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Recruitment information

We offer a wide range of career opportunities at headspace National Office and through our national network of headspace centres.

For any recruitment or placements queries at a headspace centre please contact your nearest centre. For any National Office queries please contact recruitment@headspace.org.au 

Positions available at headspace

EOI – Psychologist Tweed Heads & Lismore, Part-time/Sessional (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

EOI – Psychologist Tweed Heads &  Lismore

We are currently seeking passionate allied health professionals to work as part of a multidisciplinary team delivering psychological interventions to young people.

What we offer our private allied health professionals:

  • the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of young people, by offering a range of support options which are tailored to their needs.
  • comfortable rooms in a convenient location
  • on-going referrals of young people who have been assessed and are ready to receive services
  • proactive approach in monitoring appointments
  • flexibility to choose days
  • full administrative support from our Clinical Receptionists
  • regular communication with a Service Manager
  • being part of a friendly multi-disciplinary team which includes Youth Access Clinicians, GPs, Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Social workers and Consortium partners
  • paid attendance to multi-disciplinary meetings
  • professional development opportunities.

Social Futures is looking to contract suitably qualified Allied Health professional(s) to deliver services within headspace Tweed heads and headspace Lismore to:

  • Provide psychological interventions to clients at the Facility;
  • Provide services in a conscientious, professional, competent and expeditious manner and in accordance with all appropriate standards applicable to the industry in which Social Futures operates;
  • Practice at the Facility according to a mutually agreed roster;
  • Maintain Clinical responsibility for their actions including appropriate use of and maintenance of client records

If you would like to become part of this exceptional team please contact us using the below details:

Skye Preston, Service Manager, headspace Tweed Heads
Ph: 07 5589 8700 or spreston@headspace-tweed.org.au

Teri King, Service Manager headspace Lismore
Ph: 02 6625 0200 or tking@headspace-lismore.org.au

 

Position Description: 20170308_EOI Headspace Psychologists

EOI – Psychologist Tweed Heads &  Lismore

We are currently seeking passionate allied health professionals to work as part of a multidisciplinary team delivering psychological interventions to young people.

What we offer our private allied health professionals:

  • the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of young people, by offering a range of support options which are tailored to their needs.
  • comfortable rooms in a convenient location
  • on-going referrals of young people who have been assessed and are ready to receive services
  • proactive approach in monitoring appointments
  • flexibility to choose days
  • full administrative support from our Clinical Receptionists
  • regular communication with a Service Manager
  • being part of a friendly multi-disciplinary team which includes Youth Access Clinicians, GPs, Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Social workers and Consortium partners
  • paid attendance to multi-disciplinary meetings
  • professional development opportunities.

Social Futures is looking to contract suitably qualified Allied Health professional(s) to deliver services within headspace Tweed heads and headspace Lismore to:

  • Provide psychological interventions to clients at the Facility;
  • Provide services in a conscientious, professional, competent and expeditious manner and in accordance with all appropriate standards applicable to the industry in which Social Futures operates;
  • Practice at the Facility according to a mutually agreed roster;
  • Maintain Clinical responsibility for their actions including appropriate use of and maintenance of client records

If you would like to become part of this exceptional team please contact us using the below details:

Skye Preston, Service Manager, headspace Tweed Heads
Ph: 07 5589 8700 or spreston@headspace-tweed.org.au

Teri King, Service Manager headspace Lismore
Ph: 02 6625 0200 or tking@headspace-lismore.org.au

Position Description: 20170308_EOI Headspace Psychologists

For more information contact:

Name: Skye Preston
Phone: (07) 5589 8700
Email: spreston@headspace-tweed.org.au

General Practitioner, Part-time/Sessional (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

General Practitioner

Part Time

 

headspace is Australia’s National Youth Mental Health Foundation.  Our mission is to deliver improvements in the mental health, social well-being and economic participation of young people aged 12-25 years.  This covers four core areas for service delivery: mental health, physical health, alcohol and other drug services and education/vocational support.

 

headspace Penrith are currently seeking an experienced General Practitioner to join our vibrant multidisciplinary team to support young people with physical and mental health care.

