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Senior Clinician – Weston

Flexible working arrangements including part time and working from home.

Regular clinical supervision and professional development budget for staff.

A welcoming and supportive team of clinicians.

Salary commensurate with skills and experience.

The role:

We have a unique opportunity for an experienced Psychologist, Mental Health Social Worker or Occupational Therapist to join our specialist multidisciplinary team in the provision of mental health and disability support to individuals, families, and government and non-government community organisations.

Key role objectives: 

Foster and assist the ability of children, young people and adults to recover from the effects of trauma, and other emotional /psychological impacts;

Build the capacity of families, caregivers, and other key stakeholders to provide supportive therapeutic responses for children, young people and adults who present with complex needs;

Develop and strengthen multi-disciplinary responses to address the needs of children, young people and adults;

Commit to a model of practice that is underpinned by clinical integrity, and that embodies a strength-based perspective that is universal in response to the needs of children, young people and adults:

Safeguard that considered planning and intervention occur in regard to the needs of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, other culturally diverse, and  lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning (or: queer), and intersex children, young people and adults.

About you: 

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in the workforce in the fields of health, disability, education, or social services
  • Full registration as an Occupational Therapist, Mental Health Nurse, Psychologist (with AHPRA registration) or Mental Health Social Worker accreditation from AASW.
  • Thorough understanding of trauma informed practice and the effects of complex trauma

Other requirements 

  • Current Driver’s Licence.
  • Working with Children Check and National Police Check.
  • Ability to work outside of normal business hours, including interstate travel.
  • COVID 19 Vaccination Certificate.

This is an exciting career opportunity for a motivated and enthusiastic individual looking to gain further experience in this specialist field, work amongst a supportive team and make a real difference in vulnerable young peoples’ lives.

Please note, we are unable to offer this position to provisionally registered psychologists or undergraduates. 

About us:

Australian Childhood Trauma Group specialises in working with children and families that experience mental health issues and disability. We provide therapeutic support services to government and non-government agencies, schools and individuals.

Our vision is a world where the risk of complex trauma is eliminated, and survivors have access to effective services without prejudice.

We are dedicated to developing and retaining staff irrespective of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. We encourage applications from all sectors of the community, especially from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community.

The ACT Group is committed to being a child safe organisation that recognises, respects and promotes the rights of children, young and vulnerable people.

Working with the ACT Group 

We offer a competitive salary based on skills and experience.

Our employment package also includes:

  • Bonus incentive scheme.
  • Three gifted days of annual leave over the holiday period.
  • Flexible family-friendly working arrangements.
  • Generous budget for staff professional development.
  • Internal supervision opportunities.
  • Employee Assistance Program.

You will work for an organisation committed to continuous improvement and transformation for the better, of our staff, clients and community.

A full position description can be found here: PD Senior Mental Health Clinician ACT

How to Apply 

To apply for this role, please select the ‘Apply Now’ button below. Please include a copy of your current CV, along with a cover letter outlining you experience and why you think you would be right for this role.

Applications without a cover letter may not be taken into consideration.

We are keen to fill the role as soon as possible and applicants may be invited to interview before the application closing date. If you are interested in the role, we encourage you to please apply as soon as possible.

Report to management any criminal charges or convictions you receive prior to and during the course of your employment/volunteering that may indicate a possible risk to Open to Expressions of Interest

To apply for this position, please email our Operations Team, attaching a covering letter and your CV outlining your recent professional experience: info@theactgroup.com.au

Applications may not be considered without a covering letter.

Mental Health Clinician – Fitzroy

Flexible working arrangements including part time and working from home.

Regular clinical supervision and professional development budget for staff.

A welcoming and supportive team of clinicians.

Salary commensurate with skills and experience.

The role:

We have a unique opportunity for an experienced Psychologist, Mental Health Social Worker or Mental Health Nurse to join our specialist multidisciplinary team in the provision of mental health and disability support to individuals, families, government and non-government community organisations.

