· Central Adelaide Local Health Network, Eastern Community Mental Health Service, Tranmere
· Indicative Total Remuneration: $90,046 - $104,475 (pro rata) - Temp P/T (30 hrs p/wk, up to 01/6/2020) - AHP2
Working as a part of the integrated community multidisciplinary mental health team, you will be responsible for the delivery of evidence based discipline-specific assessment, case conceptualisation, consultation, individual and group therapy. You may also be responsible for providing care coordination for consumers who are actively engaged in psychological therapy.
You will work collaboratively with consumers, carers, and other staff within the Team and the Community and across the service in order to develop and implement clinical plans to maximise outcomes for consumers and support successful community tenure. As part of your role, you will participate in educational, supervision, quality improvement and planning activities.
The Eastern Community Mental Health Service has a consumer-centred approach. Our consumers are the reason we are here, and we strive to provide the best service to our consumers and customers. Valuing each other and working as a team to provide the best care for our consumers, we recognise that our staff come from varied professional and work backgrounds and that our desire to care for patients unites our professional approach to practice.
You must hold an appropriate Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology or an equivalent qualification, and have general registration with the Psychology Board of Australia (PsyBA). With experience in working with individuals with mental health conditions, you will be competent in applying cognitive, behavioural and other evidence-based treatment methodologies to individuals, families and groups. This will be reflected in your skills in developing individualised psychologically informed mental health clinical plans and coordinating their implementation, as well as providing psychological consultancy services to other staff.
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: 21 June 2019
For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 695327
08 7425 555