Mental Health Nurses & Social Workers

Mental Health Nurses & Social Workers
  • $83,200 - $145,600 per Annum
  • Temporary
  • Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia Wangaratta Victoria AUS 3677
Job Ref: 54566521
Sector: Nursing / Midwifery
Sub-sector: Mental Health, Drug & Alcohol
Date Added: 03 December 2021

Due to growth in the service, we are currently partnering with a regional Hospital in Wangaratta Victoria.

They are seeking an experienced Mental Health Nurse, Mental Health Social Worker, Psychologist or Mental Health Clinician for their community based Adult Mental Health team.

This is an initial 8 week contract with possible extension. Accommodation will be provided as well as travel/mileage expenses covered.

This role will see you working in a multi-disciplinary team based in the community.

Your duties will be however are not limited to:

  • Daily clinical duties include triage, assessment, care planning and implementation of therapeutic interventions to support patients/clients achieve their health and wellbeing goals.
  • To provide case management services to clients with enduring mental illness, within the recovery framework, assertively linking the client to local rehabilitation, support services and other treatment services as required.
  • Provide high quality consumer-centred and family inclusive care in accordance with relevant legislation
  • This clinical position involves the provision of assessments, evidence based treatment and case management services to adults referred to the service with psychological disorders and psychiatric illnesses. It is based within multidisciplinary community mental health team.

To be considered for this role:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Psychology, Nursing, Counselling, Social Work, OT - Mental Health or other recognised qualification within the Health Professionals
  • General Registration with AHPRA (where applicable)
  • Eligible for or a member of AASW (where applicable)
  • Demonstrated recent experience working with consumers who are diagnosed with psychological/psychiatric illness and evidence based, therapeutic approaches.
  • National Criminal Record Check or willingness to obtain
  • Working with Children Check or willingness to obtain
  • Vaccination Category A

What's in it for you?

  • Rate based on education and experience
  • Accommodation provided
  • Multidisciplinary and Supportive team

To Apply:

If you are interested in this position and would like to know more, please click 'Apply Now' and follow the prompts. Alternatively, you can contact Amanda on 0402 925 163 or email for further information and a confidential discussion.

Medacs Healthcare
31/12/2021 00:22:49
AUD 83200 145600 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Amanda Petkovski

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