 

About the Role

We aim to provide young people with holistic primary health care and engagement with early intervention for those at risk of mental health issues.  Working at headspace gives GP’s an opportunity to:

 

  • Improve the lives of young people
  • Provide a high quality, primary health care service to those accessing headspace, with an emphasis on managing mental health issues, diagnostic screening and cardio-metabolic health within our primary care services and the Youth Early Psychosis Program (hYEPP)
  • Work collaboratively alongside onsite Psychiatrists, Nurses, Allied Health clinicians including Youth Access Team clinicians, Psychologists, Social Workers, Occupational Therapists, Exercise Physiologists and Dieticians
  • Develop confidence and increased skills in working with young people in a community setting
  • Access to onsite Private Allied Health Professionals who provide Psychological Services under Medicare
  • Access to free professional development opportunities and training in youth mental health and the headspace model of care as well as learning opportunities through headspace National e-learning
  • Fully computerised facilities with full reception and administrative support

 

Hear from other headspace GP’s from around Australia to see what it is like to work in a headspace centre - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5BDfoSFdFos

 

Selection Criteria

  • Vocational Registration
  • Current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Registration Agency (AHPRA)
  • Be eligible for a Medicare Provider Number
  • Experience in working as General Practitioner in a community setting
  • Ability to actively engage and work collaboratively with young people, their families and significant others
  • High level of interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal)

 

If you are ready to join a fantastic multidisciplinary team and really make a difference to the lives of Young People, apply now!

 

Interested applicants should submit their applications addressing the above criteria to Recruitment@parramattamission.org.au.  Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

For further information please contact Kellie Smith, Practice Manager on 0409 425 661 or by email at kellie.smith@parramattamission.org.au.

 

For more information contact:

Name: Kellie Smith
Phone: 0409 425 661
Email: kellie.smith@parramattamission.org.au

General Practitioner, Part-time/Sessional (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

 

General Practitioner

Part Time

 

headspace is Australia’s National Youth Mental Health Foundation.  Our mission is to deliver improvements in the mental health, social well-being and economic participation of young people aged 12-25 years.  This covers four core areas for service delivery: mental health, physical health, alcohol and other drug services and education/vocational support.

 

headspace Mt Druitt are currently seeking an experienced General Practitioner to join our vibrant multidisciplinary team to support young people with physical and mental health care.

 

About the Role

We aim to provide young people with holistic primary health care and engagement with early intervention for those at risk of mental health issues.  Working at headspace gives GP’s an opportunity to:

 

  • Improve the lives of young people
  • Provide a high quality, primary health care service to those accessing headspace, with an emphasis on managing mental health issues, diagnostic screening and cardio-metabolic health within our primary care services and the Youth Early Psychosis Program (hYEPP)
  • Work collaboratively alongside onsite Psychiatrists, Nurses, Allied Health clinicians including Youth Access Team clinicians, Psychologists, Social Workers, Occupational Therapists, Exercise Physiologists and Dieticians
  • Develop confidence and increased skills in working with young people in a community setting
  • Access to onsite Private Allied Health Professionals who provide Psychological Services under Medicare
  • Access to free professional development opportunities and training in youth mental health and the headspace model of care as well as learning opportunities through headspace National e-learning
  • Fully computerised facilities with full reception and administrative support

 

Hear from other headspace GP’s from around Australia to see what it is like to work in a headspace centre - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5BDfoSFdFos

 

Selection Criteria

  • Vocational Registration
  • Current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Registration Agency (AHPRA)
  • Be eligible for a Medicare Provider Number
  • Experience in working as General Practitioner in a community setting
  • Ability to actively engage and work collaboratively with young people, their families and significant others
  • High level of interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal)

 

If you are ready to join a fantastic multidisciplinary team and really make a difference to the lives of Young People, apply now!

 

Interested applicants should submit their applications addressing the above criteria to Recruitment@parramattamission.org.au.  Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

For further information please contact Kellie Smith, Practice Manager on 0409 425 661 or by email at kellie.smith@parramattamission.org.au.

