Community Clinician

Latrobe Regional Hospital

Wonthaggi, VIC

Posted 10/19/2020

Latrobe Regional Hospital (LRH) is the major provider of specialist health services in the Gippsland region, east of Melbourne. Our comprehensive range of services extends to emergency and intensive care, elective surgery, allied health, obstetrics, medical and radiation oncology at the Gippsland Cancer Care Centre, dialysis and aged care.

LRH has a number of outstanding facilities following a recent expansion. These include a cardiac catheterisation laboratory, large Emergency Department, endoscopy suites and modern and contemporary inpatient units. These complement extensive Allied Health amenities including a gym and pool. LRH is the regional provider of mental health services in Gippsland. LRH Mental Health Service operates an integrated specialist mental health program across the region and provides inpatient and community mental health care for adults, children and young people and older persons. Gippsland provides a fantastic regional lifestyle with easy access to Melbourne.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced and suitably qualified Community Recovery Clinician to join the Wonthaggi Community Mental Health Team, Latrobe Regional Hospital on a Part time basis.

Reporting to the Team Manager Kim Herring the successful applicant will play an important role in Providing a professional level of Mental Health care to our consumers.

The successful applicant will be required to:

  • work a rotating roster

  • be able to work some weekends and on call at times.

To be successful in this position you will need to have:

  • a good knowledge of the Mental Health Act 2014

  • a range of therapeutic interventions including the ability to provide recovery oriented models of practice

For further information about this position please contact Kim Herring, Team Manager on (03) 5671 4500.

Applicants will be required to apply for and satisfactorily obtain a National Police Check and Working with Children Check.

Latrobe Regional Hospital is a child safe and equal employment opportunity employer. We recognise and value inclusion and diversity and encourage all people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds to apply for our positions.

LRH’s Koori Health Liaison Officer is available to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent applicants on (03) 5173 8653.

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