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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

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

Employer: Work at headspace Nundah Aftercare

At headspace Nundah Aftercare we provide you with the flexibility, support and education to ensure your mental health career is something amazing.

Come and join the team that truly makes a difference - check out our video below.

Youth Reference Group Volunteer, Part-time/Sessional (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

headspace Campbelltown believes in providing young people with the opportunity to be heard, and actively involved in addressing the issues that are important to them.

As a member of the headspace Campbelltown Youth Reference Group (YRG)  you can do just this, by;

  • Working with at risk youth in the community
  • Planning and organising events
  • Developing and facilitating programs
  • Community Engagement
  • Youth & Community Development
  • Health Promotion

By getting involved you will get the opportunity to

  • Receive training about headspace and Mental Health & wellbeing.
  • Have your say on important issues and influence how headspace Campbelltown operates.
  • Meet and work with other young people who are passionate about youth and our community.
  • Learn and develop leadership and organizational skills.

 

For more information contact:

Name: Charishma Kaliyanda, Community Engagement Officer
Phone: (02) 4627 9089
Email: headspace.campbelltown@onedoor.org.au 

EOI Allied Health Professionals headspace Warrnambool, Part-time/Sessional (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

Employer: Brophy Family & Youth Services Warrnambool VIC

Expression of Interest – Social Workers, Psychologists and Occupational Therapists         

If you have a passion for making a difference in the lives of young people, 12 – 25 years, particularly those with emerging mental health or substance use concerns, then we want to hear from you.  We have a number of rewarding professional positions available and can provide flexible sessional or part time work.

headspace Warrnambool is seeking Accredited Allied Health practitioners to join our team committed to providing services for young people, their families and carers in South West Victoria. Ability to deliver youth friendly mental health services under a regional outreach model is desirable. The headspace team is committed to a cooperative, multidisciplinary model of care to support the best early intervention outcomes for young people across the South West of Victoria. 

The team operates from the headspace Warrnambool hub located at the Community and Youth Complex, 210 Timor Street, Warrnambool.

We need: 

  • Social Workers who can work innovatively and therapeutically with young people and are accredited with AASW and approved by Medicare to deliver mental health treatment plans.
  • Private Psychologists who would like to join our team of contracted service providers and can deliver services under MBS.
  • Occupational Therapists who have experience in mental health, are registered with APHRA and approved by Medicare to deliver mental health treatment plans.

To express your interest, please phone to discuss or send us a copy of your current CV detailing qualifications, experience and areas of interest to Phil Wilson, headspace Warrnambool – Clinical Lead on 03 5561 8835 or email pwilson@brophy.org.au 

 

 

 

 

For more information contact:

Name: Phil Wilson
Phone: (03) 5561 8835
Email: pwilson@brophy.org.au

Practice Manager, Part-time/Sessional (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

Salary: Part-time (0.4 FTE) Classified HPPS Level 7

Practice Manager - headspace Broken Hill

Job No: FLO353
Location: Broken Hill, NSW

Flourish Australia is seeking a motivated and passionate Practice Manager to provide business support services to the centre and centre staff at headspace Broken Hill

The position is part-time (0.4 FTE) working Monday-Friday and is classified HPPS Level 7.

About the Opportunity 

Flourish Australia has collaborated with the other local services to form headspace in Broken Hill. headspace Broken Hill is based on a commitment by all agencies involved to work in partnership to improve outcomes for young people aged 12-25 years (and their families) affected by mental health and/or alcohol and other drug (AOD) issues. The shared principles of a person-centred, community orientated approach delivers sensitive, accessible and quality services for the target group.

In this role you will be responsible for providing a broad range of practice management and administrative support functions for the headspace Broken Hill team. 

To be considered, you will have a minimum of 3 years experience in a similar role, preferably within the community services sector. In addition, you must be proficient in Medicare billing processes.

You will be a highly organised person with strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills, as well as good problem solving skills and the ability to work in challenging situations. You will also be able to demonstrate a practical and optimistic approach, the ability to work effectively within a team environment as well as independently, and have strong computer literacy skills.

