Position Details
Reference Number 39733
Position Title Community Mental Health Clinician
Employment Type Fixed Term Full Time
Entity Monash Health
Department Dandenong DCCT
Location Cleeland Street, Dandenong
Position Summary
  • Case Manager on Dandenong Continuing Care Team
  • 12 month fixed term fulltime position
  • Diverse geographical area and client population

About Monash Health

Monash Health is an impressive organisation of seven public hospitals, 21 community health sites, five aged care facilities, university affiliated international research and tertiary education. We provide healthcare for the entire lifespan from pre-birth to palliative care and all stages in between, and we have recently opened the new 230-bed Monash Children’s Hospital.

About the Role

Our Monash Health Continuing Care Case Managers work within a multi-disciplinary team to provide treatment and support to individuals experiencing complex mental health problems. We strive to deliver high quality recovery-focused client care. Our aim is to promote self-efficacy and independence, and social inclusion with all the individuals we support.

Working in our diverse geographical area, you will enjoy the challenges of working with the complexities of mental health and making a positive difference every day. You will work closely with the range of mental health services to effectively co-ordinate client care, including inpatient units, CATT, CCU and PARCS.

What you need to know

-       Service operates Mon-Fri 08:30-17:00

-       Community Mental Health clinic location is in Dandenong

-       Clients seen in the clinic setting as well as in their own home environment

-       Autonomous role with the balance of working in a team environment

-       Access to high quality clinical supervision offered

About you

You will be a Registered Psychiatric Nurse, or Social Worker, with experience in providing community mental health services (Nurses must have completed either a post grad diploma in Psychiatric / Mental Health Nursing or in a specialist undergraduate psychiatric nursing program).

You understand the complexities of working in Mental Health through your demonstrated and existing experience. You also enjoy exercising your time management skills in prioritising a busy diary. You will be committed to recovery-focused care, a strong team player, and willing to contribute to the continual improvement of the service.

Through your hard working and enthusiastic nature, this will come naturally to you.

Enjoy our employee benefits such as;

  • Salary packaging
  • ADO’s (applicable to full time roles only)
  • Onsite GYM
  • + more

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.

Preferred candidates will require a clear Police Check and a current Employee Working with Children’s Check prior to any offers of employment being made.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview. 

Please note, applications will be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.

Selection Criteria Victorian drivers license

3 years experience in acute mental health
Contact Person
Geoffrey King Manager Dandenong Continuing care team 97678222 geoffrey.king@monashhealth.org
Advertising Closing 24/09/2019
Proposed End Date 07/08/2020
Position Documents
Position Description Case Manager Position Description.doc
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