Mental Health Clinician

  • Government of South Australia, SA Health
  • Inner North Community Health
  • 31 May, 2019
Permanent Full Time Mental Health Clinician

Job Description

  • Country Health SA Local Health Network, Inner North Community Health
  • Indicative Total Remuneration: RN/M2C $87,817 - $112,041 / AHP2 $90,046 - $104,475 - Perm F/T

Salary

RN/M2C $87,817 - $112,041 / AHP2 $90,046 - $104,475

Occupations

Mental Health  

Position

You will provide mental health services across a variety of health service settings within the Inner North community. Providing proficient, person-centred, clinical care and individual case management to consumers, you will monitor consumer care plans to ensure appropriate care outcomes are achieved on a daily basis. Working within a multidisciplinary primary health care setting, you will assess consumers, select and implement different therapeutic interventions and support programs, and evaluate progress. You will also participate in clinical teaching, overseeing learning experiences and goal setting for students, new staff and staff with less experience. Join us and you will get to be part of our approach to transforming mental healthcare. Applying your unique skills, you can offer holistic, balanced care that focuses on patient recovery. Developing rewarding relationships you will be able to use your therapeutic skills across a range of challenging and rewarding areas.

For appointment at the AHP2 level, you will hold an appropriate degree or equivalent qualification and registration with the appropriate Australian board. You will have the clinical competence and experience to provide professional services to client groups in circumstances requiring increasingly complex practice skills. For appointment at the RN/M2C level, you must be registered as a Nurse by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and hold a current practising certificate and a relevant postgraduate qualification in Mental Health practice. You will have direct experience in mental health nursing practice, combined with sound knowledge of contemporary mental health nursing and health care issues.

The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply. 

Applications close: 14 June 2019

For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 693045

Reference or Job Identity Number

693045

Closing Date for Applications

14 June 2019

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SAHealthBlue

Purchase/Authorisation Number

SH4560