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- Professional Development budget
- Paid supervision
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SENIOR MENTAL HEALTH CLINICIAN – Primary Mental Health Access and Referral Service.
Part-time. New England North West
1 position available
The Senior Mental Health Clinician will support the development and implementation of a regional primary mental health access & referral program in the New England North West. This role will facilitate clinical assessment and triage of mental health referrals and ensure an integrated and inclusive approach which supports the provision of appropriate levels of care.
We are inviting applications from experienced and suitably qualified applicants with current AHPRA Full Registration or AASW membership.
For information on the above position, please email: email@example.com or phone Anne Galloway on 02 6766 1394.
MENTAL HEALTH NURSE
Part-time (hours negotiable)
POSITION ONE servicing: SOUTH BURNETT – Kingaroy, Nangango, Murgon and Cherbourg
POSITION TWO servicing: SOUTHERN DOWNS- Warwick and Stanthorpe
These positions require experience and a genuine interest in rural primary mental health care and will provide clinical outreach services across rural communities in the South Burnett, Cherbourg and Southern Downs LGAs. The Mental Health Nurses will work in partnership with Lived Experience Workers to support people experiencing severe and complex mental illness who are currently being managed in the primary care setting via a General Practitioner (GP) and/or a Psychiatrist. We are inviting applications from experienced and suitably qualified mental health nurses with current AHPRA Full Registration.
MENTAL HEALTH LIVED EXPERIENCE WORKERS
Part-time (hours negotiable)
South Burnett and Southern Downs
Two positions available
These Lived Experience Workers will work in partnership with Mental Health Nurses and provide psychosocial support services to people with severe mental illness who are being managed in the primary care setting. The Lived Experience Workers will assist clients to link with clinical services provided by mental health nurses, and support an integrated team approach to meeting the needs of the client.
The successful candidates will provide a range of non-clinical community-based psychosocial support to individuals to achieve their recovery goals.
An essential role requirement is ‘lived experience’ of managing recovery from a mental health condition. The Lived Experience Workers will be suitably trained people with lived experience of recovery from mental health difficulties and who have a genuine interest in providing specialised support services to people.
WHEN APPLYING, PLEASE STATE WHICH POSITION
All positions close Friday, 2 August, 2019, 5pm.
For information on the above positions and a position description, please contact Lynn Hall –
or phone 02 6766 1394
Interested in working with us?
HealthWISE provides a range of primary health care services across New England North West New South Wales.
We are always interested in hearing from allied health and mental health professionals who may be interested in working with us.
Please email a copy of your CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org