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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

Private Allied Health Professional (Psychology, SW, OT &/or MH Nursing), Part-time/Sessional (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

Employer: NULL

Salary: Medicare Rebate inc. 20% administration fee

Deadline: 30/10/2018 12:00am

Private Allied Health Practitioners
headspace BONDI JUNCTION

headspace Bondi Junction has opportunities for Private Allied Health Practitioners to work as a Private Practitioner delivering a co-operative, multi-disciplinary model of care for headspace Bondi Junction, and work closely with headspace colleagues and collocated service partners to maximise opportunities to identify innovative, co-ordinated solutions for individual clients.

You must have experience in engaging with young people 12-24 years and offering focused evidenced based psychological interventions. You also must hold all relevant current licences, registrations and memberships for legal practice as a qualified and registered professional within the state of New South Wales. You will need to hold a Medicare Provider Number issued by Medicare Australia and be registered with Medicare.

We are currently looking for Private Practitioners to work in our team on a Monday and Friday and will be interviewing soon.
We offer you:
• Newly refurbished consultation rooms, PC, printer, telephone and community resource materials
• Extensive clinical and administrative support
• Scheduling appointments for clients
• SMS txt reminders to clients for appointments and follow ups
• Opportunity to engage in monthly peer supervision with practitioner across the centre, participation in education and training such as monthly special interest group
• The opportunity to contribute & work as part of a multi-disciplinary team including our headspace Clinical Lead, Youth Access Team, Drug and Alcohol Counsellor, General Practitioners, and other allied health professionals, for case-conferencing and team discussions regarding referrals into the Centre.

For more information, please contact the Centre Manager, James Isles before the 1st September 2018. If interested in applying send your CV and cover letter to James at the address below.
Ph. 02 9366 8812
james.isles@health.nsw.gov.au 

For more information contact:

Name: James Isles
Phone: (02) 9366 8800
Email: james.isles@health.nsw.gov.au

Apply now

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

Salary: Funded through MBS/ATAPS

Allied Health Practitioners (contractors)

We are seeking expressions of interest from Allied Health Practitioners including clinical psychologists, general psychologists, social workers and occupational therapists who are experienced in providing high quality, evidence-based interventions to young people aged 12-25 for our headspace centres. headspace centres are a ‘one stop shop’ with an enthusiastic and dedicated team of co-located service providers, offering comprehensive support to young people in the four core areas of: primary health, mental health, drug and alcohol services, and vocational/educational services.

 

Jenn and Barnaby

Jenn and Barnaby are two of our outstanding private providers

 

Role Description:

A key component of the mental health services provided within the headspace centres, this is a contracted private practice role with flexibility of hours/days, including the potential for after-hours and weekend work. Services are delivered under the Medicare Better Outcomes for Mental Health Initiative and Access to Allied Psychological Services (subject to eligibility and availability). A range of on-site complementary services are available should you believe additional support is required for any of your clients. They will work in partnership with you to provide a comprehensive, wrap-around service for the young people you see.

 

Let us support you working in private practice within a skilled multidisciplinary team with access to peer consultation, professional development, excellent practice management and comfortable premises

 

Selection Criteria:

 

-        Approved tertiary qualifications in psychology, social work, occupational therapy and current registration with appropriate professional body.

-        Professional indemnity insurance.

-        Eligibility to provide Medicare Benefits Schedule services.

-        Minimum of two years of experience in the assessment, diagnosis and provision of evidence-based treatments of mental health disorders and preferably youth

-        Excellent skills in engaging and working with young people, their families and significant others.

-        Ability to work independently, with strong organisational and time management skills

-        Commitment to ongoing professional development.

-        Working with children check.

-        Willingness to undergo a police records check.

For more information contact:

Name: Alison McRoberts
Phone: (03) 9304 1011
Email: alison.mcroberts@orygen.org.au

GEELONG Mental Health Clinicians, Part-time/Sessional (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

Salary: Private Contractor

Allied Health Professionals – Private Practitioners

(Clinical Psychologist/ Psychologist, Social Workers, Occupational Therapists)

headspace Geelong are seeking highly motivated mental health trained Allied Health Professionals to work as Private Practitioners to establish a fulfilling and rewarding practice in partnership with headspace Geelong.

 Our Private Practitioners complete work in client assessment, recovery planning, therapeutic treatment and referral, and are highly valued members of our team.

