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Clinical Nurse Consultant OR Social Worker, Occupational Therapist, Speech Pathologist (Ed-LinQ Coordinator).

Duties / Abilities: Ed-LinQ Coordinator – Central Queensland Mental Health, Alcohol and Other Drugs, Central Queensland Hospital and Health Service facilitates the collaborative development, implementation, monitoring and review of the CQMHAODS CYMHS Ed-LinQ program in alignment with the state Ed-LinQ program. The Ed-LinQ Coordinator will provide service to the Central Highlands / Banana / Woorabinda areas and the successful incumbent may reside in either of these three communities.

Remuneration value up to $136,874 p.a., comprising salary between $110,499 - $119,964 p.a., (Nurse Grade 7); OR Remuneration value up to $131,165 p.a.; comprising salary between $106,833 - $114,960 p.a. (HP4) employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (17.5%).

Great People, Great Place to Work

Learn more: www.health.qld.gov.au/cq

Enquiries: Jai Pobar (07) 4983 9750.

Job Ad Reference:  CH8L297001

Application Kit: (07) 4920 5622 or www.smartjobs.qld.gov.au

Closing Date: Wednesday, 2 January 2019.


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Nurse Unit Manager (Adult/Older Persons) 

Mental Health Inpatient Unit, Rockhampton, Central Queensland Hospital and Health Service. Remuneration value up to $136,874 p.a., comprising salary between $110,499 - $119,964 p.a., employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (17.5%) (Nurse Grade 7) (Applications will remain current for 12 months.)

Duties / Abilities: Effectively contribute as a member of the Senior Leadership Group within Central Queensland Mental Health Alcohol and Other Drug Services (CQMHAODS) to deliver contemporary mental health inpatient services. Coordinate all operational components of a 23-bed Adult and 8 bed Older Persons Acute Inpatient Service within Central Queensland Hospital and Health Services.

Enquiries: Brett Heslop (07) 4920 5673.

Job Ad Reference:  RK8K295234

Application Kit: (07) 4920 5622 or www.smartjobs.qld.gov.au

Closing Date: Monday, 16 January 2019


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Clinical Nurse Consultant – Clinical Lead (GP Liaison) Adult Community Mental Health Services North Tasmanian Health Services - North 52 Frankland Street, Launceston, Tasmania

Salary: $93,109 – 98,010 p.a. plus superannuation and access to salary packaging
If you’re looking for a rewarding job with an excellent work-life balance in a beautiful part of the country, come to Tassie!
The Tasmanian Health Service seeks a Services seeks to appoint a Clinical Lead (GP Liaison) to join the dedicated and professional Mental Health Services team in Launceston.

This position offers diversity, autonomy and the opportunity to join an innovative and dynamic multidiscipline team. Applicants drawn to these positions will utilise evidence-based practices and recovery principles, be self-motivated and offer superior assessment and interpersonal skills. You will be required to contribute to the functioning of the team and to enhance service delivery to our client group. We are looking for someone who enjoys a breadth of activities within a specialist mental health service that will lead and direct the development and implementation of a model of care that links Mental Health multidisciplinary teams to General Practitioners (GPs) to facilitate GP Shared Care.

We offer:

  • Challenging and interesting work around clients with complex needs
  • A supportive and dynamic work environment
  • Continuous professional learning and development opportunities
  • Excellent career advancement and training opportunities throughout the THS
  • The chance to really make a difference
  • Salary Packaging

Life in Launceston offers an enviable lifestyle with affordable real estate; quality education system, stress free commuting, exceptional food and wine, a vibrant café and arts culture and all the entertainment and services needed to contribute to a great work/life style balance. Add to this the convenience of being a one-hour flight away from Melbourne and easily accessible world heritage wilderness and pristine beaches on your doorstep.

Duties:
As part of a multidisciplinary team delivering high quality mental health services in accordance with the primary health care principles, Agency policy and direction and legal requirements and relevant professional competencies, the Clinical Nurse Consultant – Clinical Lead (GP Liaison) will:

  • Lead the establishment of a GP Share Care Program, and the promotion and maintenance of referral pathways to and from Mental Health Services (MHS) to GPs that supports consumers to continue treatment in Primary Care.
  • Provide expertise in clinical advice and interventions to GPs in the care of consumers within the Primary Care setting.
  • Develop and implement clinical policy, procedures and guidelines to support GP Share Care and GP Liaison Models of Care.
  • Facilitate appropriate referral pathways back to MHS for consumers under GP care.
  • Undertake clinical activities including assessment, review and monitoring of consumers in consultation with the GP to determine appropriate treatment plan.
  • Provide clinical leadership to promote and support MHS Case Managers to establish close practice links with GPs to deliver a collaborative service to consumers.
  • Develop and implement educational programs and resources to support GPs, MHS staff and consumers/carers.
  • Promote awareness of the guidelines for physical health care of mental health consumers and any other relevant mental health care initiatives with a focus on current practice in monitoring and managing metabolic side effects.