Contact with young people who are often in crisis is fundamental to this role so it is essential that you have a high level of emotional intelligence and are comfortable working around children and youth. 

For more information please email E: tom.traae@flourishaustralia.org.au

About headspace

One in four young people have experienced a mental health issue in the past 12 months – a higher prevalence than all other age groups. Alarmingly, suicide is the leading cause of death of young people, accounting for one third of all deaths. headspace is the National Youth Mental Health Foundation providing early intervention mental health services to 12-25 year olds, along with assistance in promoting young peoples’ wellbeing. This covers four core areas: mental health, physical health, work and study support and alcohol and other drug services. 

More information about headspace can be found at: www.headspace.org.au 

About headspace and Flourish Australia

Our new name reflects our fundamental and enduring commitment to people’s mental health and wellbeing, supporting them to thrive and live a contributing life.

Flourish Australia is one of the larger providers of recovery-oriented mental health services in Australia. We offer a range of services to meet the different needs of those with a lived experience of a mental health issue in the community. This ranges from places that provide individual and group support and activities, to dedicated programs for specific areas of need

headspace Broken Hill is an initiative funded by the Western NSW Primary Health Network (PHN). The headspace initiative is designed to provide early intervention services for young people (12 – 25 yrs) in the areas of health and mental health, as well as vocation/education support and alcohol and other drug interventions. 

headspace Broken Hill will provide young people with the opportunity to seek help early. headspace Broken Hill brings together local health services under the one roof making it easier for young people and their families to find the information and support they need. Please note that this position is employed by Flourish Australia who is the lead agency for headspace Broken Hill.

The service is based on a commitment by all agencies involved to work in partnership to improve outcomes for young people aged 12-25 years (and their families) affected by mental health and/or alcohol and other drug (AOD) issues. The shared principles of a person-centred, community orientated approach will deliver sensitive, accessible and quality services for the target group.

About the Benefits

  • Family-friendly and flexible working conditions;
  • Generous leave provisions including paid parental leave;
  • Career development opportunities; and
  • Comprehensive infrastructure including fleet motor vehiclesmobile phones and other resources for work purposes.

Flourish Australia positions are open to all suitably qualified applicants. We invite qualified people with lived experience of mental health issues to apply. Flourish Australia values diversity in the workforce and encourages applications from people of Indigenous and CALD backgrounds.

Successful applicants will be appointed subject to a national criminal record check, a Working with Children Check and checks with work related referees.

How to Apply

To apply for this position, please follow this link https://bit.ly/2v04L5q or click the APPLY NOW button below and complete all the questions asked. You will then be required to attach a copy of your resume on the following page, we encourage you to have your resume up-to-date and available before you commence the application.

For more information contact:

Name: Tom Traee
Email: tom.traae@flourishaustralia.org.au

Apply now

Private Practitioners: Clinical Psychologists, Psychologists, Social Workers, Occupational Therapists., Part-time/Sessional (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

Due to demand of our services, headspace Albury Wodonga is looking for highly motivated, youth orientated Clinical Psychologists, Psychologists, Social Workers and Occupational Therapists who are experienced in providing high quality services to young people. 
Working as a Private Practitioner at headspace provides you with an opportunity to work within a dynamic, innovative multidisciplinary environment to provide early intervention and treatment for mental health and related issues in young people aged 12-25 years of age and establish a fulfilling and rewarding practice in partnership with headspace. 
Our Private Practitioners complete work in assessment, treatment planning, psychological treatment and referral, and are highly valued members of our team.

Benefits for you:

  • Ongoing Medicare funded referrals of young people who have been assessed and are ready to receive services.
  • Full administrative support and consulting space which includes reception, billing, appointment confirmations, SMS reminders and all room bookings are taken care of for you.  Access to the electronic medical records database with comprehensive training provided.
  • Opportunity for peer support through regular care co-ordination meetings with the team.
  • Free Professional Development opportunities.

Key Requirements for the role:

  • Must be a fully registered Psychologist with AHPRA, hold Accredited Mental Health Social Worker Status with AASW or hold Better Access Endorsement with Occupational Therapy Australia.
  • Eligible to provide services under Medicare and be willing to bulk bill;
  • Have or be willing to obtain your own ABN.
  • Be willing to undertake a Working with Children Check and a separate Criminal History check.
  • Have demonstrated experience providing services to young people aged 12-25 years of age.

