Clinical Lead, headspace Whyalla – Full-time

headspace Whyalla
Whyalla, Australia
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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.

headspace Whyalla is is operated by Country & Outback Health.

About the role:

  • Part of a passionate and supportive team who are dedicated to helping young people and provide them and their families with timely services that meet their needs.
  • Lead and contribute to the planning, delivery, reporting and evaluation of the headspace centre.
  • Provide clinical and professional support to Mental Health Clinicians and other centre staff.
  • Establish and maintain local partnerships with stakeholders to ensure services and activities are available for young people.
  • Provide clinical consultation and clinical supervision to team members.
  • Maintain an active caseload/service provision through evidence-based, best practice psychological assessments and interventions.

About you:

  • Suited to experienced and qualified Psychologists, Social Workers and Occupational Therapists trained in Mental Health or Mental Health Nurses.
  • Current and full registration with appropriate registration authority (AHPRA or AASW)
  • Possess a minimum 2 years supervised experience in the area of mental health.
  • National Police Check and Department of Human Services Working with Children Check are required prior to commencing in this role.

Why us?

  • A flexible work environment to support work-life balance.
  • Salary Range: $97,838 - $108,965 – Full-time permanent position.
  • Generous salary packaging options to increase your take-home pay.
  • 5 weeks annual leave PLUS 17.5% leave loading.
  • Located in the stunning coastal City of Whyalla.

Closing Date: Applications are shortlisted as they come in, so apply today!

Applications can be made HERE

For more information or a confidential chat, please contact: Courtney Haak, Centre Manager on 0450 666 546

To learn more about us, visit: headspace Whyalla

We are an equal opportunity employer and value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace diversity and welcome applications from people of all backgrounds and communities including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people of all ages, genders, ethnicities, religions, cultures, sexual orientations, people with lived experience and people with disabilities.