 

General Practitioner, Part-time/Sessional (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

Deadline: 03/12/2018 12:00am

 

  • Join an innovative and well recognised national not for profit
  • Vocationally Registered General Practitioner
  • Based in Canberra
  • Working as a Private Practitioner (minimum 3 hours per week)

 

Established in 2006, headspace is making a difference to the lives of thousands of young Australians in the area of youth mental health, by:

 

  • Giving young Australians the opportunity to seek help early  
    • Making it easier for young people and their families to access information
  • Creating awareness and educating young people about how to get help

 

headspace Canberra is part of headspace Services Ltd. headspace Canberra is an early intervention program for young people aged 12 – 25 years with emerging mental health and/or substance use problems. headspace Canberra provides young people with access to Allied Health professionals and the support they need to develop and maintain the skills and confidence they need to live healthy and happy lives.

 

headspace Canberra is moving to a central location in Braddon and we are seeking a professionally accredited General Practitioner to complement the mental health platform of our model.

 

We welcomes expressions of interest from qualified and experienced GPs passionate about working with young people. This position is an innovative way engaging young people with contemporary medical and mental health care. The GP benefits from operating as part of a multi-disciplinary team, including onsite mental health and drug and alcohol staff, and working closely with the headspace Consortium and Youth Reference Group.

 

The responsibilities of the headspace Canberra GP will include:

  • Attend the headspace Canberra Centre each week for between 1 – 4 sessions to see young people who are visiting for support with their physical and emotional health.
  • Participate in an orientation with headspace Canberra
  • Adopt the Clinical Governance framework including relevant policies and procedures of headspace Canberra
  • Maintain high standard of file management ensuring that all files are stored in line with legislative requirements and organisational policies and procedures.

 

All applications will be regarded as confidential and must include a Statement of Claim addressing the selection criteria as listed below:

 

  1. Must be a Vocationally Registered General Practitioner with appropriate qualifications.
  2. Must hold current professional indemnity insurance.
  3. Have a Medicare Provider Number and eligibility to bill MBS accordingly.
  4. Experience with and awareness of the types of issues that young people might present.
  5. Excellent people and communication skills and the ability to help young people open up about their concerns.

 

Practitioners will be engaged as independent contractors, not as employees, and will be remunerated by rebates received through the Medicare Benefits Schedule. Rebate levels will be dependent on the practitioner’s professional qualifications. 

 

Application Process: Please email your letter of application and CV to ztodoroska@headspaceCanberra.org.au

 

Please note: shortlisted applicants will be required to attend an interview.

 

Applications close: 9am, 3rd December 2018

 

A Working with Vulnerable People Check is required for all headspace positions. To be eligible to apply for this position you must have an appropriate work visa. 

 

For further information: Please contact Zora Todoroska (Centre Manager Canberra and Canberra) (02) 6201 5343 or at ztodoroska@headspaceCanberra.org.au

Work at headspace Woolloongabba Aftercare, Part-time/Sessional & Full-time (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

Employer: Work at headspace Woolloongabba Aftercare

 Mental Health Clinician – Psychologist / Occupational Therapist / Social Worker

Time for a change? Passionate about working with young people?

Interested in:

  • Improving the lives of young people as part of an interesting and innovative team
  • Working in a supportive and inclusive environment with a positive team culture
  • Further developing your therapeutic skills in working with young people
  • Flexibility – 1-5 days work per week is available

If it’s yes to the above, then this role is for you...

 

About the role...

headspace Nundah is seeking Private Practitioners, to join our multidisciplinary team supporting people aged 12-25 years with mental ill-health. As a Private Practitioner your income will be derived directly from Medicare Billings so you will need to be eligible to provide services under the Medicare Benefits Scheme (MBS - Better Access).

 

All you need is:

  • Current registration with AHPRA
  • Be eligible to obtain a Medicare Provider Number
  • Hold one of the following qualifications: Clinical Psychologist, General Psychologist, Mental health Accredited Social Worker or Mental Health Occupational Therapists.  
  • Possess experience providing therapeutic interventions to young people aged between 12-25 years, experience working in private practice is highly desirable
  • A passion to make a difference in the lives of young people!

