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Job Summary
  • Company
    Tasmanian Health Service
  • Location
    Glenorchy, TAS 7010
  • Salary
    88,192.00 - 98,170.00 $ /year
  • Job Type
    Full Time
  • Job Category
    Health, Medical & Pharmaceutical
  • Occupations
    Mental Health
    Psychology & Counselling
  • Industries
    Healthcare Services
  • Job Reference Code

Tasmanian Health Service

Adult Community Mental Health Service

Glenorchy and Northern Districts


The Tasmanian Health Service is seeking interest from suitably qualified applicants for a permanent Psychologist vacancy to join the Adult Community Mental Health Service team in Glenorchy and the Northern Districts.

The Adult Community Mental Health Service operates in a number of community teams across the state. The service offers assessment, treatment, liaison, support, education, advice and referral to other services. We offer a free, confidential service to people aged between 18 and 65 years who have severe and complex mental health conditions.

This position is located in the Northern Districts, and will work across Glenorchy, Derwent Valley and the Central Highland regions. As a member of the Adult Community Mental Health Service, you will be working in a dynamic and supportive team with access to ongoing training, professional development, salary packaging, and unparalleled opportunities within Mental Health and the Tasmanian Health Service.

Tasmania offers a great work life balance. Consider a lifestyle with affordable real estate, easy commuting, quality education and all the services you would expect in a major city.  There are world class arts, music, festivals and endless culinary delights. Tasmanians are privileged to have world class heritage, wilderness and pristine beaches on their doorstep.  

Salary: $88,192 to $98,170 per annum

Period of Employment: Permanent full-time day work, working 76 hours per fortnight commencing as soon as possible. Part- time hours will be considered and flexible work arrangements can be negotiated.

The Role: As part of a multidisciplinary team delivering high quality mental health services in accordance with the Mental Health Services Strategic Plan, Mental Health Service principles, National Mental Health Standards, Agency policy, legal requirements and relevant professional competencies, the Psychologist will:

  • Undertake the delivery of quality care to clients of the Adult Community Mental Health Service based on best practice principles and within a collaborative and multi-disciplinary framework.
  • Provide a specialist assessment and treatment service to clients of the Adult Community Mental Health Service and their families or carers.
  • Promote community awareness in relation to mental health and act as a consultant to other agencies with regard to the support and management of clients with mental health needs.

For further information about this exciting opportunity please contact Josephine Poole on (03) 6233 6011 or email josephine.poole@ths.tas.gov.au

To apply for this role, please go to www.jobs.tas.gov.au Applicants are asked to address the selection criteria within the Statement of Duties.  Please click the Apply Now button to submit your application. 

Applications close: Sunday 3rd June 2018 at 11:55PM

Vacancy No. 506087

Tasmanian Health Service