To find out more about this exciting opportunity, please contact Helen van der Molen by calling (03) 6777 6578 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Applications close 6 January 2019.
Vacancy No: 523691
To view the full Statement of Duties and to apply visit www.jobs.tas.gov.au 


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Registered Nurse (524305)

Tasmanian Health Service
Department of Psychiatry
Royal Hobart Hospital

The Tasmanian Health Service is seeking interest from suitably qualified applicants for a Registered Nurse vacancy in the Department of Psychiatry (Multiple Vacancies).

Salary: $62,008 to $84,858 pro-rata per annum


in accordance with the Nurses and Midwives (Tasmanian State Service Agreement) 2016

Access to the Grade 4 salary range $80,239 - $84,858 is subject to successful application for progression to Grade 4.

Vacancies: Fixed term, full-time and part-time shift work (fully rotational), working up to 76 hours per fortnight commencing as soon as possible for 6 months.

The Role:

  • As part of the primary health care team, provide direct and indirect nursing care based on best practice principles and within a collaborative and multidisciplinary environment.
  • Participate in the development and revision of organisational documentation and policies and procedures relating to nursing based best practice.
  • Participate in and contribute to a learning environment through continuing education and training, professional development and attendance at conferences and relevant forums.

For further information about this exciting opportunity please contact Deb Solomon on (03) 6166 8805 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

To apply for this role, please go to www.jobs.tas.gov.au Applicants are asked to address the selection criteria within the Statement of Duties.  Please click the blue Apply Now button to submit your application. 

Applications close: Friday 4th Jan 2019, 11:55 pm

Vacancy No. 524305


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Clinical Nurse Specialist - Adult and Community Mental Health (506827)
Tasmanian Health Service
Adult Community Mental Health
Glenorchy and Northern Districts

The Tasmanian Health Service is seeking interest from suitably qualified applicants for a Clinical Nurse Specialist - Adult and Community Mental Health vacancy.
Location: Adult Community Mental Health- Glenorchy and Northern Districts
Salary: $86,186 to $90,191 per annum

In accordance with the Nurses and Midwives (Tasmanian State Service Agreement) 2016
Vacancy: Permanent, full-time, day work, working 76 hours per fortnight commencing as soon as possible. Part-time hours will be considered.

The Role:
As part of a multidisciplinary team delivering high-quality mental health services in accordance with the Mental Health Services Strategic Plan, Mental Health Service principles, National Mental Health Standards, Agency policy, legal requirements and relevant professional competencies, the Clinical Nurse Specialist – Adult Community Mental Health:
• Is a clinical expert in the area of practice and acts as a clinical resource for nursing, medical and allied health staff in the management of consumers with complex mental health needs, working with other members of the multidisciplinary team to deliver comprehensive care within the designated area of practice.
• Initiates, develops, implements and evaluates clinical policy, care guidelines, quality improvement and research activities in accordance with contemporary best practice to improve consumer outcomes.
• As a senior clinician within the Adult and Community Mental Health team, provides case management to a designated number of consumers with complex needs, including carer education and consultation and collaboration with GP’s, other service providers and significant others in provision of care.
• Provides orientation, supervision and support to all nurses within the team and coordinates student nurse placements.
For further information about this exciting opportunity please contact Josephine Poole on (03) 6166 1161 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

To apply for this role, please go to www.jobs.tas.gov.au. Applicants are asked to address the selection criteria within the Statement of Duties. Please click the blue Apply Now button to submit your application.

Applications close: Thursday 20th December 2018 at 11:55pm
Vacancy No. 506827


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Mental Health Nurse
Job no: 502285
Work type: part-time
Location: Crawley
Categories: Student Administration / Support Services
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STUDENT LIFE - MEDICAL CENTRE

24-month appointment
Part-time 0.6 FTE (45 hour per fortnight)
Salary range: Level 6 $78,222 – 82,729 p.a.
The Medical Centre provides convenient, confidential and comprehensive medical care for UWA students and staff.

You will work closely with general practitioners at the medical centre to facilitate the provision of coordinated clinical care and treatment for people with severe mental health disorders.

To be considered for this role, you will demonstrate:

  • Candidate requires to be a registered mental health nurse
  • Substantial relevant Mental Health Nurse experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Well-developed organisational skills
  • High level of experience and knowledge of mental health disorders
  • Ability to apply a range of counselling and therapeutic interventions appropriate to client problems
  • High level of communication and interpersonal skills specific to consultation, liaison, negotiation and client services delivery
  • Trained in undertaking K10+ (Kessler 10) assessments
  • Ability to work various times, independently, as part of a team and collaboratively with groups and individuals

Closing date: 15th December 2018

This position is only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia.

Application Details: Applications must be submitted online. Full details of the position’s responsibilities and the selection criteria are outlined in the position description and applicants should clearly demonstrate they meet the selection criteria.

