Psychologist or Social Worker or Occupational Therapist, Acute Care Team, MentalHealth and Alcohol, Tobacco, Other Drugs Services, Cairns, Queensland
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An exciting opportunity currently exists for you to join the Acute Care Team as a Psychologist or Social Worker or Occupational Therapist. You will be responsible for delivering best-practice evidence-based clinical services, including assessment, treatment planning, therapeutic intervention and evaluation, to consumers of the Cairns and Hinterland HHS Mental Health, Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs Service. This is your opportunity to join the dedicated team of professionals at Cairns and Hinterland Health and be part of a world-class, dynamic and growing health service that embraces technology, excellence in health care, teaching, research and empowering our people to be the best in serving our community.
The Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service covers a large geographic area with a diverse and growing population. The Health Service provides a wide range of primary care, acute and specialist services.
Our staff are a part of the community we serve, and we strongly believe that health outcomes are enhanced by involving our community in the planning and evaluation of local health services.
As a Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service employee, not only will you receive competitive remuneration, you will also have access to:
Annual incremental increases
Career training and development
Flexible work arrangements
It is a condition of employment for this role for the employee to be, and remain, vaccinated against COVID- Health Employment Directive No. / (PDF) ( ) and Queensland Health Human Resources Policy B (PDF) ( ).
Vaccine Preventable Diseases (VPD) evidence as required for your employment in accordance with legislation/government policy and Directives.
For more information about this role, please refer to the attached Role Description.
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