Executive Level 1
$101,955 – 115,005 (plus super)
Sydney CBD, NSW
An opportunity exists for an experienced leader within the Department of
Defence as the Senior Mental Health Advisor. This position works within
Garrison Health Operations (GHO), which has the primarily responsible for the
delivery and management of quality, safe, efficient and effective health care
to ADF personnel within Australia and on non-operational postings overseas. The
service provides health care to ensure the preparedness or ADF personal for
The Senior Mental Health Advisor (SMHA) is responsible for the provision of
high quality Mental Health advice. This position reports to the regions
Commanding Officer (CO). The position is responsible for the governance,
monitoring and reporting of mental health & psychology service delivery.
The position also oversees the implementation of the mental health and
psychology service delivery model processes and procedures. The role assists in the prioritisation of
staff effort and provides supervision on complex case management. The SMHA acts
as Technical Advisor to the region on Mental Health matters.
This role ideally suits an experienced Psychologist with strong leadership
experience and an interest in working in an occupational health environment.
The role requires building strong links with Military leadership to ensure the
needs of the individual and organisation are met.
The current position is ongoing however we will be creating a merit pool to
fill similar ongoing and non-ongoing positions that become available within the
next 12 months.
Application Closing Date: Friday 06 March, 2020.
For further information please review the job information pack, reference JCG/00510/20
For further information please review the job information pack, reference JCG/00510/20 on www/defence.gov.au/apscareers.