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Reference Number 60976
Position Title Senior Mental Health and Eating Disorders Clinician
Location Waratah - Moonee Ponds
Award Psych Services WOCA [70]
Psych Health ProfessionNDC [77]
Psych Health ProfessionNDC [77]
Psychologists [41]
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Senior Mental Health and Eating Disorders Clinician

  • Senior Community Mental Health & Eating Disorders Clinician
  • Full Time Permanent
  • Located at Waratah Moonee Ponds

North Western Mental Health (NWMH) in 2017, established the Eating Disorder (ED) Clinician roles in each area mental health service, including Northern, North West, Inner West, Mid-West and Orygen. These roles are crucial in the establishment of a clear and accessible system of care that provides evidence-based treatment for consumers residing in the community who are experiencing an eating disorder and their families/carers.

 

Your New Team

  • Waratah Clinic is set amidst vibrant Moonee Ponds and Puckle Street
  • We are a dynamic passionate multi-disciplinary team
  • We offer evidenced based interventions to consumers and carers with serious mental illness
  • We work hard and have a lot of fun

Your new role

  • Manage a small caseload relative to your EFT
  • We have excellent processes in place to train you in relevant evidenced based practice
  • Be part of your specific discipline group.
  • Support the team and other staff in their clinical decision making.
  • Demonstrate behaviours that support a recovery approach to care.
  • Actively lead in discipline specific and multidisciplinary team activities and meetings.

About you

  • At least 5 years of experience in the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of severe mental illness and psychiatric disability.
  • Interest in developing skills in the provision of community treatment and recovery planning for consumers presenting with an eating disorder
  • Capacity to undertake alcohol and other drug screening, assessment, treatment planning and brief interventions with clients who have co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders.
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills.

 

Benefit of working with 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 is 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.


Interested?

 

If you are looking for a challenging role and can demonstrate the above capabilities, connect with us.

 

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 COVID-19 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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