Please see the position description prior to applying: Download File PD Registered Nurse Mental Health

Advertised: 04 Dec 2018 W. Australia Standard Time
Applications close: 15 Dec 2018 11:55 PM W. Australia Standard Time


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Registered Mental Health Nurse

Darwin, Alice Springs
$64,930 – $85,903

Are you a Registered Nurse with skills and experience in Mental Health seeking to progress your career? Looking to broaden your clinical skill set in a culturally diverse setting? NT Health has current opportunities for you!

The clinical skills and experience you will gain with NT Health are as diverse as the Territory itself. Here you will be supported by a professional team to achieve your full potential whilst delivering high-quality patient centred care to a broad range of patients.

To be considered for this opportunity you must;

  • Hold current registration with Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia;
  • Hold relevant working rights for Australia;
  • Have demonstrated experience clinical skills in conducting accurate, comprehensive and systematic assessments, analysing information and data and communicating outcomes as the basis for practice within Mental Health;
  • Be a collaborative team player able to work effectively in a multi-disciplinary team to ensure the best clinical outcomes;
  • Have effective communication skills to engage others in a mature, confident manner to achieve positive client outcomes, including providing information and/or advice on clinical issues within the RN/RM scope of practice; and
  • Possess demonstrated knowledge and understanding of the social and cultural issues, influences and sensitivities that influence Nursing/Midwifery care provision for clients and families.

Applying through our expression of interest will allow your application to be considered for all vacancy types you are interested in.

To learn more about opportunities and to apply visit Our Life Out Here


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Clinical Nurse Specialist (514805)
Tasmanian Health Service
Mental Health and Statewide Services
Crisis Assessment and Treatment Team

The Tasmanian Health Service is seeking interest from suitably qualified applicants for a Clinical Nurse Specialist vacancy within the Crisis Assessment and Treatment Team.

Location: Mental Health and Statewide Services - Crisis Assessment and Treatment Team, South
Salary: $86,186 to $90,191 pro-rata per annum plus shift penalties and access to salary packaging.
in accordance with the Nurses and Midwives (Tasmanian State Service Agreement) 2016
Period of Employment: Permanent, part-time shift work (set rotational), working 38 hours per fortnight commencing 7 January 2019

The Role:
The Clinical Nurse Specialist - Crisis Assessment and Treatment Team (CATT): 

  • Works within the designated region in collaboration with other staff within Community Mental Health Services, Inpatient Mental Health Services, the Emergency Department, Alcohol and Drug Services and a range of community service providers, to deliver improved outcomes for individuals presenting with mental illness and/or mental disorders, including those with complex risk presentations.
  • Works within a multidisciplinary team to deliver coordinated, assertive case management including triage, crisis intervention, intake and assessment and the development and implementation of short term care planning for designated clients, primarily but not exclusively adults. 
  • Is a clinical expert who acts as a clinical resource for staff and other providers involved in the management of patients with mental health concerns, including those with concurrent alcohol or drug use issues. 

For further information please contact Josephine Poole on (03) 6166 1161 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

To apply for this role, please go to www.jobs.tas.gov.au. Applicants are asked to address the selection criteria within the Statement of Duties. Please click the blue Apply Now button to submit your application.
Applications close: Monday 17th December 2018 at 11:55pm
Vacancy No. 514805


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Clinical Nurse OR Psychologist, Social Worker or Occupational Therapist Mental (Health Clinician – Intake) 

Gladstone Mental Health Services, Central Queensland Mental Health, Alcohol and Other Drugs Service, Central Queensland Hospital and Health Service. Remuneration value up to $109,944 p.a., comprising salary between $89,990 - $96,361 p.a., (Nurse Grade 6(1)) or $110,501 p.a., comprising salary between $72,189 - $96,849 p.a. (HP3);

  • employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%)
  • annual leave loading (17.5%)

(Applications will remain current for 12 months.) (Several positions available).

 

Duties / Abilities: The Consultation Liaison Officer will engage in comprehensive consumer focussed mental health consultation, assessment, intervention and training to ensure seamless care for consumers between Mental Health, local public hospitals, and the primary health and community sector. This is a multidisciplinary opportunity for a Clinical Nurse OR Psychologist, Social Worker or Occupational Therapist.

 

Enquiries: Fiona Mikkelsen (07) 4920 5653.

Job Ad Reference:  GL8K296390

Application Kit: (07) 4920 5622 or www.smartjobs.qld.gov.au

Closing Date: Sunday, 13 December 2018.


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Registered Nurse (508633) (Multiple Vacancies)

Tasmanian Health Service

Department of Psychiatry, Royal Hobart Hospital

The Tasmanian Health Service is seeking interest from suitably qualified applicants for Registered Nurse vacancies within the Department of Psychiatry (Multiple Vacancies)

Salary: $62,008 to $84,858 per annum

Vacancies: Permanent, full-time and part-time shift work (fully rotational), working up to 76 hours per fortnight commencing as soon as possible.

