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Clinical Complex Case Manager

Hays Healthcare

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Skills
CASE MANAGEMENT
MENTAL HEALTH
REGISTERED NURSE
Perks & benefits
Counselling

Full job description

Your new company

This Federal Government Department deliver free and confidential nation-wide counselling and support for service-related mental health conditions. They are now seeking a Clinical Complex Case Manager (Psychologist, Social Worker, Registered Nurse, Mental Health Registered Nurse, Occupational Therapist) to join their Coordinated Client Support Team in a full-time capacity on a 12 month initial contract.

This program is specialised, goal oriented case management aimed at streamlining communication between the department, external stakeholders (including treating health professionals, ex-service organisations and advocates) and clients who require an additional level of support. The CCS program delivers support for clients across all aspects of the department, through a primary point of contact. The program is in line with three key strategies of being a client-focused, responsive and connected organisation. The case managers handle a caseload which is regularly reviewed against established goals and outcome measures.

Your new role

In your new role, you will utilise experience gained in case management settings and/or clinical settings, working with clients with mental health conditions, vulnerabilities and/or complex co-morbidities. You will provide a single or primary point of contact and will manage a caseload for very high needs or complex clients and access to clinical expertise on request for Case Coordinators; who manage clients during periods of crisis and who support clients with complex vulnerabilities. Other responsibilities will include:

  • Working collaboratively with key stakeholders to achieve outcomes for clients, building and sustaining relationships with internal, external and inter-departmental stakeholders.
  • Provide an escalation point for clients at risk of harm to self or others.
  • Provide specialised case management and/or clinical expertise and advice to support and enhance the work of the Complex Case Managers, and manage a case load.
  • Undertake a range of client assessments including intake assessments and risk assessments.
  • Contribute to the preparation of high level client summaries and briefs, including maintaining high quality documentation.

What you'll need to succeed

To be successful in this role you will possess the following:

  • You're a qualified Psychologist, Mental Health Accredited Social Worker, Registered Nurse, Mental Health Nurse or Occupational Therapist registered with AHPRA or AASW.
  • Experience in coordinating and assisting in the management of a caseload of complex and potentially at-risk clients in community mental health teams.
  • Extensive experience working within a mental health or community case management setting, including working with people who present with complex mental health conditions.
  • Experience in coordinating and assisting in the management of a caseload of complex and potentially at-risk clients in community mental health teams.
  • You're an Australian Citizen.

What you'll get in return

An exciting role that truly exists to help impact the lives of clients and their families. You will become an integral part of a high functioning team that will work in union to achieve this common aim. A highly competitive hourly rate at an APS6 starting of $60 + super is also available.

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

Shannon Seers
03 9946 3577
shannon.seers@hays.com.au

LHS 297508 #2517251

Job details
Date posted
20 Oct 2021
Category
Healthcare & Medical
Occupation
Psychology & Counselling
Above avg.
$60/hr
Contract type
Permanent
Work type
Temporary
Job mode
Standard hours
Work Authorisation
Australian Citizen / Permanent Resident

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