Aged Mental Health Community Clinician
Permanent Position Full time or Part-Time considered. South-East Melbourne. Opportunity exists for a suitably experienced, Occupational Therapist, Registered Nurse or Social Worker.
Permanent Full-time position (Part–time also considered) Monday–Fri 8.30am-5pm Monash Health, Dandenong Aged Persons Mental Health Team (located at Endeavour Hills) Diverse geographical area and client population Want to work in a Community Aged Mental Health Team? Want to expand your skills? Want a more challenging role? About Aged Persons Mental Health Teams The community teams have six sub-teams within two larger teams which are based in Kingston Centre and is known as the Middle South Aged Persons Mental Health Team (APMHT). The other is based in Endeavour Hills and is known as the Dandenong APMHT.
The service provides assessment and treatment for people aged 65 years and over, who have a psychiatric disability and/or dementia with associated behaviours of concern requiring specialist treatment. About the Role As a member of a multidisciplinary team the Mental Health Clinician will consult with other staff members on specialist matters, in relation to client needs . Our Mental Health Clinicians are responsible for a range of clinical mental health services including: triage intake comprehensive mental health assessments including mental state examinations and risk management care planning and treatment clinical case management education discharge planning EXT123.