Adult Mental Health Clinical Leader - Yass or Queanbeyan
Thanks for your interest in the Adult Mental Health Clinical Leader - Yass or Queanbeyan position. Unfortunately this position has been closed but you can search our 1,139 open jobs by clicking here . Selection Criteria: Tertiary qualifications and current registration with AHPRA for Registered Nurses, Occupational Therapists, Psychologists, OR Tertiary qualifications and eligibility for membership of the Australian Association of Social Workers for Social Workers.
Demonstrated high level clinical and consultancy skills and knowledge of contemporary mental health practice including successful post-graduation experience in the provision of mental health services. For Registered Nurses at least 5 years full time equivalent postgraduate experience with postgraduate tertiary nursing qualifications in mental health with at least 3 year’s fulltime equivalent experience in the speciality field. Understanding of the concept and principles of mental health rehabilitation and recovery and demonstrated experience and skills using a collaborative, strengths based approach to the care of mental health consumers.
Proven ability to think critically, problem solve and make timely, sound clinical decisions whilst working autonomously. Demonstrated expertise in clinical leadership and clinical supervision to mental health clinicians from all disciplines, upholding standards of clinical practice, and critically analyse, review and develop relevant policies and procedures. Demonstrated understanding and application of the NSW Mental Health Act (2007).
Ability to communication effectively and the capacity to engage and collaborate with consumers, their families and carers and/or other stakeholders, and a demonstrated high level proficiency in computer literacy. Current unrestricted drivers' licence and the ability to maintain. Ability and willingness to drive/travel as the role requires.
This may involve driving long distances. Please note that to apply for this position you must be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident of Australia, or be able to independently and legally live and work in Australia by way of your own Temporary Visa. We do not offer sponsorship in this position for applicants requiring a temporary visa.
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au This is a Category ‘A’ position, please read and understand NSW Health policy directive PD2018_009 . All new employees must agree to comply with the requirements outlined in this policy EXT123.