Mental Health Clinician

Applications are now open for a full time Mental Health Clinician to join the team at Head to Health Lismore.As one of our Mental Health Clinicians you will access and deliver high-quality, evidence based psychological interventions based on the person’s mental health needs and goals.Through the Head to Health model, an increased frequency and flexibility of client contact is possible, thereby ensuring optimal intervention and progress towards positive outcomes.Depending on resources and client need, in-reach (centre-based) services are delivered to Head to Health clients, allowing direct support in environments in which symptoms or functional difficulties are experienced by clients. A range of on-site complementary services are available when additional supports are required. This role offers a high-level of complexity, challenge and risk and brings significant satisfaction and reward. If you are an experienced Clinical Psychologist, Psychologist, Mental Health Accredited Social Worker, or Mental Health Nurse and you are passionate about improving the lives of people in your community, we want to meet you! Benefits include:Opportunity to salary package up to $15,900 of tax-free incomeIndividual and group supervisionHead to Health funds monthly external supervisionReception and administrative supportJoining a positive, inclusive, values-focussed teamStrong and passionate leaders, who foster great teams and drive engagement.Access to an Employee Assistance ProgramProviding team-based provision of service for people under a flexible practice model Working in a vibrant centre with other staff who are passionate about working in mental health.  Professional development and training opportunities provided Consulting rooms, activity space and resources On a day-to-day basis you willWork with all members of the team to develop a shared change plan clearly articulating each team member’s specific responsibilitiesConduct clinical assessments and collaboratively develop case formulations and treatment plans for people with moderate, severe, and complex mental health difficultiesConduct risk assessments and develop thorough and practical risk management plansDeliver individualised, evidence-based psychological interventionsProvide client-centred care to people, incorporating family and significant others where appropriate. Maintain up-to-date, high-quality, contemporaneous client records and comply with data collection standardsAttend case review meetings and participate in individual supervision, peer reflection and team meetings About you:Are you a professional, innovative, and caring clinician who thrives as part of a multi-disciplinary team, and enjoys working with a wide range of external stakeholders involved in providing health, mental health, and psychosocial services?We’re also looking for:Tertiary qualifications in psychology, social work, occupational therapy, nursing or other clinical discipline related to mental health. Registration with the appropriate professional body such as AHPRA or AASWExperience working with peoples’ mental health and well-being, leading to the provision of inclusive and high-quality therapeutic services, with a solution and changed based focus Skills and experience in the assessment, formulation, diagnosis, and provision of evidence-based psychological treatments of mental health disordersExperience conducting risk assessments of people and developing and implementing risk management plans, including delivery of crisis interventionHighly developed interpersonal communication and decision-making skills, coupled with the ability to involve other staff actively and appropriately, clients, their families, and significant others in the delivery of service where appropriateSpecialist training in the assessment and treatment of severe mental health disorders such as Personality Disorders, Eating Disorders or Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder is desirableIf this sounds like you this is what you will need to get started:Current Driver LicenceCurrent Working with Children Check (Blue Card) or ability to hold oneCurrent NDIS Worker Screening (or Yellow Card) or ability to hold oneWe require all our team to be fully up-to-date with the COVID-19 vaccinations. Be part of an exciting time of growth and opportunity in an organisation that you can be proud of being a part of.Open Minds is a registered NDIS provider. Our team works to enhance mental health and wellbeing by delivering tailored supports to people living with mental ill health, disability or acquired brain queries contact Emma Schubert on or to apply hit ‘Apply now’, Diversity is Strength. We encourage people from diverse ages, gender, identity, cultural backgrounds and experience including First nations peoples, Cultural and linguistically diverse, LBTIQ+,   lived/ peer, mental health experience, to apply for this position. 90000 AUD Lismore 2480