Closes: 25 June 2021
Classification: Health Professional Level 3
Salary: $95,883 - $101,033 (up to $106,044 on achieving a personal upgrade) plus superannuation
Position No: 49488 - 01W9H
Directorate: Canberra Health Services
Advertised (Gazettal date): 08 June 2021
Contact Officer: Delia O'Shea on Delia.O'Shea@act.gov.au or 0435 652 168
Our Vision: Creating exceptional health care together.
Our Role: To be a health service that is trusted by our community.
Our Values: Reliable, Progressive, Respectful and Kind.
Mental Health, Justice Health and Alcohol and Drug Services (MHJHADS) provides health services directly and through partnerships with community organisations. The services provided range from prevention and treatment to recovery, maintenance and harm minimisation. Consumer and carer participation is encouraged in all aspects of service planning and delivery. The Division works in partnership with consumers, carers and a range of government and non-government service providers to ensure the best possible outcomes for clients.
The Division delivers services at a number of locations, including hospital inpatient and outpatient settings, community health centres, detention centres, other community settings including people's home. These services include:
Overview of the work area and position
Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) provides assessment and treatment for young people up to the age of 18 years who are experiencing moderate to severe mental health issues.
The CAMHS community teams are made up of multi-disciplinary mental health professionals who provide assessment treatment and clinical management within a recovery framework.
This role will be to conduct assessment and clinically manage children and young people with mental health issues, facilitate group work and to provide support to (Health Professional) HP1 and HP2 clinicians.
The role will also require the team member to undertake professional development and supervision, participate in quality initiatives and contribute to the multidisciplinary team processes.
For Occupational Therapy:
For Social Work:
Prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to:
This is a part-time position available at 32 hours per week and the full-time salary noted above will be paid pro-rata. The position based at The Canberra Hospital. An order of merit will be established from this process and may be used to fill future identical vacancies at level over the next 12 months. Selection may be based on application and referee reports only.