 

For more information contact:

Name: Karina Kerr
Phone: (02) 6055 9555
Email: karina.kerr@gatewayhealth.org.au

Senior Mental Health Clinician (eheadspace), Part-time/Sessional & Full-time (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

Deadline: 29/06/2018 5:00pm

  • Do you want to join a national leader in innovative service delivery?
  • Are you looking for a flexible and supportive work environment?
  • Are you looking for generous salary packaging and loadings for evening and weekend shifts?
  • Are you looking for a workplace with outstanding clinical supervision and professional development opportunities?

 

Established in 2006, headspace is a well-recognised, national not-for-profit organisation making a difference to the lives of young people aged 12-25 years. headspace enables young people and their families to access information and support through a national network of centres and services, and drives community awareness and education about youth mental health, early intervention and help seeking.

eheadspace is a dynamic and innovative service which provides nationwide clinical mental health support online and via telephone from multidisciplinary team of qualified mental health professionals, 7 days per week, 365 days per year.

We are seeking SW, OT, Psychologists or RPN for full time and part time opportunities.

The eheadspace Senior Clinician will provide clinical services to young people and their families, especially those of a complex nature that require a high level of clinical skill. The eheadspace Senior Clinician will provide clinical consultation and supervision to other clinicians and will work collaboratively with the Clinical Coordinator in planning shift activities and managing complex clients.

The successful applicant will have completed their tertiary qualifications in an Allied Health discipline – either Social Work, Occupational Therapy, Mental Health Nursing or Psychology (OTs, Mental Health Nurses and Psychologists need to be fully registered with AHPRA) and have a minimum of 5 years’ experience since full registration. Critical for success will be your advanced clinical skills in the assessment and treatment of mental health and related issues with young people using a range of interventions. Furthermore, you will have demonstrated experience in providing clinical supervision and consultation to clinical staff.

In return we offer a flexible and dynamic environment where you have the opportunity to truly make a difference to young Australians. Join an enthusiastic, energetic and supportive multidisciplinary team!

 

Remuneration is dependent on skills and experience, and includes generous salary packaging opportunities.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply. 

Please note: We are seeking applicants who are able to commit to a permanent roster of three or more shifts per week. Flexible availability including evenings and/or weekends is required.


Application Process:  Please follow the Apply Now link below to upload your personal details, letter of application, response to the key selection criteria and your CV. 

 

Applications close: 29 June 2018 at 5pm

Please note that applications will be reviewed as received, therefore candidates may be considered for interview prior to this date

 

For more information: Contact Ming Zhuo on (03) 9027 0100

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.

Apply now

Mental Health Clinician (eheadspace), Part-time/Sessional & Full-time (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

Deadline: 29/06/2018 5:00pm

  • Do you want to join a national leader in innovative service delivery?
  • Are you looking for a flexible and supportive work environment?
  • Are you looking for generous salary packaging and loadings for evening and weekend shifts?
  • Are you looking for a workplace with outstanding clinical supervision and professional development opportunities?

 

Established in 2006, headspace is a well-recognised national not-for-profit organisation making a difference to the lives of young people aged 12-25 years. headspace enables young people and their families to access information and support through a national network of centres and services, and drives community awareness and education about youth mental health, early intervention and help seeking.

eheadspace is a dynamic and innovative service which provides nationwide clinical mental health support online and via telephone from multidisciplinary team of qualified mental health professionals, 7 days per week, 365 days per year.

 

We are seeking SW, OT, Psychologists or RPN for full time and part time opportunities.

eheadspace Clinicians provide online mental health services to young people and their families, including screening, assessment, delivery of brief psychological interventions, and information and referral to face to face services.

The successful applicant will have completed their tertiary qualifications in an Allied Health discipline – either Social Work, Occupational Therapy, Mental Health Nursing or Psychology (OTs, Mental Health Nurses and Psychologists need to be fully registered with AHPRA). Critical for success will be your demonstrated clinical skills in the assessment and treatment of mental health and related issues with young people using a range of interventions.