The Role: 

  • As part of the primary health care team, provide direct and indirect nursing care based on best practice principles and within a collaborative and multidisciplinary environment.
  • Participate in the development and revision of organisational documentation and policies and procedures relating to nursing based best practice.
  • Participate in and contribute to a learning environment through continuing education and training, professional development and attendance at conferences and relevant forums.

To find out more about these exciting opportunities, please contact Deb Solomon on (03) 6166 8802 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

To apply for this role, please go to www.jobs.tas.gov.au. Applicants are asked to address the selection criteria within the Statement of Duties.  Please click the blue Apply Now button to submit your application. 

Applications close:  Sunday 23 December 2018 at 11:55pm

Vacancy No. 508633


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Enrolled Nurse (508629) (Multiple Vacancies)

Tasmanian Health Service

Department of Psychiatry, Royal Hobart Hospital

The Tasmanian Health Service is seeking interest from suitably qualified applicants for Enrolled Nurse vacancies in the Department of Psychiatry (Multiple Vacancies).

Salary: $55,991 to $62,008 per annum

Vacancies: Permanent, full-time and part-time, shift work (fully rotational), working up to 76 hours per fortnight commencing as soon as possible.

The Role: The enrolled nurse provides direct patient/client centred nursing care to assigned patients/clients, within the scope of practice of an enrolled nurse and under the direction and supervision of a registered nurse/midwife to achieve planned patient outcomes.

To find out more about these exciting opportunities, please contact Deb Solomon on (03) 6166 8802 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

To apply for this role, please go to www.jobs.tas.gov.au. Applicants are asked to address the selection criteria within the Statement of Duties.  Please click the blue Apply Now button to submit your application. 

Applications close: Sunday 23 December 2018 at 11:55pm

Vacancy No. 508629


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Clinical Nurse Consultant – Queensland Eating Disorders Services (QuEDS) 

Metro North Mental Health, Metro North Hospital and Health Service, Windsor, Queensland, Australia. Remuneration value up to AUD$136 874 p.a., comprising salary between AUD$110 499 - $119 964 p.a., employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (17.5%) (Nurse Grade 7) (Permanent full time. Applications will remain current for 12 months)

Duties / Abilities: The purpose of this role is to demonstrate accountability at an advanced practice level for the coordination of clinical practice delivered in the state-wide Queensland Eating Disorders Service (QuEDS) which includes the Day Programme, Education and the Consultation Services which provides support to health service and primary health care providers.

Enquiries: Elaine Painter (07) 3100 7500.

Job Ad Reference:  MH296361.

Online applications: www.smartjobs.qld.gov.au

Closing Date: Monday 31 December 2018.


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Registered Nurse - Forensic Intellectual Disability

Permanent/Full Time, Permanent/Part Time, Casual, Fixed Term/Full Time, Fixed Term/Part Time, Contract for Services

Job no: NMMH46-18

Location: Wellington, New Zealand

Our Forensic Intellectual Disability area, located 20 minutes away from Wellington city, is currently recruiting and is able to offer fixed term & permanent contracts to Australian nurses registered with the Nursing Council of NZ. We are looking for experienced intellectual disability nurses or experienced mental health nurses willing to work in the ID field.

Fixed term opportunities range from 3-6 months and we are able to offer reimbursement of flights to and from NZ for appropriately qualified / experienced nurses (conditions apply).

Requirements:

Registration with the Nursing Council of New Zealand (or current application)

Fully registered without conditions or restrictions (on APC)

A minimum of two years forensic mental health or ID nursing experience

All candidates applying for any of our current vacancies must complete an online application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. Please submit your CV and cover letter in Word or PDF format. If you have queries or would like to discuss career opportunities with the ID Service please email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Closing Date: Thursday, 27 December 2018

To apply for the position and view the position description, click here


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Nurse Unit Manager (Adult/Older Persons)

Nurse Unit Manager (Adult/Older Persons) – Mental Health Inpatient Unit, Rockhampton, Central Queensland Hospital and Health Service. Remuneration value up to $136,874 p.a., comprising salary between $110,499 - $119,964 p.a., employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (17.5%) (Nurse Grade 7) (Applications will remain current for 12 months.)

Duties / Abilities: Effectively contribute as a member of the Senior Leadership Group within Central Queensland Mental Health Alcohol and Other Drug Services (CQMHAODS) to deliver contemporary mental health inpatient services. Coordinate all operational components of a 23 bed Adult and 8 bed Older Persons Acute Inpatient Service within Central Queensland Hospital and Health Services.

Enquiries: Brett Heslop (07) 4920 5673.