 

What we can offer you:

As a team member within headspace Nundah you will have access to:

  • A welcoming youth friendly consult room
  • A caseload of 12-25 year olds who have already completed a psychosocial assessment
  • Excellent clinical support from the intake team and Clinical Team Leader
  • Excellent Administrative support – our admin team book all your appointments, and complete all scheduling and billing
  • Access to Clinical Education offered within the headspace Aftercare centres
  • Access to funded professional development opportunities
  • A positive and supportive team environment

 

Apply now

To apply please email a copy of your CV and a cover letter outlining your suitability to headspace.woolloongabba@aftercare.com.au or contact us if you would like any further information on 3249 2222.

 

 

Work at headspace Nundah Aftercare, Part-time/Sessional & Full-time (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

Employer: Work at headspace Nundah Aftercare

Mental Health Clinician – Psychologist / Occupational Therapist / Social Worker

Time for a change? Passionate about working with young people?

Interested in:

  • Improving the lives of young people as part of an interesting and innovative team
  • Working in a supportive and inclusive environment with a positive team culture
  • Further developing your therapeutic skills in working with young people
  • Flexibility – 1-5 days work per week is available

If it’s yes to the above, then this role is for you...

 

About the role...

headspace Nundah is seeking Private Practitioners, to join our multidisciplinary team supporting people aged 12-25 years with mental ill-health. As a Private Practitioner your income will be derived directly from Medicare Billings so you will need to be eligible to provide services under the Medicare Benefits Scheme (MBS - Better Access).

All you need is:

  • Current registration with AHPRA
  • Be eligible to obtain a Medicare Provider Number
  • Hold one of the following qualifications: Clinical Psychologist, General Psychologist, Mental health Accredited Social Worker or Mental Health Occupational Therapists.  
  • Possess experience providing therapeutic interventions to young people aged between 12-25 years, experience working in private practice is highly desirable
  • A passion to make a difference in the lives of young people!

 

What we can offer you

As a team member within headspace Nundah you will have access to:

  • A welcoming youth friendly consult room
  • A caseload of 12-25 year olds who have already completed a psychosocial assessment
  • Excellent clinical support from the intake team and Clinical Team Leader
  • Excellent Administrative support – our admin team book all your appointments, and complete all scheduling and billing
  • Access to Clinical Education offered within the headspace Aftercare centres
  • Access to funded professional development opportunities
  • A positive and supportive team environment

 

Apply now

To apply please email a copy of your CV and a cover letter outlining your suitability to headspace.Nundah@aftercare.com.au or contact us if you would like any further information on 3370 3900.

headspace Canberra or Queanbeyan Allied Health Private Practitioner, Part-time/Sessional (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

  • Join an innovative and well recognised national not for profit
  • Type of Practitioner (e.g. psychologist, occupational therapist, social worker)
  • Based in Canberra and/or Queanbeyan
  • Working as a Private Practitioner

 

 

Established in 2006, headspace is making a difference to the lives of thousands of young Australians in the area of youth mental health, by:

 

  • Giving young Australians the opportunity to seek help early  
    • Making it easier for young people and their families to access information
  • Creating awareness and educating young people about how to get help

 

headspace Canberra and Queanbeyan are part of Marathon Health. headspace Canberra and Queanbeyan are an early intervention program for young people aged 12 – 25 years with emerging mental health and/or substance use problems. headspace Canberra and Queanbeyan provide young people with access to Allied Health professionals and the support they need to develop and maintain the skills and confidence they need to live healthy and happy lives.

 

As part of our continued growth we are seeking professionally accredited Mental Health Practitioners to complement the mental health platform of our model.

 

headspace is seeking people who have demonstrated clinical skills, working with young people together with experience in working with multi-disciplinary teams. You will also possess considerable experience in a range of mental health service settings; including the provision of mental health services to young people aged 12-25. Naturally, you will possess exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, along with strong information technology and information management skills and a high level of self-motivation and initiative.

In return we offer a flexible and dynamic environment where you will have the opportunity to be part of an innovative initiative that is committed to improving the wellbeing of young Australians through the provision of high quality, integrated services, when and where they are needed. 

