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Mental Health Clinician /Be You Consultant – Youth Setting – Townsville

Job details

Location: Townsville
Job Type: Permanent
Discipline:
Reference: 55143
Posted: 29 days ago
Date Range: 27/10/2022

Job description

  • Full time permanent position
  • Salary package + 6 weeks leave
  • Strong focus on empowering youth

 

About the company

Inspired by and believe in the power of youth.  Work together to deliver authentic, progressive and inclusive services to build a brighter future with young people

 

About the position

  • Support school communities to promote mental health promotion, prevention and early intervention.
  • Facilitate and encourage school community networks to support each other embed Be You program, sharing resources and approaches that assist autonomy and sustainability and deeper engagement of Be You.  
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with all schools in  your territory for the purpose of supporting implementation and integration of Be You.
  • Establish and delivery timely and evidence based suicide postvention support to school communities to assist them to plan, respond and recover.

 

About the offer

  • Be part of an inclusive and supportive team
  • Salary package and other staff benefits
  • Meaningful work that helps shape future of young people
  • Service delivery of Be You is predominately online with some onsite delivery

 

Selection Criteria

  • An appropriate tertiary qualification in Psychology, mental health nursing, occupational therapy, social work, or counselling.
  • Proven clinical skills in the provision of mental health care to young people, including risk assessments, appropriate referral and support and liaison with family and other networks
  • An understanding of youth mental health issues including suicide postvention, suicide, and the impact of trauma on school communities.

 

How to Apply

Please send your resume through to cathy@charterhousemedical.com or call Cathy Dai on 02 9641 2401 for a confidential discussion