Job Details
  • Reference384469B_1638785957
  • LocationTownsville
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Postedabout 2 months ago
  • ConsultantSarah Weekly

About the company:-

As one of Australia's largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod's recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals. 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:

  • Preference is for mental health professionals including Clinical Psychologists, Psychologists, Mental Health Social Workers or Mental Health Occupational Therapists
  • Qualified health professional must have current registration with the Australian Health Practitioners Registration Agency (AHPRA)
  • Social workers must be registered with the Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW) and hold Mental Health accreditation.
  • 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:

  • 12-month temp contract with the potential for extension
  • $55- 65 per hour plus super
  • Full time hours Monday to Friday
  • Townsville location

*** Please note the successful candidate for this role must hold Australian Citizenship and willing to undertake a Federal Police Check ***