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Occupational Therapist/Psychologist/Social Worker - Senior (Mental Health Worker - Continuing Care Team) Full-time Job

1 year ago   Nursing   Gold Coast   11 views
Job Details

The Role

An opportunity has become available for an Occupational Therapist/Psychologist/Social Worker Senior (Mental Health Worker - Continuing Care Team)to join Gold Coast Health (GCH) where the focus of our 10 000-strong team is on providing world-class health care to people living in the Gold Coast, and northern New South Wales region of Australia.

You will

  • Deliver high level clinical services in accordance with professional code of ethics
  • Provide efficient, responsive and recovery-orientated mental health care in a variety of hospital and community settings
  • Provide high level evidence-based assessment, collaborative treatment planning and case management
  • Share high level specialised mental health knowledge and skill in team training and professional development activities
  • Develop, implement and evaluate work unit quality activities in professional and mental health practice

About you

To be successful in this position you will require:

  • Tertiary degree in Occupational Therapy, Psychology or Social Work
  • AHPRA Registration (Occupational Therapist and Psychologist only)
  • Eligibility for membership to the Australian Association of Social Workers (Social Worker only)
  • Evidence of vaccination, or be able to be vaccinated against and remain vaccinated against - Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella (Chicken Pox), Pertussis (Whooping Cough), Hepatitis B and COVID 19
  • Tuberculosis screening, to identify if the tuberculosis vaccination may be required
  • Driver Licence
  • Declaration of serious discipline history must be disclosed


  • Flexible work options
  • Career Development
  • Salary Packaging
  • Modern Facilities
  • Diverse Work Culture
  • Research Opportunities
  • Up to 12.75% super
  • 17.5% leave loading


  • Permanent full time
  • Base salary ranging from $115 049 - $123 799 per annum

About Us

The Continuing Care Team service aim is to offer a recovery-oriented approach that is person-centred, strengths based, collaborative and empowering. There is an emphasis on consumer choice, building resilience and enhancing opportunities for social inclusion. The Project AIR strategy provides specialised and enhanced treatment options for people with personality disorders, their families and carers and supports the development of personality disorder-inclusive health services. Based in Palm Beach.

About Gold Coast Health

  • Nationally and internationally recognised location for innovative medical research and health care
  • Annual operating budget exceeding $1.5 billion
  • More than 1100 beds across three hospitals - Gold Coast University Hospital, Robina Hospital, Varsity Lakes Hospital and Robina and Southport Health Precincts
  • Secondary and tertiary health services across more than 20 facilities
  • Opportunity to combine professional advancement, job satisfaction and relaxation into one fulfilling lifestyle
  • A workplace culture that encourages people to bring their whole selves to work so that they can perform at their best
  • Committed to reflecting the diversity of the Gold Coast community and ensuring each staff member is included and feels like they belong

How to Apply

Click APPLY to submit your application by Tuesday, 31 May 2022

Job Ad reference: GC420448HP

Please note: no third-party applications will be accepted.

Company Description
Queensland Health is a dynamic organisation committed to providing a range of services aimed at achieving good health and wellbeing for all Queenslanders. Through a network of 16 Hospital and Health Services and the Mater Hospitals, Queensland Health delivers a range of integrated services including hospital inpatient, outpatient and emergency services, community and mental health services, aged care services and public health and health promotion programs.