Job Ad Reference:  RK8K295234

Application Kit: (07) 4920 5622 or www.smartjobs.qld.gov.au

Closing Date: Tuesday, 11 December 2018


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Registered Nurse Employment Register – Mental Health Services

Enrolled Nurse Employment Register – Mental Health Services

Statewide Mental Health Services - South
Tasmanian Health Service

Salary:

  • Registered Nurse $62,008 to $84,858 p.a.
  • Enrolled Nurse $55,991 to $62,008 p.a.

plus superannuation, allowances and access to salary packaging

The Tasmanian Health Service is seeking applications from Registered Nurses and Enrolled Nurses looking to develop their experience within a Mental Health environment, or from nurses already possessing experience within this specialist setting. 

Areas we are seeking nurses for include:

  • Forensic Mental Health and Correctional Primary Health
  • Acute and Subacute Mental Health units
  • Alcohol and Drug Services
  • Older Persons Mental Health
  • Community Mental Health

Our employment registers are currently open, and may lead to a range of fixed term, or casual employment opportunities within the Tasmanian Health Service (THS). This is a great opportunity for Registered Nurses and Enrolled Nurses looking for opportunities for work in Tasmania, or existing Tasmanian nurses looking to expand their experience within the public health system.

We offer:

  • Challenging and interesting work around clients with complex needs
  • A supportive and dynamic work environment
  • Continuous professional learning and development opportunities
  • Excellent career advancement and training opportunities throughout the THS
  • The chance to really make a difference
  • Salary Packaging

While this vacancy offers you a diversity of work experiences, it’s not all work and no play.  Life in Tasmania offers an enviable lifestyle with affordable real estate, stress-free commuting, quality education system and all the services you would expect.  Add to this the convenience of being only a short flight from Melbourne and easily accessible world heritage wilderness and pristine beaches on your doorstep; with us you can have it all.

To find out more about these exciting opportunities, please contact Lynda Styles by calling (03) 6166 8152.

Applications are open now.

To view the full Statement of Duties and to apply please visit:

Registered Nurses - https://careers.pageuppeople.com/759/cw/en/job/1013880 

Enrolled Nurses - https://careers.pageuppeople.com/759/cw/en/job/1013885


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Multiple Opportunities! Community based Mental Health Professionals

Are you passionate about making a difference in young people’s life? Join Uniting Care and be part of this exciting opportunity. Support young people to in their journey towards recovery.

Our Service:

We are currently seeking innovative and dynamic Mental Health Professionals to join our newly established Brisbane Recovery team to shape a recovery focused out of home care accommodation service for children and young people.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of an evaluated pilot program focused on improving the mental health and wellbeing of young people in out of home care through an integrated and holistic approach. You will be part of a team that deliver a home-like environment and wrap around individualised support services delivered through collaborative partnerships. The aim is to support young people’s ongoing journey of recovery, sustain and drive treatment plans and work toward a transition plan to a suitable out-of-home care placement, reunification with family or to independence.

Our Current Opportunities:

We have the following positions available commencing immediately:

Clinical Psychologist, Service Leader (Full -time)

Lead a team to support the holistic recovery of youth people who are experiencing mental health and/ or substance abuse concerns and who are living in non-family based care. The role will provide clinical leadership, manage all aspects of the recovery service including:  budgets, reporting; provide specialist advice, stakeholder engagement, pilot evaluation, management and quality assurance along with contributing to the overall success of the program by delivering on all levels of our Service agreement with the Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services

You will be a highly skilled leader who has strong interpersonal communication capabilities with previous experience working within the health or community services sector where you have exclusively worked with young people who are suffering from mental health and/or substance abuse issues and have been impacted by trauma. Supplementing the above you will be a Registered Psychologist (Board of Australia) with a Masters in Clinical Psychology additionally it would be advantageous for you to have had previous experience or exposure to the Child Protection system and knowledge of service delivery within a 24 hour setting.

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Professionals (Part-Time)

Working in conjunction with the Service Leader, you will provide support to the team through therapeutic and recovery orientated principles as they apply to young people who have experienced trauma and who display mental health and/or substance misuse concerns. Take on a clinical leadership role (mentoring, coaching and training) for a team of Recovery Workers, work directly assessing and supporting young people and  ensuring in all aspects of the service (residential and outreach) to ensure their voice is heard in developing plans that work towards their recovery.

You will be a highly skilled clinician with experience in a health (acute) and/or community mental health setting where you were directly supporting children and young people who had complex mental health and/or substance misuse issues. In addition to the above you will be a Registered Nurse with current ANMB (AHPRA) registration, or a degree qualified allied health professional - Psychologist, Social Worker or Occupational Therapist with post-graduate qualifications in mental health. It is highly desirable for the successful candidate to have pre-existing working knowledge of the child protection system.

About Us:

UnitingCare offers you a supportive team environment, flexible work arrangements and career development opportunities. We are a courageous and creative health and community services provider and one of the largest charities in Australia, committed to improving the health and wellbeing of individuals, families and communities. Work with us to deliver skilled, evidence-based interventions for those facing adversity and support us to be leaders in crisis response, the protection of vulnerable children, financial resilience and family wellbeing.

