Job Details
  • Reference391272C_1650538671
  • LocationTownsville
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Posted11 months ago
  • ConsultantSarah Weekly

About the company: -

Our client is a large federal government agency focused on providing high quality mental health assessment and clinical counselling services. They take pride on meeting client needs through a combination of proven clinical practices and new and emerging evidence-based approaches. Reporting to the Assistant Director, you will work with a professional team who are all dedicated to making a different in the lives of their clients.

About the role:

  • Providing high quality clinical services including initial intake, assessment and referral, evidence-based individual, couple and family counselling, and case management
  • Maintaining clinical records, collating and analysing data from client records, and preparing reports as required
  • Ensure QA policy is adhered to (reporting and invoicing activities) for outreach counsellors in clinical practices meets contractual requirements
  • Participate in program evaluation and research activities and contribute to project management that implements strategic direction and quality improvement recommendations
  • Liaising and forming partnerships with other departments and organisations and community health and welfare agencies

About you:

  • Current registration with the Australian Health Practitioners Registration Agency (AHPRA) or Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW)
  • Working with Children (WWC) and/or Vulnerable People Checks/Clearance must be obtained prior to commencing in the position
  • Experience in a similar clinical role
  • A passion for clinical psychology and social work to support mental health initiatives

Benefits:

  • ASAP start (pending federal police check)
  • 12-month temp contract with the potential for further extension
  • $55 - $65 per hour + super
  • Full time hours Monday to Friday (7.5 hours per day between 8.30am and 5.00pm
  • Townsville location

**** Please note to be eligible for this role you must hold Australian Citizenship, and complete a Federal Police Check ****