Child And Adolescent Mental Health Clinician - Group Program

Monash Health

Melbourne, VIC

Posted 9/17/2020

  • Monday - Friday, Fixed Term Full-Time Position

About Monash Health

Monash Health is an impressive organisation of seven public hospitals, 21 community health sites, five aged care facilities, university affiliated international research and tertiary education. We provide healthcare for the entire lifespan from pre-birth to palliative care and all stages in between, and we have recently opened the new 230-bed Monash Children’s Hospital.

About the Role

The Early in Life Mental Health Service offers assessment, and treatment for infants, children and adolescents in the 0-18 age range in the southern region. We offer both inpatient and community treatment, individual, family and group treatment. We work with families who are experiencing difficulties with anxiety, depression, school refusal, eating disorders, self-harm, suicidal Ideation or psychosis. The Group Program Community Treatment Team provides a range of group therapy treatment options for children and adolescents aged 0-18 years, and their families.

About You

We require a clinician who is able to work with young people within a multidisciplinary team environment. You will need to be able to think creatively and in a considered and reflective manner. Strong skills in working closely with your team members will be essential and the capacity to work intensively with a small group of young people is essential. A range of treatment modalities are provided as part of the group programs. This position will suit an individual who enjoys working collaboratively with children, young people and families to address their identified areas of concern.

This role is funded as a Grade 2 Allied health clinician (YB23,YB50,YC45), Grade 2 Psychologist (PK4), and Grade 3 Nursing (NP74).

How to Apply

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.

Preferred candidates will require a clear Police Check and a current Employee Working with Children’s Check prior to any offers of employment being made.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

Please note, applications will be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.

Current Monash Health employees should apply through Mercury using their Monash Health employee account. Our Recruitment Services team can answer any queries on this matter and can be reached on 9265 2776 or via email to

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