Quick Links

Bookmark & Share
Position Details

Reference Number 54930
Position Title Mental Health Key Clinician
Location NAMHS Hotham Street
Award Psych Health ProfessionNDC [77]
Psych Health ProfessionNDC [77]
Psych Services WOCA [70]
Psychologists [41]
Advertisement text
  • Full Time Ongoing position working Mon-Fri with a monthly ADO. 
  • Multi-disciplinary positions available (Occupational Therapist, Social Work, Registered Psychiatric Nurse or Psychologist)
  • Provide assessments and recovery oriented care

Life with us:

  • NorthWestern Mental Health is one of the largest providers of Mental Health Services in Victoria. Our multi-disciplinary workforce of skilled and dynamic clinicians, consumers and carers, provide a recovery-oriented approach to care.
  • At Northern Area Mental Health Service (NAMHS) Hotham street you will find an enthusiastic, friendly, professional group of clinicians of various disciplines. We work hard and we work well as a team. 
  • The team respects the professionalism of all staff members and are encouraged to work autonomously as well as part of our larger team.
  • Professional development is encouraged and supported.

A job to be proud of:

  • Provide recovery oriented care including assessment and development of interventions in collaboration with consumers/ carers/families and other service providers including GP’s, NDIS service providers and other stakeholders.
  • Provide discipline specific evidence based practice and appropriate treatment options as required.
  • Partake in discipline specific clinical supervision and workload management.
  • Contribute in ongoing professional development activities and in-service training and sharing new found knowledge with the clinical team.

Your Contribution:

  • Experience in the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of severe mental illness and psychiatric disability
  • Capacity to undertake alcohol and other drug screening, assessment, treatment planning, brief interventions with clients who have co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively
  • Commitment to ongoing professional development for self and for team members
  • A current Victorian Driver’s License, and ongoing ability to use this form of transport

Our commitment to you:

  • We are a values based organisation, a career with us is a rewarding experience offering great prospects for career diversity and professional advancement
  • NAMHS Hotham Street prides itself in offering a great working environment for all clinicians of all disciplines.
  • Attractive salary and working conditions including annual and CPD leave, salary sacrifice and monthly ADOs for Full Time staff.

Connect with us:


Arrange a site visit and chat with us over a coffee. Once you have seen our service and spoken to our some of our wonderful team members, you will want to be part of something special and help us make a difference.


Get to know us at www.nwmh.org.au or click ‘Apply Now’.


The Royal Melbourne Hospital is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity, ethical practice, and the principles of Cultural Diversity and social inclusion.

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 prior to commencement. 


Previous applicants need not re-apply

Contact Person Janne-Maree Blackman
Contact Number 94166300
Closing Date 30/11/2020
Position Description
Application Guide click here to view