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Peninsula Health
Reference Number 23019
Position Title Mental Health Clinician - Youth
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Location Peninsula Community Mental Health Service
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About Peninsula Health
Peninsula Health provides public healthcare services to residents of the Mornington Peninsula.

Our hospitals and emergency departments are located at Frankston and Rosebud, and we provide a wide range of community health, dental, rehabilitation, mental health, palliative care and aged care services from campuses at Frankston, Hastings, Mornington and Rosebud.

Person centred care is at the heart of everything we do, guided by our values of Services, Integrity, Compassion, Respect and Excellence.

About the Position
An exciting opportunity is available in our Youth Community Mental Health Team. We are seeking a Community Mental Health Clinician (Qualified Psychologist, Registered Nurse, Occupational Therapist of Social Worker) on a Permanent Full time or Part time basis

The Youth Community Mental Health Team provides specialist mental health assessment, treatment and case management to young people aged 16-25 years with a range of moderate to severe mental health disorders.

If you are interested in working for a bright and energetic team, with a focus on evidence based assessment and treatment then this is the position for you! The Youth Team have a culture of development of skills and professional knowledge and are looking forward to welcoming new members, following resignations related to relocations.

• Salary Packaging - maximise an employee’s net salary by directing some of their pre-tax salary to pay for certain benefit items, such as rent, personal loan or mortgage
• Parking – On-site, low cost parking facilities at all sites
• Strong focus on Succession planning and opportunities to further your career
• Exciting addition of New Head of Youth to current structure with commitment to provide service
• Family Friendly hours

How to apply
To apply, please click on the APPLY NOW button to forward you current resume and covering letter for consideration

Other Information:
• Ensuring the health and safety of our patients, visitors and staff is at the heart of everything we do. As part of this commitment, all new members of our team must meet the immunisation requirements of their role prior to commencement.
• Peninsula Health is committed to providing positive employment opportunities and outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.
• Peninsula Health believes in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce where each person’s uniqueness is valued. Peninsula Health believes that by embracing the diverse life experiences and perspectives of our people, we will provide high-quality health care to all members of our community – regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, cultural background, disability, religion or sexual orientation.

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Selection Criteria Essential: Qualified and Registered, with relevant National Board (clinical psychology for Psychologist; Mental Health nursing qualification such as a post graduate qualification in psychiatric/mental health nursing or a specialist undergraduate psychiatric/mental health nursing program). Able to use basic co
Desirable: Able to demonstrate ongoing commitment to professional development. ? Working knowledge of the Occupational Health and Safety Act (1985) ? Is able to identify continuous improvement opportunities for improved patient/consumer outcomes. ? A current Victorian Drivers Licence
Contact Person Michelle Snell
Contact Number 97847891
Alternate Contact Person Tracy Rotstayn
Alternate Contact Number 92388620
Closing Date 30/05/2018
Position Description Community Mental Health Clinician 15.06.pdf