                          

What we offer

  • Ongoing referrals (we will ensure that clients have valid mental health treatment plans in place before they see you)
  • Opportunity to work with and gain support from a multidisciplinary team with co-location with Barwon Health Jigsaw (Youth) and Eating Disorder Service teams (including psychiatrists, general practitioners, clinical psychologists, psychologists, social workers, mental health nursing, occupational therapists, sexual health services, and drug and alcohol addiction specialists).
  • Opportunity for peer support through regulated clinical review meetings
  • Administration support and consulting space (appointment confirmations and room bookings are all taken care of for you)
  • Flexibility with hours and days worked
  • Shared Care Model
  • Marketing – let us take this time consuming task out of your hands

 

Successful applicants should

  • You should be registered or be able to register as a Medicare provider
  • Be fully registered or be able to have full registration with AHPRA, or other relevant governing body.
  • Have or be willing to obtain their own ABN
  • Be willing to undertake a Working with Children Check and a Police Check.
  • Have experience working in the mental health industry working  with young people.
  • Be willing to pay a small service fee when client's attend their appointments.

 If you are ready to join a fantastic multidisciplinary team and really make a difference to the lives of Young People, please contact us now! We have increasing demand at our Corio, Geelong City and Drysdale sites.

 For further information, please contact:

Malcolm Scott

Manager, headspace Geelong

T: 03 5222 6690

E: Malcolm.Scott@BCYF.org.au

 

For more information contact:

Name: Malcolm Scott
Phone: (03) 5222 6690
Email: Malcolm.Scott@BCYF.org.au

eheadspace Clinician , Part-time/Sessional (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

  • SW, OT & Psychology or RPN
  • 5pm-1am Shifts (Sunday to Friday)
  • Attractive  loadings for evening and weekend shifts as per the headspace Enterprise Agreement
  • Join a team with a focus on progression and clinical capability development including opportunities for professional development and clinical supervision

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 qualified mental health professionals. eheadspace provides services to young people 7 days per week, 365 days per year between the hours of 9.00am and 1.00am.

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!

What we offer:

  • Opportunities for professional development
  • Regular clinical supervision
  • Opportunities for Career progression
  • Scope to collaborate across headspace Services
  • Exposure to diverse client groups

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 available to work the evening shift of 5pm-1am. You would need to be flexible to work this shift on weekdays or a Sunday.  

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

Applicants will be considered upon application. Therefore interested candidates should apply as soon as possible.

For more information contact:

Name: Gretel O'Loughlin
Phone: (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

Allied Health Practitioners (contractors), Part-time/Sessional (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

Salary: Funded through MBS/ATAPS

We are seeking expressions of interest from Allied Health Practitioners including clinical psychologists, general psychologists, social workers and occupational therapists who are experienced in providing high quality, evidence-based interventions to young people aged 12-25 for our headspace centres. headspace centres are a ‘one stop shop’ with an enthusiastic and dedicated team of co-located service providers, offering comprehensive support to young people in the four core areas of: primary health, mental health, drug and alcohol services, and vocational/educational services.

 Role Description:

A key component of the mental health services provided within the headspace centres, this is a contracted private practice role with flexibility of hours/days, including the potential for after-hours and weekend work. Services are delivered under the Medicare Better Outcomes for Mental Health Initiative and Access to Allied Psychological Services (subject to eligibility and availability). A range of on-site complementary services are available should you believe additional support is required for any of your clients. They will work in partnership with you to provide a comprehensive, wrap-around service for the young people you see.

 Let us support you working in private practice within a skilled multidisciplinary team with access to peer consultation, professional development, excellent practice management and comfortable premises

 Selection Criteria:

 -       Approved tertiary qualifications in psychology, social work, occupational therapy and current registration with appropriate professional body.

-        Professional indemnity insurance.

-        Eligibility to provide Medicare Benefits Schedule services.

-        Minimum of two years of experience in the assessment, diagnosis and provision of evidence-based treatments of mental health disorders and preferably youth

-        Excellent skills in engaging and working with young people, their families and significant others.

-        Ability to work independently, with strong organisational and time management skills

-        Commitment to ongoing professional development.

-        Working with children check.

-        Willingness to undergo a police records check.

For more information contact:

Name: Brendan Pawsey
Phone: (03) 8338 0919

Youth Advocacy Group Member, Part-time/Sessional (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

Employer: NULL

Salary: Volunteer

Deadline: 28/10/2018 11:55pm

We're on the look out for young people who live, work, study or play in the Wyndham and Hobsons Bay areas to volunteer with our Youth Advocacy Group (YAG) in 2019!

