Mental Health Clinician/Counsellor (TWO POSITIONS)

Salary: $64,906 - $98,285 per annum (dependent on appropriate Enterprise Bargaining Agreement)

Deadline: 30/09/2020 11:59pm

The primary role of the Mental Health Clinician/Counsellor is to work within a multidisciplinary team providing early intervention mental health support to young people aged 12-25 years. Applications for this position are invited from Social Workers, Psychologists, Occupational Therapists and other relevant disciplines.

These positions will deliver evidence-based short-term psychological interventions to young people with mild to moderate mental health issues. These services will be guided by the clinical staging model for early intervention youth mental health services. This will include conducting assessments and developing care plans in conjunction with the young person and identified family, friends and professionals. These roles will also include care coordination support to young people, facilitation of groups, and community engagement work.

The Mental Health Clinician/Counsellor staff will collaborate with other staff and agencies to ensure a holistic approach to the young person’s care. 

These are a fixed-term positions for 18 months from commencement (ongoing employment may be available at the end of the fixed term dependent on program funding). 

Applicants may also be eligible for Retention and Relocation Support (see the Position Description for more information). Benefits of the role also include the provision of supervision in addition to the salary for psychologists and provisional psychologists.

To access and download the Position Description, Key Selection Criteria and Application Form click on the Apply Now button below. Finalised applications are to be submitted to the email addresses below. and

Any enquiries? Contact Ian Johansen, headspace Swan Hill Manager on the number below.

For more information contact:

Name: Ian Johansen
Phone: (03) 4010 7102

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