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Youth Access Clinician - headspace Tweed Heads


Employer: Social Futures
Work Type/s: Full Time
Classification/s: Youth, Mental Health & Counselling
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Regional NSW

Job posted on: 11 February, 2019.
Applications close: 22 February, 2019.

  • Full Time - 76 Hours per fortnight
  • SCHCADS Level 4
  • Location: Tweed Heads NSW

Social Futures, has an exciting new opportunity for an experienced and passionate clinician to join a great team at headspace delivering specialised mental health support and recovery based services to young people in Tweed Heads.

The incumbent will be required to effectively engage, screen and provide timely assessments and arrange and facilitate appropriate referral pathways. The position also requires where applicable the provision of brief therapeutic intervention in arrangement with manager.

The YAC will required to be skilled in engaging with young people and assessing a young person's needs, including complex risk assessments and the ability to action plan to mitigate any identified risk.

As one of the first contact points for young people accessing headspace services, the YAC will need to build a positive rapport with a wide range of young people, as well as their family and friends.

How to apply for this job

Applications close 4pm Friday 22nd February, 2019.

To access a position description, address the selection criteria and apply online, please visit our website: here.

Please note: not addressing the selection criteria will result in an incomplete application.