Mental Health Clinician (Shared Care) – Port Augusta or Whyalla

Country & Outback Health
Port Augusta, Whyalla, Australia
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Country & Outback Health is a not-for-profit organisation focused on building healthier and happier communities. Delivering a diverse range of mental health, allied health, addiction support, Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander health, NDIS services as well as support services for Young People within our headspace centres.  Our multidisciplinary team empowers and advocates for healthy rural communities through providing diverse and excellent health services throughout country South Australia.

About the role:

Be a part of a caring team where we strive to foster positive mental health outcomes, supporting our clients on their journey to improved well-being and health.

  • Deliver collaborative, goal orientated, evidence-based therapeutic interventions and strategies within a primary care setting for eligible clients.
  • Work with a multi-disciplinary teams to deliver a collaborative model of care, implementing assessment and treatment services.
  • Consult and liaise with other health & community service agencies to facilitate a coordinated approach in treatment and recovery.
  • Receive monthly clinical supervision from our experienced Clinicians.

About You:

  • Qualified Mental Health Nurses, Psychologists, Social Workers or Occupational Therapists.
  • Current registration with relevant authority (AHPRA or AASW)
  • Knowledge of evidence-based focused psychological strategy interventions including the understanding of current theoretical concepts.

What’s in it for you?

  • A supportive working environment, a great team with flexibility.
  • Competitive salary package in recognition of your qualifications and experience - $74,779 - $96,075.
  • 5 weeks annual leave (+17.5% loading) plus paid cultural leave.
  • Salary packaging to increase take home pay.

Application form and job description available HERE

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


Employment with CObH is subject to a National Police Check (NPC), DHS Working with Children Check and NDIS Worker Check.  All applicants must have current working rights in Australia and a valid driving licence.


For a confidential discussion, please contact: Liz Hillyer, Operations Manager - Mental Health on 0404 477 499


To learn more about Country & Outback Health and our team, please visit:

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.