Mental Health Clinician, Acute Community Intervention
Beautiful regional location, between Melbourne and Sydney, free staff parking Great work environment and team based culture Promotional opportunities and professional development support Who are we? Albury Wodonga Health (AWH) is a unique cross-border public health service and the largest regional health service between Sydney and Melbourne. We support an outer catchment population of 250,000 throughout North-East VIC and Southern NSW, with a dedicated team of over 2,500 staff. We are a dynamic organisation undergoing significant growth, with plans for new Emergency and Mental Health facilities underway.
The Opportunity Multiple opportunities available for Registered Nurses and/or Social Workers, Occupational Therapists and Psychologists to join the Acute Community Intervention Service (ACIS) based in Albury/Wodonga/Wangaratta as part of the AWH Mental Health Service catchment. The Acute Community Intervention Service provides all access and entry functions including triage, crisis response and short-term follow up. These positions will commence in triage to support the implementation of the new ACIS program.
Training in Triage, crisis assessment, short term interventions, cultural and gender sensitivity and motivational interviewing will be provided along with supervision and mentoring. Interested? For more information about the position, please refer to the Position Description attached or contact the Manager listed below. Salary and conditions will be in accordance with the relevant EBA or Award and determined based on your experience and qualifications.
AWH is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity, Ethical Practice, and the principles of Cultural Diversity and Social inclusion. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check and a Working with Children Check.
Successful applicants may also be required to provide evidence of their immunisation status..