The Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs

Position Title: Occupational Therapist/ Psychologist/Social Worker (Child and Youth Mental Health Access Team)

Location: Robina and Southport

Closing Date: Friday, 2 February 2024

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Remuneration: $52.86 - $56.89 p.h

The Role

An opportunity has become available for an Occupational Therapist/Psychologist/Social Worker (Child and Youth Mental Health Services - Access Team) to join Gold Coast Health (GCH) where the focus of our 12 000-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

· Apply professional knowledge and skills in clinical decision making

· Contribute to the clinical education of students and other staff

· Provide comprehensive care to consumers with an acute mental health issue

· Coordinate the treatment planning, interventions, implementation and evaluation of therapeutic programs and support services

About you

To be successful in this position you will require:

· Possession of a tertiary degree in Occupational Therapy, Psychology or Social Work

· AHPRA Registration (Occupational Therapist/Psychologist only)

· Working with children check (Social Worker only)

· Drive Licence

· Evidence of vaccination, or be able to be vaccinated against and remain vaccinated against - Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella (Chicken Pox), Pertussis (Whooping Cough) and Hepatitis B

· Tuberculosis screening, to identify if the tuberculosis vaccination may be required

· Declaration of serious discipline history must be disclosed

· Criminal History Screening will be required for new employees (GCH will cover cost)


· Flexible work options

· Career Development

· Salary Packaging

· Modern Facilities

· Diverse Work Culture

· Research Opportunities

· Up to 12.75% super

· 17.5% leave loading


· Permanent part time (53.2 hrs p.f)

· Base salary ranging from $52.86 - $56.89 per hour

About Us

The Child and Youth Mental Health Service (CYMHS) is a free, confidential and voluntary service provided by Gold Coast Health. Our service is available to children and young people from birth to 25 years and their families who live in the Gold Coast region. Our clinics offer multi-disciplinary teams who are experienced in understanding and working with the emotional and behavioural problems facing children, young people and their families. Based in Robina and Southport.

Enquiries: Ashley Sturm

Job Ad Reference: GC538213

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