Key role objectives: 

Foster and assist the ability of children, young people and adults to recover from the effects of trauma, and other emotional /psychological impacts;

Build the capacity of families, caregivers, and other key stakeholders to provide supportive therapeutic responses for children, young people and adults who present with complex needs;

Develop and strengthen multi-disciplinary responses to address the needs of children, young people and adults;

Commit to a model of practice that is underpinned by clinical integrity, and that embodies a strength-based perspective that is universal in response to the needs of children, young people and adults:

Safeguard that considered planning and intervention occurs in regard to the needs of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, other culturally diverse, and  lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning (or: queer), and intersex children, young people and adults.

About you: 

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in the workforce in the fields of health, disability, education, or social services
  • Full registration as an Occupational Therapist, Mental Health Nurse, Speech Therapist, Psychologist (with AHPRA registration) or Mental Health Social Worker accreditation from AASW.
  • Thorough understanding of trauma informed practice and the effects of complex trauma

Other requirements 

  • Current Driver’s Licence.
  • Working with Children Check and National Police Check.
  • Ability to work outside of normal business hours, including interstate travel.
  • COVID 19 Vaccination Certificate.

This is an exciting career opportunity for a motivated and enthusiastic individual looking to gain further experience in this specialist field, work amongst a supportive team and make a real difference in vulnerable young peoples’ lives.

Please note, we are unable to offer this position to provisionally registered psychologists or undergraduates. 

About us:

Australian Childhood Trauma Group specialises in working with children and families that experience mental health issues and disability. We provide therapeutic support services to government and non-government agencies, schools and individuals.

Our vision is a world where the risk of complex trauma is eliminated, and survivors have access to effective services without prejudice.

We are dedicated to developing and retaining staff irrespective of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. We encourage applications from all sectors of the community, especially from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community.

The ACT Group is committed to being a child safe organisation that recognises, respects and promotes the rights of children, young and vulnerable people.

Working with the ACT Group 

We offer a competitive salary based on skills and experience.

Our employment package also includes:

  • Bonus incentive scheme.
  • Three gifted days of annual leave over the holiday period.
  • Flexible family-friendly working arrangements.
  • Generous budget for staff professional development.
  • Internal supervision opportunities.
  • Employee Assistance Program.

You will work for an organisation committed to continuous improvement and transformation for the better, for our staff, clients and community.

A full position description can be found here: PD Mental Heath Clinician

How to Apply 

To apply for this role, please select the ‘Apply Now’ button below. Please include a copy of your current CV, along with a cover letter outlining you experience and why you think you would be right for this role.

Applications without a cover letter may not be taken into consideration.

We are keen to fill the role as soon as possible and applicants may be invited to interview before the application closing date. If you are interested in the role, we encourage you to please apply as soon as possible.

Report to management any criminal charges or convictions you receive prior to and during the course of your employment/volunteering that may indicate a possible risk to Open to Expressions of Interest

To apply for this position, please email our Operations Team, attaching a covering letter and your CV outlining your recent professional experience: info@theactgroup.com.au

Applications may not be considered without a covering letter.

Senior Mental Health Clinician – Fitzroy/ Geelong

Flexible working arrangements including part time and working from home.

Regular clinical supervision and professional development budget for staff.

A welcoming and supportive team of clinicians.

Salary commensurate with skills and experience.

The role:

We have a unique opportunity for an experienced Psychologist, Mental Health Social Worker or Mental Health Nurse to join our specialist multidisciplinary team in the provision of mental health and disability support to individuals, families, government and non-government community organisations.

Key role objectives: 

Foster and assist the ability of children, young people and adults to recover from the effects of trauma, and other emotional /psychological impacts;

Build the capacity of families, caregivers, and other key stakeholders to provide supportive therapeutic responses for children, young people and adults who present with complex needs;

Develop and strengthen multi-disciplinary responses to address the needs of children, young people and adults;

Commit to a model of practice that is underpinned by clinical integrity, and that embodies a strength-based perspective that is universal in response to the needs of children, young people and adults:

Safeguard that considered planning and intervention occurs in regard to the needs of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, other culturally diverse, and  lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning (or: queer), and intersex children, young people and adults.

