Clinical Specialist

LATROBE REGIONAL HOSPITAL

Traralgon, VIC

Posted 2/23/2021

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 Clinical Specialist to join the Child and Youth [CYMHS] team in Traralgon on a Fixed Term/Part Time basis.

Reporting to the Manager LRH CYMHS the successful applicant will play an important role in provision of therapeutic support services within Latrobe Valley Supported play Groups.

The successful applicant will be required to:

  • Support Children with behavioural and emotional issues to meet their identified needs.
  • Engage supportively with families
  • Provision of a range of specialist clinical and educational services.
  • Provision of structured and nurturing care and support for families and centre staff.

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

  • Relevant clinical skills in early years development.
  • Current driver’s license

For further information about this position please contact Kirsten Ainsworth, LRH Acting CYMHS Manager on telephone (03) 5128 0100.

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.

To view and apply for this job on the web visit:

https://www.gippslandjobshub.com.au/job/15196460