Team Leader/Senior Mental Health Clinician NT

Date published

16 Dec 2019

Applications close

02 Feb 2020


Alice Springs

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About the RFDS (Central Operations)

We are leaders in providing aeromedical and primary health care services to people in remote, rural and regional locations across South Australia and the Northern Territory.  As we head toward our 100th year of providing services, we launch a new strategic plan with a focus on becoming more specialised, more innovative and a better connected health service provider.

About this Opportunity

The Team Leader/Senior Mental Health Clinician will lead and supervise our dedicated team of Mental Health Clinicians in delivering a stepped mental health service that is evidence based and culturally safe in the context of remote Aboriginal communities in Central Australia.

About You

To be successful in this role you will be an experienced senior clinician or leader of a multidisciplinary mental health service, eligible for registration with AHPRA or AASW.  Understanding and experience with cross-cultural communication and delivering mental health services in rural and remote Australia is critical. You will also have exceptional leadership skills and an ability to participate in and contribute to key decision making processes at a senior level.

Why join us?

As part of our team, you can expect to be provided with challenging, interesting work and be supported to achieve your best.  The RFDS offers attractive remuneration, including salary packaging benefits, within a supportive environment where our people are valued and professional development is encouraged.

If you are keen to work in an organisation that makes a real difference to all Australians, apply now.

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Please note, we reserve the right to appoint to the position before the published closing date.