About you: 

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in the workforce in the fields of health, disability, education, or social services
  • Full registration as an Occupational Therapist, Mental Health Nurse, Speech Therapist, Psychologist (with AHPRA registration) or Mental Health Social Worker accreditation from AASW.
  • Thorough understanding of trauma informed practice and the effects of complex trauma

Other requirements 

  • Current Driver’s Licence.
  • Working with Children Check and National Police Check.
  • Ability to work outside of normal business hours, including interstate travel.
  • COVID 19 Vaccination Certificate.

This is an exciting career opportunity for a motivated and enthusiastic individual looking to gain further experience in this specialist field, work amongst a supportive team and make a real difference in vulnerable young peoples’ lives.

Please note, we are unable to offer this position to provisionally registered psychologists or undergraduates. 

About us:

Australian Childhood Trauma Group specialises in working with children and families that experience mental health issues and disability. We provide therapeutic support services to government and non-government agencies, schools and individuals.

Our vision is a world where the risk of complex trauma is eliminated, and survivors have access to effective services without prejudice.

We are dedicated to developing and retaining staff irrespective of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. We encourage applications from all sectors of the community, especially from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community.

The ACT Group is committed to being a child safe organisation that recognises, respects and promotes the rights of children, young and vulnerable people.

Working with the ACT Group 

We offer a competitive salary based on skills and experience.

Our employment package also includes:

  • Bonus incentive scheme.
  • Three gifted days of annual leave over the holiday period.
  • Flexible family-friendly working arrangements.
  • Generous budget for staff professional development.
  • Internal supervision opportunities.
  • Employee Assistance Program.

You will work for an organisation committed to continuous improvement and transformation for the better, for our staff, clients and community.

A full position description can be found here: PD Senior Mental Health Clinician

How to Apply 

To apply for this role, please select the ‘Apply Now’ button below. Please include a copy of your current CV, along with a cover letter outlining you experience and why you think you would be right for this role.

Applications without a cover letter may not be taken into consideration.

We are keen to fill the role as soon as possible and applicants may be invited to interview before the application closing date. If you are interested in the role, we encourage you to please apply as soon as possible.

Report to management any criminal charges or convictions you receive prior to and during the course of your employment/volunteering that may indicate a possible risk to Open to Expressions of Interest

To apply for this position, please email our Operations Team, attaching a covering letter and your CV outlining your recent professional experience: info@theactgroup.com.au

Applications may not be considered without a covering letter.

Psychologist 

Hours:  FULL TIME / PART TIME  
Location:  FITZROY / GEELONG / CANBERRA
Reports to:   CLINICAL SERVICES LEAD 
  • Flexible working arrangements including part time and working from home.  
  • Regular clinical supervision and professional development budget for staff. 
  • A welcoming and supportive team of clinicians.  
  • Salary commensurate with skills and experience.   

 

The role: 

We have a unique opportunity for an experienced Psychologist to join our specialist multidisciplinary team in the provision of mental health and disability support to individuals, families, government and non-government community organisations.  

 

Key role objectives: 

  • Foster and assist the ability of children, young people and adults to recover from the effects of trauma, and other emotional /psychological impacts; 
  • Build the capacity of families, caregivers, and other key stakeholders to provide supportive therapeutic responses for children, young people and adults who present with complex needs; 
  • Develop and strengthen multi-disciplinary responses to address the needs of children, young people and adults; 
  • Commit to a model of practice that is underpinned by clinical integrity, and that embodies a strength-based perspective that is universal in response to the needs of children, young people and adults:  
  • Safeguard that considered planning and intervention occurs in regard to the needs of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, other culturally diverse, and  lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning (or: queer), and intersex children, young people and adults. 

 

About you:  

Psychologist  

  • AHPRA registered Psychologist.  
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in the workforce in the fields of health, disability, education or other social services.

Other requirements  

  • Current Driver’s Licence.  
  • Working with Children Check and National Police Check.   
  • Ability to work outside of normal business hours, including interstate travel.  
  • COVID 19 Vaccination Certificate.   

 

This is an exciting career opportunity for a motivated and enthusiastic individual looking to gain further experience in this specialist field, work amongst a supportive team and make a real difference in vulnerable young peoples’ lives. 

 

Please note, we are unable to offer this position to provisionally registered psychologists or undergraduates.  

