Multisystemic Therapy Practitioner (527233)

 
  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jun 21, 2022
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

Applicants are advised that in accordance with Tasmanian Public Health Directions, all employees of the Department of Health must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This step is critical in protecting both our health workforce and vulnerable Tasmanians in our care.

Multisystemic Therapy (MST ®) Practitioner(s) – Multiple Vacancies – CAMHS are seeking dynamic and passionate MST Practitioners to deliver the first ever MST program in Tasmania, as part of our extensive service innovation. MST is an innovative, evidence-based program that empowers young people involved in offending and antisocial behaviour and their families build the skills to achieve positive, long-term changes and improved life outcomes. The MST Practitioners will have the drive, enthusiasm, knowledge and skills to deliver MST to young people with severe and complex mental health challenges and their families, working as part of a small team. They will be committed to continuous improvement and share CAMHS’s vision of providing quality, accessible, consumer-centred mental health care to some of Tasmania’ s most vulnerable children and young people. Join CAMHS and be part of our exciting ‘once in a generation’ service innovation, working flexible hours that allow you to enjoy the unique Tasmanian lifestyle.

Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to visit MST Services | Multisystemic Therapy for Juveniles for further information about the MST program.

The Role:

Note: - Please refer to the Statement of Duties for all the selection criteria of this position to address in your application.

Position Features:

Details of Appointment:

Permanent, full time, day work (with on-call) position working 76 hours per fortnight commencing as soon as possible.

*notwithstanding hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant

Location:

Mental Health Services - North

Base Salary: $96,689 to $114,391 per annum + 10% superannuation

In addition, the following allowances calculated on the salaried incremental point may be available:


Eligibility:

Successful applicants will be required to meet the essential criteria:

Applicants should note the following criteria are desirable:

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre‑employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer. The following checks are to be conducted:

  1. Conviction checks in the following areas:
    1. crimes of violence
    2. sex related offences
    3. serious drug offences
    4. crimes involving dishonesty
    5. serious traffic offences

  2. Identification check

  3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

We encourage you to review the Applicant Guide and Statement of Duties, prior to applying for an overview of the duties, program, selection process and selection criteria.

Applicant Guide

How to Apply

You will be prompted to complete a 1-2 page application detailing your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the attached Statement of Duties.

Please Note:

For More Information (Contact Officer)

Kasia Kozlowska

Position: Senior Project Officer - CAMHS Reform
Phone: (03) 6166 6206
E-mail: kasia.kozlowska@ths.tas.gov.au


Important Information

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