To Apply:

If you have a passion for supporting positive outcomes for children in care then do not hesitate to take the next step in your career with Uniting Care and apply now by submitting your cover letter, addressing the key selection criteria, and resume.

For further information please contact Alexandra Armstrong on 07 3253 4271 or  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

UnitingCare is committed to being a child safe, child friendly organisation and for all children who come into contact with our services we will provide welcoming, safe and nurturing services, prevent child abuse and neglect within our services and appropriately and immediately address child abuse and neglect if it does occur

Through our values UC is proud of our team’s diversity, we believe in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce to help us achieve the best outcomes for the communities in which we operate and serve. We highly encourage applications from people who identify as a part of the Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Community


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Registered Mental Health Nurse

Townsville Hospital and Health Service

Discover your new lifestyle today!

The largest tertiary health service in Northern Australia is looking for experienced qualified mental health nurse to join our inpatient teams.  City living in a perfect location, relaxed outdoor lifestyle, close to beaches and Great Barrier Reef with idyllic weather all year round. 

Come and join our dynamic Mental Health team delivering person centred, recovery focused contemporary care.  Great team, conditions and relocation package available. 

What have you got to lose?  Contact us now:

T: +617 4433 2859

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To apply please visit: www.health.qld.gov.au/townsville/employment/nursing/index


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MENTAL HEALTH CLINICIAN AGED PERSONS MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE

Warrnambool Aged Persons Mental Health Service currently has a temporary (six months) full time vacancy for a suitably qualified health professional (Social Worker, Registered Nurse, Psychologist or Occupational Therapist) as a Mental Health Clinician. Part time applications may be considered as a job share arrangement.

Located within the Aged Persons’ Mental Health Service, this position is responsible for providing recovery oriented and trauma informed management within the team, utilising natural and existing community supports as required.

The team provides a treatment service to consumers which include direct clinical treatment to consumers, families and carers including short and long term case management.

Please specify in your application your preferred hours per fortnight.

A position description and further details can be found at our website under Careers.

For specific enquiries regarding the role, please contact Russell Porter (Team Leader Aged Persons MH Service) on (03) 5561 9154 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The successful applicant must hold a current Victoria Driver’s License, Working With Children
(WWC) Check and will be required to consent to and undergo a Police Record Check and provide evidence of current Immunisation status in alignment with South West Healthcare’s Immunisation Policy.

Applications are to be submitted online via our website only under Careers and need to include: an application letter, full personal particulars, qualifications and experience; together with the names of three (3) referees by Sunday 28 October 2018. Other documents you feel are relevant may also be attached: however this is limited to 5 documents and there is also a size limitation of no greater than 2 Mega Bytes.

Note: If you experience any difficulties with this website or completing the application process, please send an email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Please note this address is for enquiries only and application cannot be submitted via this email.

WARRNAMBOOL CAMPUS
RYOT STREET WARRNAMBOOL 3280
www.southwesthealthcare.com.au 


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CATT / ECATT / PARCs  - Mental Health Clinician

  • Full Time, (part-time hours will be considered)
  • Join us on a journey with the pending development of the Mental Health Crisis Hub
  • Based at Clayton (travel required)

About the service

The Acute Community Intervention Service provides timely comprehensive assessment and delivers evidence-based treatment in the most appropriate setting at the ‘front end’ of service delivery. This includes short-term interventions and treatment for those whose illness can be readily managed in the community, as well as seamless engagement with longer-term care for those with relapsing or enduring conditions.  

About the role   

We currently have 4 positions available for an acute services clinician formerly CATT. You will be required to work within CATT, ECATT and PARCS. You will work within a multidisciplinary team, based at Clayton Campus. Candidates will be required to work a roster system, that includes night shift. 

The role will include establishing positive working relationships which will extend to other parts of our mental health program, external agents and of course our clients.

What you need

From you, we expect a degree in Social Work or other qualification making you eligible for membership of Australian Association of Social Workers, or you are being a registered nurse with AHPRA. Also suitable is your Occupational Therapy qualification with eligibility for Australian Association of Occupational Therapists.  Hand in hand with this are your first class interpersonal and problem solving skills. Your experience will also include community-based assessment of acute and chronically mentally ill people with a range of disorders.   

  • You must have relevant professional registration
  • A valid Working with Children Check
  • A valid Victorian Drivers Licence is essential
  • 5 years post graduate experience
  • Post Graduate Qualification in Mental Health is preferred

Monash Health will offer

  • competitive salary
  • salary packaging
  • friendly and supportive culture
  • opportunity to experience various teams
  • on-going supervision and professional development

Monash health provides a world of healthcare across south-eastern Melbourne, uniquely integrating primary, secondary and tertiary health services as well as world-renowned research and teaching facilities. We employee more than 15,000 staff who work across 40 care locations. In Monash Health your own growth and development is important and with us you can really be your best. For more information please visit www.monashhealth.org  

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HooperHanson

Credentialed Mental Health Nurse Positions, North Coast NSW

Hooper & Hanson Pty Ltd are a mental health nursing service that is focussed on providing mental health services in primary care facilities. We are a service that is owned and administered by MHN’s who understand the challenges that nurses working in the private sector experience daily.

