Intake Clinician – Mental Health – Nurse, Psychologist or Social Worker DFP Recruitment Services Pty Ltd

  • Company:
    DFP Recruitment
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    1 hour ago
  • Category:
    Social Care

DFP Recruitment are currently seeking Mental Health professionals to join a leading Federal Government organisation as an Intake Clinician in Brisbane CBD.

As an Intake Clinician at Open Arms you will provide mental health triage services, intake assessments as well as providing clinical support to the community. You will have extensive experience in triaging and coordinator of telephone based clinical intake services including complex and potentially high-risk clients.

Duties of an Intake Clinician:

  • Triaging and coordinating intakes and referral of clients which will include referrals of individuals, couples, families and complex and potentially high-risk cases,
  • Ensure effective and efficient intake of clients, and ensuring that the cases are promptly triaged,
  • Risk assessment and safety planning,
  • Liaising with internal and external stakeholders for follow-up actions,
  • Identifying and escalating high-risk, high profile and complex cases to senior management,
  • Accurate record-keeping and documentation regarding cases identified as “risk”,
  • Ensuring compliance, strictly following policies and procedures.
  • To be successful you will have:

  • Relevant qualifications and AHPRA registration as a Psychologists or Registered Nurse (Mental Health) or AASW registered Social Worker
  • A working with Children and/or Working with Vulnerable People Checks/Clearances but be valid or obtained prior to commencement.
  • Experience in a complex mental health clinical service delivery, including intake, triage and risk assessment
  • Specific experience in working with clients in the Community or Defence Mental Health Experience.
  • An Australian Citizen and willing to undertake a National Security Check
    In return you will receive:

  • An attractive hourly rate of $60 per hour + super (plus penalties)
  • Monday to Sunday Shifts (24/7) – part time or casual hours available
  • Located in Brisbane’s CBD
  • 3 week extensive training and ongoing support & development
  • 12 month contract with a potential of extensions of up to 3 years

  • If you are interested in applying but have some questions, please contact Azerina on 07 3239 2500 or click APPLY NOW.

    We look forward to speaking to you soon. Good Luck!