Job Details
  • Reference364049A_1601942880
  • LocationBrisbane, Queensland
  • SalaryAU$55 - AU$65 per hour + super
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted22 days ago
  • ConsultantBrendan Logue

About the company:

Our client is a federal government client focused on providing high quality mental health assessment and clinical counselling services. They take pride on meeting client needs through a combination of proven mental health clinical support and new and emerging evidence-based approaches.

About the role:

Reporting to the Assistant Director, you will work with a professional multi-discipline team who are all dedicated to making a different in the lives of their clients. This position plays an important role in the coordination, triage and support to vulnerable veterans and their families

  • Clinical advice to a geographically dispersed staff to ensure positive client outcomes, better coordinated service deliver and more effective care
  • Coordinating responses to clinical escalations
  • Working with clinicians and leadership to prepare written responses to the Secretary and Ministers Office
  • Coordinate other departments to support the regions in the management of complex and at-risk clients
  • Contribute to a culture of continuous improvement
  • Contribute to the development and maintenance of clinical policies, accreditation, projects and communities of practice.
  • Contribute to the development of advice, briefings, papers, submissions and correspondence for use in decision-making forums.

About you:

  • Clinical case management
  • Highly developed written and verbal communication skills
  • The ability to interpret, present and communicate data effectively
  • Qualifications: Psychologist, Mental Health Occupational Therapist, Accredited Mental Health Social Worker, or Nurse with mental health experience.
  • Qualified Psychologists, Occupational Therapists and Nurses must have current registration with the Australian Health Practitioners Registration Agency (AHPRA)
  • Mental Health Accredited Social Workers must be registered with the Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW)
  • Working with Children (WWCC) and/or Vulnerable People Checks/Clearance must be obtained prior to commencing in the position.

Benefits:

  • Casual temp contract to start ASAP (pending federal police clearance)
  • Long term temporary contract for 12 months with the possibility of extension
  • $55-65 per hour plus super
  • Full time role Monday to Friday
  • Brisbane CBD location


*** Please note to be eligible for this role you must hold Australian Citizenship ***