We have built our company’s ethos emphasising that positive patient outcomes are paramount in our goals. We encourage flexible and family supportive work environments for our employees and acknowledge wellbeing as important not only for our patients but for our staff.

We are currently seeking the services of Credentialed Mental Health Nurses to work in locations on the Mid North Coast of NSW. These positions will be in various locations within the primary care setting and will require the ability to be active participants in a positive and autonomous team environment.

These vacancies provide opportunities for Casual positions. Casual Employees will be remunerated at $47.00 per hour plus Superannuation and relevant Insurances will be provided by Hooper & Hanson.

Click here to Download: Guidelines for Applicants, Position Description, Application Form

For more information contact Scott Hanson, Hooper & Hanson Pty Ltd on: 0467 588393 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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Mental Health Nurses
NSW Outback Division of General Practice LTD

The NSW Outback Division of General Practice (NSW ODGP) is a health service provider working to improve the health of people living in the outback shires of Cobar, Bourke, Brewarrina, and Walgett. NSW ODGP currently has the following full time Mental Health Nurse vacancies and is looking for enthusiastic professionals to join the organisation and contribute to our efforts to improve the health and wellbeing of people living in north western NSW. The NSW ODGP manages a variety of health contracts focusing on early intervention and prevention of disease, chronic disease management, mental health care, healthy lifestyle programs and health promotion.

The Mental Health Nurses will work within the ODGP MHNIP program based upon an innovative, a successful model of care and collaborative service framework involving Local Health District Mental Health Services, General Practice and Aboriginal Health Community controlled services. The MHNIP positions will be working directly with General Practice led multidisciplinary teams in both mainstream GP and Aboriginal Medical Service settings as well as undertaking brief clinical placements with the Local Health District Mental Health services to strengthen the Stepped Model of Care.

If you’re looking to join a dynamic organisation with ideas, exciting networks within the health and academic sector, innovative community partnerships, a commitment to quality and a determined agenda to deliver sustainable health outcomes for the bush; send us your CV and application to join a not-for-profit NGO and make a difference. The NSW ODGP has an inclusive and very supportive workplace culture, valuing and engaging staff in the design, development and evaluation of clinical services.  Our Mental Health Nurses are available to provide insight from personal experience into what sets the service apart from others and why is has been described as ‘gold standard’ in its unique response to Mental Health workforce delivery in rural and remote areas.  

It is desirable that the Mental Health Nurse is MHNIP Australian College of Mental Health Nursing (ACHMN) credentialed or at a minimum committed to achieving ACMHN’s credentialing within the first year of service.

Highly attractive salary packages (based on CNC rate - $94,000 to 98,000 plus leave loading and superannuation) will be paid according to qualifications and experience and will be in line with the relevant modern awards. In addition, As a public benevolent health organisation, NSW Outback Division of General Practice Ltd employees are entitled to an attractive salary packaging component or remuneration. Applicants may also be eligible for substantial financial support for relocation and professional development under the NSWRDN administered Rural Health Professionals Program (RHPP).

Mental Health Nurse Vacancies:

Nyngan NSW

Lightning Ridge NSW

For more information and an application pack containing: guidelines for applicants, position specifications and position description please contact:

Liam Rice, NSW Outback Division of General Practice on 0268 724 777 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  


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Mental Health Clinician

Central Queensland Rural Health (CQRH)

Allied Health Services Program
Central Queensland Region, Queensland


Salary: $65,000 - $130,000 depending upon qualifications

Central Queensland Rural Health is seeking an enthusiastic Mental Health Clinician to establish a unique role across the communities within our region. You will have a relevant qualification and credentialing from a recognised tertiary institution and current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).

You will be responsible for establishing and providing Mental Health Services based in General Practice Surgeries whilst developing and conducting programs with an educational, supportive or therapeutic focus.

Your primary role will be to integrate Mental Health education and treatment by referring and collaborating with General Practitioners, Medical Specialists and other health professionals as part of a multidisciplinary team in the primary care setting.

You will adopt a primary health care approach to Mental Health service delivery through developing and maintaining relationships with other health service providers located in the communities where they provide services. You will be responsible for maintaining relationships with professional organisations and other organisations potentially or actively requiring Allied Health services.

You will have wide-ranging knowledge of Mental Health and the management of children and adults with the ability to keep abreast of and evaluate current knowledge and trends.

You will be able to demonstrate high level of responsibility and initiative, ability to cope with and instigate change and organisational ability and have an understanding of teamwork and the health service delivery process within Queensland and Primary Health Care service provision models in Queensland.