The headspace Werribee YAG work on a range of projects, including but not limited to:

    • Providing feedback to guide services provided by headspace Werribee and Orygen National Research Centre
    • Promoting headspace Werribee to other young people and within the local community
    • Organising events to raise awareness of youth mental health and to engage the community
    • Developing resources for headspace Werribee to promote and support our services
    • Taking part in training to develop personal and professional skills

What we're looking for:

    • Young people aged between 16-25 who live, work, study or play in the Wyndham or Hobsons Bay areas
    • Young people who have a passion and interest in youth mental health and would like to volunteer with headspace Werribee
    • Young people who have the capacity to join the YAG for the duration of 2019

Check out the Position Description for more information, and fill out the application form to apply! If you would like a hard copy of the application form, feel free to pop into the centre and grab one from our friendly reception team.

For more information contact:

Name: Tharindu Jayadeva
Phone: 8001 2366
Email: tharindu.jayadeva@orygen.org.au

Apply now

Financial Accountant , Full-time (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

Deadline: 18/10/2018 5:00pm

 

  • Make a difference to young people
  • Join an innovative and well recognised national not for profit
  • Full time opportunity, based in Melbourne 

 

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.

An exciting opportunity exists for a Financial Accountant to join a fast paced and dynamic organisation supporting and representing young Australians. Reporting to the Finance Manager, the incumbent will be responsible for the full end of month process, from end of month journals, reconciliations, BAS through to P&L, balance sheet reporting and assist in the completion of the end of month reporting pack.

The successful candidate will also be involved in budgeting and forecasting and financial audits and projects. Furthermore, an ongoing focus for the role will be providing support to the wider team, including Accounts Payable and Payroll processing.

headspace is seeking a professional who has a strong all round understanding of the Financial Accounting principles as well as strong grasp of the Accounts Payable and Payroll processes. Applicants must have proven experience (3 years plus) in a similar role, the ability to multi task and have a proven record of on time delivery.

The applicant must demonstrate a ‘can do’ attitude and have a willingness to learn as well as be able to work well both individually and as part of a small team. In return the successful applicant will have an exposure to all areas of the finance team which will cement their already strong accounting skills.

We offer a flexible, supportive environment where you have the opportunity to truly make a difference to young Australians. Salary is dependent on skills and experience; generous salary sacrifice opportunities are also available to the successful applicant. 

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

Application ProcessPlease follow the Apply Now link below to upload your personal details, cover letter addressing the key selection criteria (PD) and CV.

Applications Close: 18 October at 5pm 

For more information: Contact George Mitanis on 03 9027 0100

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

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

Community Engagement Officer 0.8FTE, Part-time/Sessional (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

Employer: NULL

Salary: NULL

Deadline: 24/10/2018 5:00pm

If you have a passion for making a difference in the lives of young people, 12 – 25 years, particularly those at risk of developing severe mental health issues and with complex needs, then we want to hear from you. We have a rewarding professional part time role available, based at our Murray Bridge Office.
headspace Murray Bridge is seeking a Community Engagement Worker to join our team in Murray Bridge. The key purpose of this role is to promote headspace services in the community, to coordinate community awareness raising activities in the region, and seek to reduce stigma around mental health issues for young people. This position will also foster youth engagement with headspace and seek community feedback around service needs and gaps through the facilitation of a youth reference group and provision of psychosocial group programs.
We are looking for an applicant with a tertiary qualification in a relevant discipline, and/or extensive experience in community development, health promotion, public health, social sciences or education.
Remuneration will be negotiated dependant on skills, experience and qualifications. Our organisation offers generous salary packaging options, 5 weeks Annual Leave & TOIL, in addition to a flexible and supportive working environment.
Job description and advice on how to apply can be obtained on our website: headspace.org.au/murraybridge. All enquiries to suzannef@mmgpn.org.au or phone (08) 8531 2122.
Applicants are requested to send a covering letter, addressing the key selection criteria, and resume to the Clinical Lead, PO Box 558, Murray Bridge 5253 or emailed to suzannef@mmgpn.org.au by
COB Wednesday 24th October 2018.

click here for Recruitment Information package 

For more information contact:

Name: Suzanne Fuzzard
Phone: (08) 8531 2122
Email: suzannef@mmgpn.org.au

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