Salary: Full-time (0.4 FTE) Classified HPPS Level 7 HPPS Level 4
Clinical Lead - headspace Broken Hill
Job No: FLO431
Location: Broken Hill, NSW
Flourish Australia is seeking a motivated and passionate Clinical Lead to oversee the day to day clinical operations at the headspace Broken Hill centre.
The position is full-time working Monday-Friday and is classified HPPS Level 4.
About the Opportunity
Flourish Australia has collaborated with the other local services to establish headspace in Broken Hill. headspace Broken Hill is based on a commitment by all agencies involved to work in partnership to improve outcomes for young people aged 12-25 years (and their families) affected by mental health and/or alcohol and other drug (AOD) issues.
The headspace Clinical Lead will provide clinical supervision and leadership that facilitates the ongoing development of clinical practice at headspace Broken Hill and will be responsible for the development, implementation, monitoring and review of the clinical governance framework.
The Clinical Lead will provide high level clinical consultation and advice to clinicians to build capacity and ensure the delivery of high quality youth mental health and drug and alcohol services.
Essentially the Clinical Lead will possess tertiary qualifications in Psychology, Social Work, Nursing, Occupational Therapy or other allied health discipline recognised by the tertiary mental health services sector, and eligibility for membership of an appropriate professional body; and eligibility to register with Medicare Australia as an MBS Primary Care provider or an Allied Mental Health Professional provider.
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headspace is the National Youth Mental Health Foundation providing early intervention mental health services to 12-25 year olds, along with assistance in promoting young peoples’ wellbeing. This covers four core areas: mental health, physical health, work and study support and alcohol and other drug services.
More information about headspace can be found at: www.headspace.org.au
About headspace and Flourish Australia
Flourish Australia is a large provider of recovery-oriented mental health services in Australia. We offer a range of services to meet the different needs of those with a lived experience of a mental health issue in the community. This ranges from places that provide individual and group support and activities, to dedicated programs for specific areas of need
headspace Broken Hill will provide young people with the opportunity to seek help early. headspace Broken Hill brings together local health services under the one roof making it easier for young people and their families to find the information and support they need. Please note that this position is employed by Flourish Australia who is the lead agency for headspace Broken Hill.
About the Benefits
- Family-friendly and flexible working conditions;
- Generous leave provisions including paid parental leave;
- Tax-free salary packaging opportunities; and
- Comprehensive infrastructure including fleet motor vehicles, mobile phones and other resources for work purposes.
Flourish Australia positions are open to all suitably qualified applicants. We invite qualified people with lived experience of mental health issues to apply. Flourish Australia values diversity in the workforce and encourages applications from people of Indigenous and CALD backgrounds.
Successful applicants will be appointed subject to a national criminal record check, a Working with Children Check and checks with work related referees.
How to Apply
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