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Clinical Nurse/Midwife - Mental Health

Nursing, Midwifery

Posted: 16 May 2024

Location: Katherine NT

Katherine Mental Health & Alcohol and Other Drugs Service is looking for a Specialist to join our small community Mental Health AOD Team based in Katherine.

  • Nurse Lev­el 3 (Remu­ner­a­tion Pack­age $122,455 — $130,722)
  • Men­tal Health Ser­vices, Big Rivers Region
  • Fixed vacan­cy in Kather­ine avail­able for 12 months 

Health Careers & Oppor­tu­ni­ties in the North­ern Territory.

If you want your career to go places then join Depart­ment of Health in the North­ern Ter­ri­to­ry. The chal­lenges and oppor­tu­ni­ties in health and com­mu­ni­ty care in the Ter­ri­to­ry are like no oth­er in Aus­tralia, from remote Abo­rig­i­nal health to trop­i­cal health and urban ter­tiary care. Con­tin­ued invest­ments in Abo­rig­i­nal health, remote health, acute care and com­mu­ni­ty ser­vices, offer many oppor­tu­ni­ties for health pro­fes­sion­als who want to be part of mak­ing a difference.

Kather­ine Men­tal Health & Alco­hol and Oth­er Drugs Ser­vice is look­ing for a Spe­cial­ist to join our small com­mu­ni­ty Men­tal Health AOD Team based in Katherine. 

Work­ing as a part of the mul­ti-dis­ci­pli­nary health team, and pri­mar­i­ly in an after-hours capac­i­ty, the role will engage in the pro­vi­sion of men­tal health/​AOD triage assess­ment and treat­ment of clients pre­sent­ing to the Kather­ine hos­pi­tal emer­gency depart­ment as part of the com­mu­ni­ty men­tal health/​AOD team. The role will encom­pass cri­sis man­age­ment, short-term brief inter­ven­tion using a recov­er- based frame­work, and refer­rals to oth­er health­care pro­fes­sion­als for fol­low-up treatment.

For fur­ther infor­ma­tion about this vacan­cy please con­tact: Jane Hair, Man­ag­er on 08 8973 8724 or KatherineMHS.​DOH@​nt.​gov.​au

Quote vacan­cy num­ber: 44667

Clos­ing date: 04.06.2024

Appli­ca­tions should con­sist of a one page sum­ma­ry sheet, resume / CV and copies of rel­e­vant qualifications.

For a copy of the Job Descrip­tion or to view career oppor­tu­ni­ties in the North­ern Ter­ri­to­ry Gov­ern­ment please vis­it https://​jobs​.nt​.gov​.au/​H​o​m​e​/​J​o​b​D​e​t​a​i​l​s​?​r​t​f​I​d​=​296101