Psychologist or Social Worker or Occupational Therapist (Mental Health
Job Ad Reference: MI270584 Salary : Remuneration package of up to $107,807 p.a. ( any other applicable allowances/benefits) comprising salary range of $62,719 - $94,488 p.
a. (HP3), recreational leave loading (17.5%), and employer contribution to superannuation (12.
75%). ( Permanent full-time position ). About North West Hospital and Health Service The North West Hospital and Health Service covers an area of over 300,000 square kilometres and services the rural and remote communities within North Western Queensland and the Gulf of Carpentaria.
The Health Service includes the City of Mount Isa and the towns and areas of Burketown, Camooweal, Cloncurry, Dajarra, Doomadgee, Julia Creek, Karumba, Normanton and Mornington Island. Health professionals are in high demand and working in this area offers a number of personal benefits including living in a unique natural environment close to where you work and a supportive local community. Some of the professional benefits include : greater autonomy and responsibility the variety of working in a multidisciplinary team a diverse patient mix access to professional development and support networks that will foster skills and develop leadership a range of financial benefits such as rural and remote allowances.
About the Role This role will work collaboratively as a multi-disciplinary team member to provide effective evidence based practice that best meets the needs of patients of the Child Youth Mental Health Service and other designated mental health programs. Requirements Psychologists: Mandatory possession of a tertiary degree in Psychology and eligible for current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (APHRA) - Psychology Board. Social Workers: Mandatory possession of a tertiary degree in Social Work providing eligibility for membership to the Australian Association of Social Workers is required.
Potential applicants are advised that the Commission for Children and Young People and Child Guardian Act 2000 requires Queensland Health to seek a 'working with children check' from the Commission for Children and Young People and Child Guardian prior to appointment to this position. Occupational Therapists: Mandatory possession of a degree in Occupational Therapy and eligibility for current registration with APHRA - Occupational Therapist Board. Appointment to this position requires the applicant to having acquired a minimum of 3 years clinical experience prior to appointment.
For additional information regarding the responsibilities and/or other requirements for this position please refer to the role description. Benefits of working with North West HHS We are committed to providing a wide range of rewarding career opportunities to our employees. Our health service offers generous remuneration packages and employment benefits which include salary sacrificing options, recreational leave loading, generous employer superannuation contribution, shift allowances, locality allowances, p....