Mental Health Group Therapist
Job no: 515414
Work type: Part time
Location: Warners Bay Private Hospital
Categories: Allied Health Professionals
We are seeking experienced Psychologists, Occupational Therapists or Social Workers to join our team at Warners Bay Private Hospital in this permanent part time opportunity!
Mental Health Group Therapist
About the Role
This opportunity will see you provide psychosocial assessments, facilitate our day program groups and provide one to one intervention when required. You will be responsible for the delivery of comprehensive therapy programs and provision of high-quality assessment, counselling, treatment and services to customers of the Hospital.
This role is permanent part time role 3 days a week, with working days negotiable but likely to be Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday.
You will work with a supportive team to plan and deliver quality patient care to those patients admitted with a primary mental health condition. Our group program therapists are well supported in a clinical capacity with access to a weekly clinical review meeting with the treating psychiatrists and the multidisciplinary team members as well as supervision.
To succeed in this role, you will have prior experience working with acute mental health clients and whilst experience in facilitating group programs is ideal, training and supervision can be provided for suitable applicants.
You will also bring
- AHPRA registration (Provisional considered)
- 2 years’ minimum experience in facilitating groups in a mental health/allied health clinical environment
- An understanding of continuous improvement and risk management
- Strong commitment to customer service and quality outcomes
- Intermediate skills in the Microsoft Office suite
- Ability to work within a multidisciplinary team environment
Warners Bay Private Hospital offers residents of Newcastle and beyond a comprehensive range of specialist medical, surgical, rehabilitation and mental health services.
The hospital is owned and operated by Ramsay Health Care, a global operator of private hospitals and primary care clinics with 72 Australian sites employing over 30,000 people. We have been focused on delivering high-quality patient care and practising the Ramsay Way philosophy of ‘People Caring for People’ since 1972. Benefits of working with us include;
- Professional Development – Grow your career across our national network!
- Extensive Employee assistance program
- Industry discounts across private health insurance, retail services, financial services and more.
To ensure the quality and safety for our patients, staff and visitors, applicants will be required to provide before commencement a National Police Check, Working with Children Clearance and proof of immunity to infectious diseases.
If you would like to discuss this opportunity please contact Merran Boyd, Mental Health Manager at BoydM@ramsayhealth.com.au
Applications Close: 18th May 2021 at 11.55pm
Advertised: AUS Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: AUS Eastern Standard Time
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