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Job Number : 35630
Type and Location : Health / Melbourne
Listed By : Eastern Health on 26 Nov 2021
Access Clinicians – Adult Mental Health Services

Access Clinicians – Adult Mental Health Services

  • Multiple, Permanent, Full Time and Part Time positions available
  • Ringwood East Location
  • Rewarding career development opportunities

Multiple positions available for either a Grade 3 Registered Psychiatric Nurse or a Grade 2 Allied Health (Social Worker, Occupational Therapist or Clinical Psychologist)

About us 

Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest metropolitan public health services.  We provide a comprehensive range of high-quality acute, sub-acute, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and state-wide services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.

About the role

The Adult Access Service is an integrated service incorporating crisis assessment and treatment, emergency department response (Box Hill hospital, Maroondah hospital & Angliss hospital), telephone triage and mental health and police response. We are seeking passionate and recovery-focused Mental Health clinicians who have recent experience in an acute inpatient or community mental health setting. Working within a supportive and engaging environment, you will be provided a rewarding career pathway with opportunities to work across all the areas under Eastern Health Adult Mental Health Access Service. 

Eastern Health offers an exciting and supportive workplace to develop your career further.  As a leading healthcare provider, we value our staff and their commitment to healthcare excellence.  We welcome you to be part of our Adult Mental Health Triage & Emergency Response team at Eastern Health.

About you

To be successful in the role you will:

  • Hold registration/membership with the relevant board
  • Have recent experience in acute inpatient or community mental health
  • Possess well-developed interpersonal and leadership skills 
  • Have the ability to work as part of a diverse team 
  • Have a strong commitment to high-quality patient care
  • Be highly accountable and display a supportive and engaging style

Please refer to the attached position description for further details of the role.

Vaccination against infectious disease is a mandatory requirement of this role.  This offer of employment is conditional on you providing evidence that you are currently vaccinated against COVID-19, prior to commencing employment.

What we offer

Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!

  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities
  • Friendly & supportive team
  • Flexible working hours
  • Salary packaging options
  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals
  • Applications will be screened upon receipt

Next Steps

If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!

Please note: 

  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury
  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.
  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.
  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

Eastern Health Values:  Patients First | Agility | Humility | Respect | Kindness | Excellence


**Please note applications will be screened upon receipt and advertising may close prior to the closing date.**

Contact Details
Munya Hute - (03) 9847 4777

Glenda Harrington - (03) 7733 3016

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