About the role
- Leading Community Services Organisation
- Salary packaging, and competitive sector remuneration
- Full-time| Maximum Term position until 30 June 2022
- Based in Horsham
About the opportunity
The clinician will provide expert based psycho-social clinical assessment and training to clients seeking services under the Services and Treatment for enduring and persistent Mental Illness (STEPMI) program, their families, that are evidence based and/or best practise and that enhance the person’s recovery from a chronic mental illness.
Uniting’s Mental Health Service (MHS) provides timely access to secondary consultation, comprehensive mental health assessment, early intervention and evidence-based treatment for clients, their families and other services within the community.
To be successful in this role, you will have:
- Relevant professional qualifications for credentialed mental health clinician (psychology, nursing, social work or occupational therapy); with appropriate registration from industry governing body e.g. AHPRA, AASW.
- Minimum of 2 years post registration with extensive experience and expert skill in and ongoing commitment to the delivery of evidence based and best practise, client, family inclusive treatments for people presenting with a significant mental disorder; demonstrated expertise in the application of knowledge in current evidence based treatment practices and approaches.
- Knowledge and understating of contemporary evidence-based treatments and/or best practices in relation to mental health treatments.
- Current First Aid Certificate
How to apply
If this sounds like you, find out more or apply today by submitting the following as a part of your application:
- Cover Letter (1 page outlining your suitability according to the position description)
- Current Resume (no more than 3 pages)
Applications close on Wednesday, 03 March 2021
Get in touch
for more information regarding the role, please contact:
Michelle Freeman, Manager – Disability and Mental Health | M: 0458 208 833
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About the organisation
How to apply
Please quote in application: Clinical Mental Health Clinician via Pro Bono Australia.