Youth Access Clinician Country and Outback Health Inc

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Full-time (1.0 FTE) – 75 hours per fortnight
  • Located in Port Augusta

 

headspace is the National Youth Mental Health Foundation providing early intervention mental health services to 12‑25 year old’s, along with assistance in promoting young peoples’ wellbeing.  This covers four core areas: mental health, physical health, work and study support and alcohol and other drug services.

 

About the role:

  • We offer this exciting opportunity to join our team at headspace Port Augusta.
  • The headspace Youth Access Clinician will respond in a timely and effective manner to requests for headspace Port Augusta services by conducting psychosocial assessments including risk assessments and formulating case plans in collaboration with the young person.
  • The headspace Youth Access Clinician will provide advocacy, care coordination and link young people with vocational/educational and social supports. 
  • The headspace Youth Access Clinician will facilitate community engagement activities and group activities to engage young people and raise mental heath literacy.

About You:

  • The role is applicable to suitably experienced and qualified Psychologists, Social Workers and Occupational Therapists or Nurses. 
  • Eligibility for registration with appropriate registration authority (AHPRA or AASW)
  • National Police Check and Department of Human Services Child-Related Employment Screening

What’s in it for you?

  • A supportive working environment
  • A competitive salary in recognition of your qualifications and experience
  • 5 weeks annual leave
  • Generous salary packaging options to increase your take home pay

 

Applications are reviewed as they come in, so do not wait, apply today!

Application form and job description available at: cobh.com.au/join-our-team/#vacancies

 

Please note that employment is subject to National Police Check and Department of Human Services Working with Children Check

 

For more information, please contact:
Abby Walker, Centre Manager on 08 8641 4300

 

To learn more about headspace Port Augusta and our team visit:
headspace.org.au/headspace-centres/port-augusta

To learn more about Country & Outback Health and our team please visit: www.cobh.com.au

We are an equal opportunity employer and value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace diversity and welcome applications from people of all backgrounds and communities including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people of all ages, genders, ethnicities, religions, cultures, sexual orientations, people with lived experience and people with disabilities.

JOB SUMMARY

Organisation

Country and Outback Health Inc

Job Salary

Full time