Community Clinician

Latrobe Regional Hospital

Wonthaggi, VIC

Posted 5/5/2021

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 opportunity has arisen for experienced and suitably qualified clinicians to join the Latrobe Regional Hospital's Community Aged Persons Mental Health service in the South Gippsland area office base of Wonthaggi.


The successful applicant will be required to carry out the full range of tasks required by a community clinician, including the provision of comprehensive assessment of needs for each service user, their families and carer's.


Applications are sought from registered nurses(with post graduate qualifications in mental health), social workers, psychologists and Occupational therapists to undertake this challenging role.


For further details please contact Dolores O'Dowd, Team Manager, Aged Persons Mental Health Service on telephone (03)51280119


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. LRH values our community’s diversity. We are committed to providing an inclusive, welcoming and safe service and workplace for everyone who engages with our organisation regardless of race, culture, religion, sexuality, gender identity, age or ability.


LRH’s Koori Health Liaison Officer is available to support Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent applicants on (03) 5173 8831.


*LRH reserves the right to appoint prior to the application close date*

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

https://www.gippslandjobshub.com.au/job/15615588