Whole Family Team (WFT) Clinician


Employment Type: Permanent Full Time
Position Classification: Health Clinician Level 3
Remuneration: $67,889 - $119,265 per annum dependent on qualification
Hours Per Week: 38
Requisition ID: REQ164280
An exciting opportunity exists for a highly motivated person to join our team on a permanent basis. CCLHD has developed a dynamic and robust governance model that brings together the three clinical streams of Mental Health, Drug and Alcohol and Child Protection. This service forms part of the LHD's integrated work with agency partners through projects such as the Central Coast Multi Agency Response Centre (CCMARC) and will continue to develop in line with the Their Futures Matter reforms designed to preserve families and provent children entering Out of Home Care.
The service provides opportunities for staff to further develop their skills and access to excellent training opportunities and working in a multi-disciplinary team. Working with parents to increase their own and the safety, health and wellbeing of their children is both challenging and complex and we value and support staff in their own professional development to ensure current and flexible approaches to this important work.
CCLHD is committed to working with vulnerable families and as such is recruiting permanently to this service and will continue to work with the Ministry of Helath, Stronger Communities Investment Unit and our agency partners to ensure we continue to deliver high quality responses for families and children of the Central Coast.
What you'll be doing
Whole Family Team provides a clinical service for families with parental Mental Health and/or substance use issues whose children have been identified at Risk of Significant Harm.

The primary role of the position is to work as part of a team providing; therapeutic and treatment interventions, case management, family interventions, parenting interventions and skills programs, as well as group programs, within the context of an assertive outreach model of client care.

Where you'll be working

With a rapidly growing population we offer a comprehensive range of services from acute care at Gosford and Wyong hospitals to sub-acute and community based services. We encourage a workforce that is innovative, eager to acquire knowledge and enhance skills and compassionate in caring for our community. As part of our team we will support you and help you develop your career with us.

We invite you to come and be a part of our community. The Central Coast is renowned for its natural beauty. From the bush to the beach there is plenty to do – swimming, surfing, diving, golf, restaurants, cafes, bush walks, sporting clubs and activities for the kids and great shopping – and all in a friendly and relaxed environment.

To hear from our team what it’s like to work with us, you can read their stories on our Instagram account. http://instagram.com/careersatcclhd

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For role related queries or questions contact Donna Curtis on 4328 7350 or 0414 192 278 or email: Donna.Curtis@health.nsw.gov.au

Applications Close: Thursday, 28 May 2020 at 11.59pm