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Job Number : 26447
Type and Location : Health / Melbourne
Listed By : Melbourne Health on 11 Jan 2019
Clinician
  • North West Area Mental Health Service
  • RPN Grade 3 or Grade 2 Allied Health Grade
  • Part Time Fixed Term 48 hours per fortnight  (12 month parental leave contract)

Life with Us:

We are a close, supportive and dynamic multidisciplinary team who consistently goes the extra mile to make a positive difference to the lives of the people we work with.  We work hard with an often challenging group of people and are bolstered by the collective wisdom, compassion and dedication of our team.  We invest in each other, our own skills and have access to a great professional development program.  We are always evolving and welcome like people to be part of ‘work home and work family’. 

 

We are Hume Community Team – Wellness and Recovery. 

 

A Job to Be Proud Of:

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a unique team working across the whole of life and whole of continuum of care - an innovative service constantly striving to improve  This is for an  clinician who thinks outside the square and brings their compassion into every interaction. The person we seek believes Wellness and Recovery is possible for every person.

This is part time maternity leave position, 48 hours per fortnight, based at Broadmeadows  with occasional travel to Coburg to take up discipline responsibilities.


  • “You are a clinician who thinks outside the square and wants to stretch to embrace all the possibilities that individual recovery means for the people you are working with inclusive of their families, friends and community.”
  • “You will be energised by our team dynamic to stretch outside your comfort zone.”  
  • “You will be acknowledged for your contributions and we will celebrate these with you.”

Your Contribution:

  • Checking in with team members 
  • Reviewing screening registers for your consumer group and checking phone messages 
  • Reviewing the files for the appointments you have during the day and liaising with medical staff as needed 
  • Seeing consumers and their families and discussing their progress towards their goals, undertaking some stress management with them, providing some tailored psychoeducation, problem solving and supporting them to contact services/businesses to get their needs met 
  • Communicating outcomes to the team

Your Contribution:

  • You enjoy being autonomous
  • You love seeing people growth no matter how small the change
  • You like preventing crises
  • You are not limited by the dominant paradigm
  • You are an outstanding and compassionate communicator
  • You have at least two years of experience working in mental health
  • You have interested in preserving the good mental health of people regardless of their starting point

Our Commitment to You: 

  • Recognition of you as both a professional and a whole person 
  • Acknowledgement and celebration of your skills and your growth 
  • Continuing investment in professional development 
  • Opportunities to contribute to the evidence based through research and quality improvement initiatives

Interested?

Get to know us at www.nwmh.org.au and if you have any questions or want to know more we would love you to connect with us. We look forward to hearing from you.

Melbourne Health is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity, ethical practice, and the principles of Cultural Diversity and social inclusion.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check and a Working With Children Check. Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment prior to commencement

 

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Contact Details
Contact Name Deb Carrin

Contact Phone 0407870431



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