Position Details
Reference Number 43653
Position Title Case Manager
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Location Off Site
Department / Ward / Clinical Area North East Area Mental Health Service
Hours per Week 40.00
Position Summary

Position Summary:

  • Adult Community Mental Health - Case Manager
  • Based in Heidelberg
  • Monday to Friday - 8.30am-5:00pm
  • Permanent full-time or part time positions available! 
  • Open to: Registered Psychiatric Nurse (Div1) Qualified Social Worker, Occupational Therapist, Clinical Psychologist
  • Member of the North East Area Mental Health Service (NEAMHS) Continuing Care Service 

About Austin Health:

Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education and research across 3 campuses in the northeast of Melbourne and state-wide. Austin Health is world-renowned for its research and specialist work in mental health, cancer, liver transplantation, spinal cord injuries, neurology, endocrinology and rehabilitation.

Your new team:

CCS is a multidisciplinary team of highly passionate, experienced, supportive, collaborative and enthusiastic mental health professionals. Our values underpin everything we do. We are seeking applicants for a full-time or part-time permanent Case Manager. This role is a unique opportunity to have a real impact in meeting the needs of one of our community’s most complex and vulnerable cohorts. You will form solid working-relationships within the pre-existing community teams, and foster strong therapeutic relationships with your clients. We support rehabilitation goals through the use of best evidence-based frameworks and assertive case management.

Your contribution:

  • You are a team player with a commitment to quality client care
  • You will have a professional qualification specific to your discipline 
  • Clinical skills to perform comprehensive Mental State Examinations, Risk Assessments, Therapeutic Interventions
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a relevant mental health setting
  • Demonstrated knowledge of recovery and collaborative clinical practice.
  • A working knowledge of the Mental Health Act (2014), the Carer Recognition Act (2012), and Chief Psychiatrists Guidelines

Our Commitment to You:

  • We foster a culture that celebrates and respects each and every person
  • Generous salary packaging program to maximise your take-home pay
  • Conveniently located near public transport
  • Short stroll to the Burgundy Street shopping district
  • Career development opportunities
  • We support work-life balance through:
    • Accrued Day Off every month
    • Opportunity to purchase additional leave
    • Health and wellbeing support
    • Employee Assistance Program

Questions? Don’t hesitate to reach out! We are happy to discuss your future with us.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Austin Health and if required, a Working With Children Check.

Austin Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged

Contact Person Emily McLean
Contact Number (03) 9496 6500
Alternate Contact Person Daniel Premoselli
Alternate Contact Number (03) 9496 6500
Closing Date 14/07/2022
Position Description
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