Mental Health Clinician
We are looking for a Mental Health Clinician who will contribute to the delivery of integrated clinical mental health care to consumers.
- Flinders and Upper North Local Health Network, Whyalla
- Salary - Multi-classed Ongoing Full Time Position
- Classification - AHP1/AHP2 - $66,469 to $81,142 per annum
- Classification - RN/M1|RN/M2C - $70,535 to $104,154 per annum
About the role
The Mental Health (MH) Intensive Community Program is looking for a Mental Health Clinician who will contribute to the delivery of integrated clinical mental health care to consumers across community, acute and rehabilitation service settings and will utilise and develop a combination of preventative, early intervention, therapeutic and evaluative approaches, including individual and family therapeutic approaches, group programs, health promotion and community development programs.
When you join our dynamic workforce you will escape the hustle and bustle of city life and be able to take advantage of the endless possibilities for adventure relaxation, recreation and sightseeing. In The Flinders and Upper North Local Health Network, you can experience cultural diversity, outback locations and regional city conveniences, whilst working in innovative roles to improve the community's health outcomes and wellbeing.
In addition to the annual salary package, we also offer salary sacrifice benefits, employer superannuation contributions and leave loading.
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.
About the location
Living in Whyalla offers great weather with 300 days of sunshine a year, great beaches, and a huge variety of sports and outdoor activities to suit everyone. Whyalla is perfectly located on the Eyre peninsula and offers a doorway to many other tourist locations within 2.5 hours drive to Port Lincoln and beyond, or a short 45 minute drive to the base of the Flinders Ranges - find out more.
Qualifications and experience
- DHS Working With Children Check (WWCC)
- National Police Certificate (NPC) for employment involving unsupervised contact with vulnerable groups required for this position (E.g. aged care employment or work involving vulnerable clients)
- DHS Aged Care Sector Employment Screening required for this position
SA Health Services are required to implement the Addressing vaccine preventable disease: Occupational assessment, screening and vaccination policy in the workplace.
Please note that as the Mental Health Clinician position is multi-classed as either a AHP1/AHP2 or RN/M1 or RN/M2C and classification will be determined by qualifications and experience.
Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and appropriate immunisation requirements.
Immunisation Risk for this position is - Category B (indirect contact with blood or body substances) - AHP1/AHP2
Immunisation Risk for this position is - Category A (direct contact with blood or body substances) - RN/M1 / RN/M2C
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.
Close date: 2 June 2023
Point of contact:
Pamela Hannagan - Administration Officer
Phone: 8644 5130
Job reference: 824021