We offer:

  • A supportive and dynamic work environment
  • Professional learning and development opportunities
  • The chance to really make a difference
  • Salary Packaging
  • An autonomous, self-directed position
  • Clinical scope to provide a holistic mental health service

To find out more about this exciting opportunity, please contact Sandra Corfield by calling 07 4992 1040 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


SD NZ

Mental Health Nurses

Dunedin and Invercargill, New Zealand

Are you motivated to make the move south?

Opportunities now and in the future…

Here at Southern DHB, we’re up to the challenge of realising our vision of Better Health, Better Lives, Whanau Ora; and to help us achieve this we’re very focused on bringing into our organisation people who display our values of being Kind, Open and Positive, with a sense of Community.

We’re currently seeking expressions of interest from experienced Mental Health Nurses for opportunities (current and upcoming vacancies) across our Mental Health, Addiction and Intellectual Disability Service. These include Emergency Psychiatric Care, Forensic, Inpatient, Acute, Rehabilitation, Intellectual Disability and Community; and cover the whole life spectrum of Child, Youth, Family, Adult and Older People.

Uniquely situated, we cover all mental health specialities, and cover a vast geographical area. At the very top of our list of reasons to join us at Southern DHB is the lifestyle that the Southern region offers. We’re home to the most beautiful landscapes in NZ, if it’s the great outdoors that presses your buttons; and we’re within easy reach of the likes of Queenstown if its adrenalin you seek. It’s all here - the opportunity to create a fantastic work/life balance is waiting for you. Within the Southern DHB region, Dunedin, Central Otago, Waitaki and Southland all offer the benefits of excellent amenities, schooling, housing, great food and wine, and a variety of climates and locations, from coastal to mountains.

You may be a NZ Registered Nurse with Mental Health experience looking for that better lifestyle for you and your family that the southern region can offer; or you may be an overseas trained Mental Health Nurse – yet to take that first step on your journey to New Zealand. Don’t be deterred if you have yet to Register with the New Zealand Nursing Council or work through Visa processes with Immigration New Zealand, some of our opportunities are planned for the not too distant future, but we’re interested in starting the conversation with you now.

Don’t miss out. If you’re thinking about or have ever thought about making the move, then now’s the perfect time! If you have the experience and skillset that we’re looking for, we’ll put you in touch with the right Mental Health service so you can find out more, and we can explore employment options with you. I look forward to talking with you soon.

For further information please contact Olivia Jory, Recruitment Advisor – Mental Health, Phone +64 3 470 9605 or
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To apply

We only accept online applications. Please apply via our website:
https://www.southerndhb.govt.nz/careers/view-vacancy/?job_id=8789


BHS

Mental Health Clinician

RPN3, P2, OT2, SW2

Youth Mental Health Service

Fixed Term - Full Time

(80 hrs per fortnight with ADO) until July 2019

Position No: 15680

Maternity Leave Relief Position

An exciting opportunity exists for a motivated Clinician to undertake a fixed term position in the Youth Mental Health Team.

Ballarat Health Services – Ballarat Mental Health Services (BHS – BMHS) is a dynamic Area Mental Health Service striving to provide the highest standards of treatment for the City of Ballarat and local surrounding communities, while maintaining a commitment to a continuously improving clinical environment.

We are currently in the process of undergoing significant service reform with the active involvement and engagement of all staff in the service. This provides an opportunity to be involved in contributing to the development of an innovative, contemporary and person centred Mental Health Service. The service provides opportunity to further develop skills and knowledge, with a commitment to supporting ongoing professional development and supervision.

Ballarat is a great place to live, with low commuting times, a clean, safe environment and all the facilities you would expect from a regional city. With a population of around 100,000 residents Ballarat offers premium job opportunities, world-class education, affordable housing, exciting restaurants and retail options, accessible community services, beautiful heritage, first-class events and a great lifestyle for all. Lifestyle, investment and employment opportunities are all reasons why more than 2,000 people choose to relocate to Ballarat every year.

Clinicians who undertake a career at BHS - BMHS will find the role is both challenging and rewarding, with exposure to a wide range of mental health disorders and treatments experienced by young people aged (15-25) years. Our clinicians develop comprehensive knowledge and expert skill in the provision of contemporary mental health treatment for clients and families, leading to many opportunities for career progression and advancement.

Applications are sought from candidates interested in developing specialist clinical skills in the area of mental health treatments. This is a superb opportunity for you to develop your mental health career.

If you want to work in a multidisciplinary team and provide evidence-based treatment to consumers and their families whilst working collaboratively with all services within Ballarat Health Services and the client’s community, we would be delighted to receive your application. For further enquiries please contact Janice Rouhan on 5320 3030.

All applications must be submitted online. A current Victorian Drivers Licence, Immunisation Clearance, Working with Children Check and Police Check are mandatory for this position.

For further details and to apply, please go to our website at https://ballarathealth.mercury.com.au