Regional Complex Care Coordinator - CYMHS (528731)

 
  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jul 4, 2024
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

The Department of Health is seeking interest from suitably qualified applicants for a Regional Complex Care Coordinator - CYMHS (528731) vacancy.
Please note this position is also being advertised as a Clinical Nurse Consultant - Regional Complex Care Co-ordinator - CYMHS (528731d) and only one position will be filled on merit.

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Come join our team and apply your skills, passion, and knowledge in making a positive difference in the lives of children and young people in the North of Tasmania.

We are seeking a senior allied health professional with experience in complex case management, assessment, counselling and/or therapy, and within mental health or relevant/related sector would be ideal. You would be working within a well-supported, diverse multidisciplinary team to provide, clinical co-ordination, assessment and developmentally appropriate therapeutic interventions to meet the needs of young people and their families/significant others who present with very high and complex care needs.

This newly created role will be supporting an identified cohort of young people and the people/services involved in their care. These children and young people who have complex mental health issues, experience and face a difficult future and warrant specialist expertise to intervene as early as possible to change their life trajectory and bring about better quality of life outcomes.

Our Aim:

The Child and Youth Mental Health Service in Tasmania is growing! We are seeking passionate and dedicated senior clinicians to provide clinical services to children, young people and their families/significant others experiencing complex mental health concerns. These new positions will work alongside existing CAMHS services and have been developed as initiatives under the CAMHS reform program (Youth, Youth Forensic, Out of Home Care).

The Regional Complex Case Coordinator will have a passion for providing a person-centred approach and working within a multidisciplinary team environment, providing high level clinical coordination.

The role will include:

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

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The Area:

Position Features

Details of Appointment

Fixed term full time day worker position working 76 hours per fortnight, commencing as soon as possible for a period of twelve months.

*notwithstanding hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant

Salary: $120,114 - $130,181 per annum. Our Employer 11.5% superannuation contribution is on top of this amount.

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:

  1. Registered with the Psychology Board of Australia, or,
  2. Degree in Social Work giving eligibility for membership of the Australian Association of Social Workers.
  3. Current Tasmanian Working with Children Registration.
  4. Current Driver’s Licence

Applicants should note the following criteria are desirable:

  1. A minimum of 3 years current post graduate experience in a field relevant to the position
  2. Holds, or is working towards, post graduate qualifications relevant to the position

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
  1. Identification check
  2. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

How to Apply

Apply Online. Please click the "Apply" button on this screen. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

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

Please note:

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

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

Statement of Duties

Applicant Guide

For more information

Katie Knights

Position: Team Leader
Phone: 0447 376 245
E-mail: katie.knights@ths.tas.gov.au

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