 

About us: 

Australian Childhood Trauma Group specialises in working with children and families that experience mental health issues and disability. We provide therapeutic support services to government and non-government agencies, schools and individuals.  

Our vision is a world where the risk of complex trauma is eliminated, and survivors have access to effective services without prejudice.   

We are dedicated to developing and retaining staff irrespective of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. We encourage applications from all sectors of the community, especially from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community. 

 

The ACT Group is committed to being a child safe organisation that recognises, respects and promotes the rights of children, young and vulnerable people. 

 

Working with the ACT Group  

We offer a competitive salary based on skills and experience.  

  

Our employment package also includes: 

  • Bonus incentive scheme.  
  • Three gifted days of annual leave over the holiday period. 
  • Flexible family-friendly working arrangements. 
  • Generous budget for staff professional development. 
  • Internal supervision opportunities. 
  • Employee Assistance Program. 

 

You will work for an organisation committed to continuous improvement and transformation for the better, for our staff, clients and community.  

To view a full position description click here: Psychologist PD

Social Worker

Hours:  FULL TIME / PART TIME  
Location:  FITZROY / GEELONG / CANBERRA
Reports to:   CLINICAL SERVICES LEAD 
  • Flexible working arrangements including part time and working from home.  
  • Regular clinical supervision and professional development budget for staff. 
  • A welcoming and supportive team of clinicians.  
  • Salary commensurate with skills and experience.   

 

The role: 

We have a unique opportunity for an experienced Social Worker to join our specialist multidisciplinary team in the provision of mental health and disability support to individuals, families, government and non-government community organisations.  

 

Key role objectives: 

  • Foster and assist the ability of children, young people and adults to recover from the effects of trauma, and other emotional /psychological impacts; 
  • Build the capacity of families, caregivers, and other key stakeholders to provide supportive therapeutic responses for children, young people and adults who present with complex needs; 
  • Develop and strengthen multi-disciplinary responses to address the needs of children, young people and adults; 
  • Commit to a model of practice that is underpinned by clinical integrity, and that embodies a strength-based perspective that is universal in response to the needs of children, young people and adults:  
  • Safeguard that considered planning and intervention occurs in regard to the needs of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, other culturally diverse, and  lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning (or: queer), and intersex children, young people and adults. 

 

About you:  

Social Worker  

  • Tertiary qualifications in Social Work.   
  • Member of (or eligibility for) membership of AASW.   
  • Experience working within the field of mental health and/or disability, with an understanding and keen interest in the effects of trauma.

Other requirements  

  • Current Driver’s Licence.  
  • Working with Children Check and National Police Check.   
  • Ability to work outside of normal business hours, including interstate travel.  
  • COVID 19 Vaccination Certificate.   

 

This is an exciting career opportunity for a motivated and enthusiastic individual looking to gain further experience in this specialist field, work amongst a supportive team and make a real difference in vulnerable young peoples’ lives. 

About us: 

Australian Childhood Trauma Group specialises in working with children and families that experience mental health issues and disability. We provide therapeutic support services to government and non-government agencies, schools and individuals.  

Our vision is a world where the risk of complex trauma is eliminated, and survivors have access to effective services without prejudice.   

We are dedicated to developing and retaining staff irrespective of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. We encourage applications from all sectors of the community, especially from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community. 

 

The ACT Group is committed to being a child safe organisation that recognises, respects and promotes the rights of children, young and vulnerable people. 

 

Working with the ACT Group  

We offer a competitive salary based on skills and experience.  

  

Our employment package also includes: 

  • Bonus incentive scheme.  
  • Three gifted days of annual leave over the holiday period. 
  • Flexible family-friendly working arrangements. 
  • Generous budget for staff professional development. 
  • Internal supervision opportunities. 
  • Employee Assistance Program. 

 

You will work for an organisation committed to continuous improvement and transformation for he better, for our staff, clients and community.  

To view a full position description click here: Social Worker PD

How to apply for these jobs

Please send a copy of your current CV, along with a cover letter outlining why you think you would be right for a role and your past experience.

Send your completed application to info@theactgroup.com.au using the subject line: ACTG – JOB TITLE: LOCATION Application.

If you have any questions in regards to the position, please call our office on 1300 034 503.