Job no: 521580
Work type: Part time
Location: Albert Road Clinic
Categories: Allied Health Professionals, Nursing - Registered
Group Facilitator (DBT)
Permanent Part Time
Albert Road Clinic offers a range of treatment options for patients with a dual diagnosis of mental illness and substance misuse or problematic addictive behaviours. The Addictions Service provides inpatient support and detoxification as well as day patient rehabilitation and relapse prevention programs. Our therapeutic model which aims to enhance quality of life, support seeking, health responses to stress and personal functioning includes utilising CBT, Motivation Enhancement Therapy and Psychoeducation.
We are now expanding our program offering and are seeking an experienced mental health nurse or allied health professional to facilitate our Adult & Addictions Services for our community programs, working with adults in a group setting. You will be working 2-3 days a week with one day being an evening group.
This role will suit a Registered Nurse, Clinical Psychologist, Occupational Therapist (APHRA registered) or Social Worker with Professional Body Membership bringing a minimum of three years post-graduate experience in Mental Health and Group Facilitation. The ability to plan and organise skills groups along with a commitment to excellence in the delivery of Healthcare services to patients seeking mental health treatment will also be key to all these positions.
You will need to demonstrate;
- Registration/qualifications within your relevant field or industry body, ie AHPRA.
- Training and experience in Dialectical Behaviour Therapy, both in groups and individually, will be essential.
On offer is a competitive salary in accordance with our Enterprise Bargaining Agreement commensurate to your profession, qualifications and experience.
Owned and operated by Ramsay Health Care, Australia's largest and most respected private hospital operator, Albert Road Clinic is one of Victoria's leading psychiatric facilities. The Clinic provides a full range of general, acute and specialised psychiatric services including inpatient, day patient and community Outreach programs.
- Excellent opportunities for advancement and career path opportunities with Albert Road Clinic and wider Ramsay Health Care group.
- We offer a well-supported environment and a collaborative multidisciplinary team approach focusing on producing good outcomes and positive patient experiences.
How to Apply
All applications must be lodged online. Please click the Apply button within this ad to lodge an application (applications should include CV and 2 current work-related referees).
Our commitment to quality and safety for our patients, staff and visitors is our highest priority. Applicants will be required to provide a current (12 months or less) National Police and Working with Children’s check prior to appointment and persons in patient contact roles will be required to provide proof of immunity to specified infectious diseases prior to commencement.
For enquiries, please contact;
Elizett Braga, Nurse Unit Manager
Ph: 0409 398 268.
Applications Close: Tuesday 28th September 2021 at 11:55pm
Advertised: AUS Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: AUS Eastern Standard Time
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