a COVID-19 vaccination.  New applicants must have completed the 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

$65,692.82 - $103,282.00 pa + salary packaging

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