Mental Health Clinician (Full Time) headspace Whyalla/Port Augusta

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September 6, 2019
Whyalla, Port Augusta, 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.

About the role:

  • Be able to design and deliver client-centred, goal orientated focused psychological strategies and evidence based therapeutic interventions.
  • Be responsible for the delivery of overall individual client care co-ordination, in accordance with organisational and program funding guidelines
  • Deliver quality mental health care working co-operatively within a multi-disciplinary team and with our service partners to maximise opportunities to identify innovative, co-ordinated solutions for clients
  • Have the ability to adapt to a fast-paced work environment in our growing organisation
  • Deliver therapeutic services to clients with severe and complex mental health disorders and from diverse backgrounds.


  • The role is applicable to suitably 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 Child-Related Employment Screening

What’s in it for you?

  • A supportive working environment
  • A competitive salary in recognition of your qualifications and experience
  • 5 weeks annual leave
  • Generous salary packaging options to increase your take home pay

Applications close Monday 23/09/2019

For more information please contact Rachel Faulkner, Assistant Manager, Youth Programs on 0439 877 037.

To learn more about headspace and our team please visit: (or)

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