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Reference Number 54677
Position Title Enhanced Intervention Clinician
Location NAMHS Hotham Street
Award Psychologists [41]
Psych Services WOCA [70]
Psych Health ProfessionNDC [77]
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Enhanced Intervention Clinician       

  • Seeking clinicians who are passionate about working intensively with consumers on their recovery journey
  • Ongoing Part Time (Monday-Friday)
  • Northern Area Mental Health Service (NAMHS) – Hotham Street Community Team (Preston)

The Royal Melbourne Hospital


As one of the largest health services in Victoria, and a team of more than 10,000 strong, we provide a comprehensive range of specialist medical, surgical, and mental health services; as well as rehabilitation, aged care, outpatient and community programs. We are a designated state-wide provider for services including trauma, and we lead centres of excellence for tertiary services in several key specialties including neurosciences, nephrology, oncology, cardiology and virtual health.  


Surrounded by a Parkville Precinct of brilliant thinkers, we collaborate to set new benchmarks in health excellence – benchmarks that impact across the globe. While the work we do takes us in inspiring new directions; caring for each other, our patients and consumers is as essential to who we are, as any scientific breakthrough we make. We put people first - leading with kindness and working together, we excel as one Royal Melbourne Hospital.


Your New Team


The Northern Area Mental Health Service Provides a comprehensive range of specialist mental health services to people who reside in the local government areas of Darebin and Whittlesea. Within Hotham Street there are a number of functions including the Enhanced Intervention Function (EIF) which provides intensive and evidence based care to consumers and their families. If you are seeking a rewarding opportunity working with consumers using discipline specific based interventions, then this is the role you are looking for.


Your success in this role, will be in your ability to:

  • Provide evidenced based discipline specific assessments and interventions including linking to meaningful and purposeful activities in the person’s own community.
  • Work in a team environment that encourages individual, evidence based approaches to mental health care.
  • Enjoy working in an environment where your experience and skills will be appreciated and respected
  • Work with individuals and their families during some of the most stressful periods of their lives to make a difference, then this job is for you.

Your Contribution

  • Extensive experience in the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of people experiencing complex and enduring mental illness
  • Skills in the provision of recovery focused interventions, psycho-social recovery oriented rehabilitation to people with significant and psychiatric disorders and disabilities and complex needs
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively with consumers, families/carers, colleagues and other service providers

Our Commitment to you


Here at The RMH we strive for excellence with a strong purpose that defines the work we do for our community – Advancing health for everyone, every day. This is the Melbourne Way.   


We believe our success comes from our people. We’re committed to the RMH being a great place to work and a great place to receive care. We have made a long-term commitment to strengthen our organisational culture through leadership, education and empowering our staff to Speak Up for themselves and each other.


This is a role where your passion and expertise can come together to create a truly defining career opportunity. It is a unique opportunity to help us transform the future of the RMH and ultimately ensure we continue to deliver world class healthcare. 

 

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 have any questions about your application or you just want to know more about NAMHS, please do not hesitate in contacting Janne-Maree Blackman (Manager) or Paul Sutherland (Team Leader) - you may even like to 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.

 

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.

Contact Person Janne-Maree Blackman
Contact Number 94166300
Alternate Contact Person Paul Sutherland
Alternate Contact Number 94166300
Closing Date 30/11/2020
Position Description
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