Mental Health Clinician (Health Practitioner) - Hinterland Mental HealthService, Queensland Health
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Moranbah Community Health Service
Mackay Hospital and Health Service is a contemporary organisation providing extensive health services in a range of regional, community and rural settings, to a population of around , people. Our organisation values its people, respecting and embracing diversity and a balance between work and life commitments. Our staff are passionate about delivering outstanding healthcare services to the communities throughout our diverse region.
We want YOU to join our team and contribute to our Vision of delivering. Queensland’s Best Rural and Regional Health Care.
About the Mackay Hospital and Health Service
Mackay Hospital and Health Service ( ) has six hospitals, two multi-purpose health services and four community health centres that employ more than , staff. The district covers an area of approximately ,km and provides services to patients and their families in Bowen, Cannonvale, Clermont, Collinsville, Dysart, Glenden, Mackay, Middlemount, Moranbah, Proserpine and Sarina.
As a member of the Hinterland Mental Health, Alcohol and Other Drugs (MHAODS) Service, this position will deliver high quality evidence based clinical services to consumers presenting with mental health issues in a rural setting.
This will include triage, clinical assessments, evidence based therapeutic interventions and treatments as well as case management, group/family work as required.
This position reports operationally to the Team Leader, Hinterland Mental Health Service, and professionally reports through the CCS Program Manager/Allied Health Director MHAODS to Discipline Director in the MHHS.
Although the main office base is in Moranbah, the successful applicant may choose to be based at any of the facilities in the Hinterland catchment area and travel to Moranbah when required.
This position is part of the Hinterland Mental Health Service and will travel to the Outreach Sites of Clermont, Dysart, Middlemount and Glenden to provide mental health care. The main office base is in Moranbah. There is the expectation that successful applicants would travel to Mackay for training and/or professional supervision on an ongoing basis.
Benefits of working for Mackay HHS
Mackay HHS provides a working environment which embraces professional development, builds capabilities, provides roles with variety and flexibility, supports staff to maximise their health and wellbeing and encourages work/life balance. Some additional benefits include:
Remuneration - Competitive packages with salary packaging options available.
Superannuation - Up to .% employer contribution.
Annual leave loading - .%.
Employee assistance and peer support programs - Supporting our staff through difficult times.
Wellbeing programs - Variety of initiatives available to suit all interests and lifestyles.