In return we offer a flexible and dynamic environment where you have the opportunity to truly make a difference to young Australians. Join an enthusiastic, energetic and supportive multidisciplinary team!

 

Remuneration is dependent on skills and experience, and includes generous salary packaging opportunities. The role is offered until 30 June 2019, in line with our funding term.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply. 

Please note: We are seeking applicants who are able to commit to a permanent roster of three or more shifts per week. Flexible availability including evenings and/or weekends is required.


Application Process:  Please follow the Apply Now link below to upload your personal details, letter of application, response to the key selection criteria and your CV. 

The key selection criteria link above provides access to the position description.

 


Applications close: 29 June 2018 at 5pm

Please note that applications will be reviewed as received, therefore candidates may be considered for interview prior to this date

 

For more information: Contact Ming Zhuo on (03) 9027 0100

 

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.

Apply now

Clinical Lead, Full-time (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

Salary: Full-time (0.4 FTE) Classified HPPS Level 7 HPPS Level 4

Clinical Lead - headspace Broken Hill

Job No: FLO431
Location: Broken Hill, NSW

Flourish Australia is seeking a motivated and passionate Clinical Lead to oversee the day to day clinical operations at the headspace Broken Hill centre. 

The position is full-time working Monday-Friday and is classified HPPS Level 4.

About the Opportunity 

Flourish Australia has collaborated with the other local services to establish headspace in Broken Hill. headspace Broken Hill is based on a commitment by all agencies involved to work in partnership to improve outcomes for young people aged 12-25 years (and their families) affected by mental health and/or alcohol and other drug (AOD) issues.

The headspace Clinical Lead will provide clinical supervision and leadership that facilitates the ongoing development of clinical practice at headspace Broken Hill and will be responsible for the development, implementation, monitoring and review of the clinical governance framework.

The Clinical Lead will provide high level clinical consultation and advice to clinicians to build capacity and ensure the delivery of high quality youth mental health and drug and alcohol services.

Essentially the Clinical Lead will possess tertiary qualifications in Psychology, Social Work, Nursing, Occupational Therapy or other allied health discipline recognised by the tertiary mental health services sector, and eligibility for membership of an appropriate professional body; and eligibility to register with Medicare Australia as an MBS Primary Care provider or an Allied Mental Health Professional provider.

For more information please email E: tom.traae@flourishaustralia.org.au

About headspace

headspace is the National Youth Mental Health Foundation providing early intervention mental health services to 12-25 year olds, along with assistance in promoting young peoples’ wellbeing. This covers four core areas: mental health, physical health, work and study support and alcohol and other drug services. 

More information about headspace can be found at: www.headspace.org.au 

About headspace and Flourish Australia

Flourish Australia is a large provider of recovery-oriented mental health services in Australia. We offer a range of services to meet the different needs of those with a lived experience of a mental health issue in the community. This ranges from places that provide individual and group support and activities, to dedicated programs for specific areas of need

headspace Broken Hill will provide young people with the opportunity to seek help early. headspace Broken Hill brings together local health services under the one roof making it easier for young people and their families to find the information and support they need. Please note that this position is employed by Flourish Australia who is the lead agency for headspace Broken Hill.

About the Benefits

  • Family-friendly and flexible working conditions;
  • Generous leave provisions including paid parental leave;
  • Tax-free salary packaging opportunities; and
  • Comprehensive infrastructure including fleet motor vehiclesmobile phones and other resources for work purposes.

Flourish Australia positions are open to all suitably qualified applicants. We invite qualified people with lived experience of mental health issues to apply. Flourish Australia values diversity in the workforce and encourages applications from people of Indigenous and CALD backgrounds.

Successful applicants will be appointed subject to a national criminal record check, a Working with Children Check and checks with work related referees.

How to Apply

To apply for this position, please click apply now below. You will then be required to attach a copy of your resume, we encourage you to have your resume up-to-date and available before you commence the application.

For more information contact:

Name: Tom Traee
Email: tom.traae@flourishaustralia.org.au

Apply now
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