 

Practitioners will be engaged as independent contractors, not as employees, and will be remunerated by rebates received through the Medicare Benefits Schedule. Rebate levels will be dependent on the practitioner’s professional qualifications. 

 

 

Application Process: Please email your letter of application and CV to info@headspacequeanbeyan.org.au titled “Private Practitioner EOI Nov 2018”.

 

Please note: shortlisted applicants will be required to attend an interview.

 

Applications close: 9am, 12th November 2018

 

A Working with Children Check (or Working with Vulnerable People Check) is required for all headspace positions. To be eligible to apply for this position you must have an appropriate work visa. 

 

 

For further information: Please contact Zora Todoroska (Centre Manager Canberra and Queanbeyan) or Tim McLauchlan (Clinical Team Leader Canberra) on 6201 5343 or at TMclauchlan@headspacecanberra.org.au or Vera Lloyd (Clinical Team Leader Queanbeyan) on 6298 0300 or vlloyd@headspacequeanbeyan.org.au

headspace Canberra GENERAL PRACTITIONER, Part-time/Sessional (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

Deadline: 03/12/2018 9:00am

headspace Canberra GENERAL PRACTITIONER

 

  • Join an innovative and well recognised national not for profit
  • Vocationally Registered General Practitioner
  • Based in Canberra
  • Working as a Private Practitioner (minimum 3 hours per week)

 

Established in 2006, headspace is making a difference to the lives of thousands of young Australians in the area of youth mental health, by:

  • Giving young Australians the opportunity to seek help early  
  • Making it easier for young people and their families to access information
  • Creating awareness and educating young people about how to get help

headspace Canberra is part of headspace Services Ltd. headspace Canberra is an early intervention program for young people aged 12 – 25 years with emerging mental health and/or substance use problems. headspace Canberra provides young people with access to Allied Health professionals and the support they need to develop and maintain the skills and confidence they need to live healthy and happy lives.

headspace Canberra is moving to a central location in Braddon and we are seeking a professionally accredited General Practitioner to complement the mental health platform of our model.

We welcomes expressions of interest from qualified and experienced GPs passionate about working with young people. This position is an innovative way engaging young people with contemporary medical and mental health care. The GP benefits from operating as part of a multi-disciplinary team, including onsite mental health and drug and alcohol staff, and working closely with the headspace Consortium and Youth Reference Group.

The responsibilities of the headspace Canberra GP will include:

  • Attend the headspace Canberra Centre each week for between 1 – 4 sessions to see young people who are visiting for support with their physical and emotional health.
  • Participate in an orientation with headspace Canberra
  • Adopt the Clinical Governance framework including relevant policies and procedures of headspace Canberra
  • Maintain high standard of file management ensuring that all files are stored in line with legislative requirements and organisational policies and procedures.

 

All applications will be regarded as confidential and must include a Statement of Claim addressing the selection criteria as listed below:

  1. Must be a Vocationally Registered General Practitioner with appropriate qualifications.
  2. Must hold current professional indemnity insurance.
  3. Have a Medicare Provider Number and eligibility to bill MBS accordingly.
  4. Experience with and awareness of the types of issues that young people might present.
  5. Excellent people and communication skills and the ability to help young people open up about their concerns.

Practitioners will be engaged as independent contractors, not as employees, and will be remunerated by rebates received through the Medicare Benefits Schedule. Rebate levels will be dependent on the practitioner’s professional qualifications. 

 

Application Process: Please email your letter of application and CV to ztodoroska@headspaceCanberra.org.au

Please note: shortlisted applicants will be required to attend an interview.

Applications close: 9am, 3rd December 2018

A Working with Vulnerable People Check is required for all headspace positions. To be eligible to apply for this position you must have an appropriate work visa. 

 

For further information: Please contact Zora Todoroska (Centre Manager Canberra and Canberra)  6201 5343 or at ztodoroska@headspaceCanberra.org.au

 

 

 

To be eligible for this position you must have the right to work in Australia. A Working with Children Check (or State/Territory equivalent) is required for this position.

headspace is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.

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