Mental Health Clinician - Acute Care Adult Mental Health

Mental Health Clinician - Acute Care Adult Mental Health
  • Competitive
  • Temporary
  • Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia Port Macquarie New South Wales AUS 2444
Job Ref: VAC-13106
Sector: Allied Health
Sub-sector: Mental Health Clinician
Date Added: 31 May 2021

Medacs are partnering with two hospitals on the Mid North Coast of New South Wales, across two separate locations in need of a Mental Health Clinician in each.

This role will see you apart of their Acute Care team - Adult Mental Health team for up to 3 months (possibly extension) in either Kempsey or Port Macquarie, although you must have your own car.

Team works morning shift 0800 - 1630; afternoon 1300 - 2130hrs Monday to Sunday. You would be on a rotating roster.

Your duties will include however are not limited to -

  • Cover ED Mental Health assessments after hours and on weekends, during the day and afternoon you will also follow up the consumers allocated to you
  • 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-centered and family inclusive care in accordance with relevant legislation

To be considered for this role -

  • Tertiary qualifications in Social Work, Psychology, or Mental Health Occupational Therapist
  • General Registration with AHPRA (where applicable)
  • Eligible for or a member of AASW (where applicable)

What's in it for you?

  • Private accommodation is provided
  • Work within a multidisciplinary team
  • Impactful clinical work

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 Jade on 02 4945 6204 for further information and a confidential discussion.

Refer a friend and receive up to $750 T's & C's apply.

Medacs Healthcare
28/06/2021 06:50:29
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Contact Consultant:
Jade Jennings

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