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Reference Number 60972
Position Title Mental Health Key Clinician Waratah Clinic
Location Waratah - Moonee Ponds
Award Psych Health ProfessionNDC [77]
Psych Health ProfessionNDC [77]
Psych Services WOCA [70]
Psychologists [41]
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                           Community Mental Health Key Clinician

  • A position for Social Workers, Occupational Therapists, Registered Psychiatric Nurses and Psychologists
  • Flexible working arrangements negotiable, Full Time Ongoing
  • Opportunity to gain experience in clinical mental health work

IWAMHS has an exciting opportunity for a clinician wanting to develop skills within a clinical mental health setting. This is a new position due to expansion of community mental health services. We are seeking dynamic, team oriented clinicians. IWAMHS has a strong team culture and values the development of its workforce. Based in Moonee Ponds, this role is an opportunity to develop skills and experience and contribute to the growth of mental health services in the community.


Your new team

  • The Inner West Area Mental Health Service offers a vibrant, dynamic, collaborative  and supportive work environment 
  • We are a passionate group of people who love to work hard offering evidenced based services
  • We specialise in providing consumers and carers with serious mental illness assessment, diagnosis and appropriate evidenced based treatment
  • We are located in the midst of the lovely Puckle Street precinct surrounded by cafes, parks and public transport (trams, trains and buses)

Your new role

  • Delivery of evidenced based treatment and interventions that support consumers with complex mental health related needs and their families/carers.
  • Assist in building a positive culture and remain positive in a changing environment.
  • Present strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Participate in supervision and provide supervision to students as required.
  • Actively engage in discipline specific and multidisciplinary team activities and meetings.

About You

  • You must have a qualification as a Social Worker, Registered Psychiatric Nurse, Occupational Therapist or Clinical Psychologist with minimum of 2 years’ experience in the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of severe mental illness and psychiatric disability
  • Develop thoughtful, evidence based recovery plans with consumers and their supports
  • Manage a reasonable caseload that allows you to do therapeutic work
  • Apply sound treatment skills for people with severe and enduring mental health conditions, and have willingness and capacity to commit to development of EB knowledge and practice

Benefits of working at Northwestern mental health

  • Career progression opportunities to suit your professional development goals.
  • Enjoy excellent work-life balance working in a supportive and collaborative team
  • Salary packaging, onsite car parking and, close to public transport.

The RMH stands in solidarity with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in work and care. We are proud to be a workplace that champions diversity, inclusion and equality for our staff and our community.  Our goal is for our people to feel safe, included and supported so that they can be at their best every single day. We encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies, and will consider adjustments to support such applications. 




For a confidential discussion please connect via the details below.


All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check and a Working with Children Check.


Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment and COVID19 vaccination prior to commencement.


Contact Person Joseph Judge
Contact Number 0499572990
Alternate Contact Person Kerryn Devenish
Alternate Contact Number 93773400
Closing Date 09/12/2021
Position Description
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